Baylor bests Notre Dame in rematch

It was a close game most of the way, but Notre Dame ran out of gas and Baylor won the championship rematch, 73-61. Brittney Griner lead the Bears with 24 points and 14 rebounds.

Also tonight, Creighton upset #25 Nebraska, 66-57.

Other stuff:

The Western Athletic Conference adds Chicago State, and keeps their tournament hopes alive.

Chelsea Gray and Elizabeth Williams keep Duke flying high.

Kentucky is set to break their school attendance record Friday with their game against DePaul.

Marist has signed Coach Brian Giorgis to a contract extension that runs through 2021.

Tennessee’s Ariel “Mama” Massengale is in a familiar role.

The Duke Blue Devils had a locker room and lounge-naming ceremony.

UConn’s Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is questionable for tomorrow’s game against Penn State.

Penn is in search of a traveling groove.

Cornell, Harvard and Princeton are emerging as title frontrunners in the Ivy League.

Siena are comeback queens.

FGCU is not about to over-use “team engine” Brittany Kennedy.

Arizona is treading water.

Colorado’s Jen Reese has found her niche coming off the bench.

Georgia State’s Cody Paulk is a shot-blocking monster.

ODU: five thoughts from Cal and Dartmouth last weekend.

Dartmouth’s Abbey Schmitt has returned to the hardwood in a big way.

Professional:

Temeka Johnson blogs from Europe – in the holiday spirit.

Who should coach the Connecticut Sun?