More pre-Final Four bits

Oklahoma was shaky at the beginning of the season when they lost glue-of-the-team Whitney Hand to injury. But winning against Marist turned it around for them.

ESPN’s Graham Hays says Jayne Appel, Kayla Pederson and Nnemkadi Ogwumike are the scariest threesome at the tournament.

And two pieces on Baylor freshman Brittney Griner: she’s been given a second chance by the sports world, and someone thought they’d use her as a spring board to discuss how physical the women’s game has become.

Oklahoma and Stanford tip off at 4 p.m. PDT/7 p.m. EDT tomorrow, while Baylor and Connecticut play at 6 p.m./9 p.m.