Three Pac-12 women's basketball teams earned first-place votes in the preseason coaches' poll, but despite some major changes upcoming, the Stanford Cardinal was voted the favorite for the 15th year in a row.
A self-evaluation made it clear: the Cardinal would have to ditch the triangle offense that's led it to so much success over the past decade-plus. So former NBA coach Mike D'Antoni dropped in to teach his philosophies at Cardinal practices.
Cynthia Cooper-Dyke's players seem to have an unparalled work ethic. During 2014-15 Pac-12 Women's Basketball Media Day on Wednesday, what the USC Trojans head coach said of forward Alexyz Vaioletama's summer made you believe it.