Facing new allegations of anti-lesbian bias, will Penn State coach Rene Portland finally come under fire?
After carrying around a lot of excess baggage for a long time, the Penn State program gets a fresh start -- and hopefully will begin to heal -- as new coach Coquese Washington takes over.
Rene Portland's resignation Thursday brought relief -- and the hope that the rotting toothache that Penn State women's hoops had become can now start healing.
From a legal standpoint, the discrimination lawsuit Jen Harris and the NCLR filed against Penn State and coach Rene Portland is closed. In reality, though, very little seems to have been resolved.
Penn State's findings seem to take at least a step toward clarifying there is a problem on Rene Portland's end. But there's still a great deal left up in the air.
Diana Taurasi on the cover of SI? Fantastic. The story inside? Sweeping hyperbole and omitted facts.