Notre Dame, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Jewell Loyd netted a team-high 30 points
and pulled down five rebounds as the Notre Dame Fighting Irish defeated the
Baylor Lady Bears, 88-69, in the Notre Dame regional final at Purcell
Pavilion to advance to the Final Four.
LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Lincoln Regional is finally down to two teams, with the Elite Eight getting underway on Monday, March 31, 2014, at 9:30 p.m. EDT (8:30 p.m. CDT) at Pinnacle Bank Arena, in Lincoln, Neb. The regional final will feature top-seeded and undefeated Connecticut, who survived a bit of a scare in its Sweet 16 meeting with 12th-seeded BYU on Saturday, trailing the Cougars for much of the first half in the face of an unexpectedly tough BYU defense, before finding another gear and sweeping to a 70-51 win.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Both sides will have their work cut out for them as two programs that are very familiar with one another meet again, this time with a trip to the Final Four in Nashville on the line. Top-seeded Notre Dame (35-0) will face second-seeded Baylor (32-4) on Mon., March 31, in Purcell Pavilion at 7:30 p.m. Eastern
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The University of Tennessee Lady Vols may have owned the No. 1-seed coming into the Sweet 16 of the Louisville Regional of the 2014 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament.
But on Sunday afternoon in Louisville, it was the fourth-seeded University of Maryland Terrapins who owned the court, dumping the one-seed, 73-62, to move on to Tuesday night’s Elite Eight match-up with the hosting Louisville Cardinals.
Stanford, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Diamond DeShields poured in 19 points to
lead the fourth-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels past the top-seeded South
Carolina Gamecocks, 65-58, in the Stanford regional semifinals of the NCAA
Tournament at Maples Pavilion.
Stanford, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Chiney Ogwumike tallied 29 points and 15
rebounds, as the second-seeded Stanford Cardinal made easy work of the third-
seeded Penn State Nittany Lions, 82-57, in the semifinals of the Stanford
regional of the NCAA Tournament at Maples Pavilion.
Stanford, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Chiney Ogwumike tallied 29 points and 15 rebounds, as the second-seeded Stanford Cardinal made easy work of the third- seeded Penn State Nittany Lions, 82-57, in the semifinals of the Stanford regional of the NCAA Tournament at Maples Pavilion.
Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Shoni Schimmel scored 19 points and
dished out six assists in leading the Louisville Cardinals to a 73-47 rout of
the LSU Tigers in the Sweet 16 at the KFC Yum! Center.
The Stanford Regional may not be anyone’s pick to produce this year's national champion, but it maintains intrigue because all four teams are fully capable of winning twice and advancing to the next week’s Final Four in Nashville.
The hottest player? Probably North Carolina’s Diamond DeShields, who showed Michigan State her well-rounded game in the Tar Heels' 62-53 victory in the Round of 32. DeShields had 24 points and 12 rebounds as UNC built a 26-point lead early in the second half before cruising the rest of the way.