This was one sweet win for Nneka Enemkpali and No. 10 Texas. The senior forward scored 18 points, and the Longhorns beat No. 6 Stanford 87-81 in overtime on Thursday night.
Jordan Sibert scored 18 points and Kendall Pollard added a season-high 12 while Dayton rolled past Stanford 82-72 to make the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984.
Dwight Powell had 12 points, 15 rebounds and four blocked shots to help Stanford beat Stephen F. Austin 58-57 Tuesday night in the opening round of the NIT.
Stanford is the new top team in the nation, barely edging Connecticut for the spot in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday.
The Lady Bears will leave the Aloha State short of their expectations for a good trip after a 71-69 loss to Stanford in the first game of the Rainbow Wahine Classic on Friday night.
Brittney Griner is going to temporarily trade her longboard for a surfboard, and coach Kim Mulkey was flashing a “Hang Loose” sign and talking about how much fun top-ranked Baylor is going to have in Hawaii.
Enrolling at Stanford may have been the best decision Andrew Luck ever made. And not enrolling at Stanford worked out well for Robert Griffin III.
Stanford sisters Nnemkadi and Chiney Ogwumike are thrilled to take on one mighty challenge — stopping Baylor star Brittney Griner.
Brittney Griner and Baylor are two wins from a perfect season. But it won’t be easy for the Lady Bears to go undefeated.
Texas A&M has upset its second straight top-seeded team in the NCAA tournament and is heading to its first national championship game.