Two tickets punched to the Final Four tonight:
Notre Dame beat Baylor, 88-69. Natalie Achonwa went down with a knee injury late in the second half, which scared everyone in the arena. But she got up, pointed to her teammates and reportedly yelled at them to “win this #@$% !” She will have an MRI tomorrow.
UConn surged past Texas A&M, 69-54.
More NCAA Tournament news:
After rolling her ankle in yesterday’s game, North Carolina star Diamond DeShields is a game time decision for tomorrow’s match up with Stanford.
Stanford is riding the triangle to the pinnacle (at Nashville?)
Other college news:
Fresno State coach Raegan Pebley is expected to be named TCU’s new coach tomorrow.
The semifinals are set after quarterfinals wrapped up tonight:
Rutgers 55, Bowling Green 50
UTEP 70, Washington 63
Rutgers at South Florida, 7 p.m. ET
South Dakota at UTEP, 9 p.m. ET
McDonald’s All-American game:
The Sun traded Sandrine Gruda to the Sparks in exchange for their 11th pick this year and their second-round pick next year.