Only one upset today:
#12 Nebraska took down #9 Duke, 60-54.
#2 Notre Dame, #4 Texas, #5 Texas A&M and #10 Cal pounded their opponents, and are undefeated. Brittany Boyd posted a triple-double for the Golden Bears.
St. John’s is also unbeaten.
Florida State edged Purdue in overtime, 67-64.
Pitt slipped by Ohio State, 78-74.
Minnesota downed North Carolina State, 60-55.
LSU bettered Louisiana Tech, 73-59.
Dayton held on to best Wright State, 79-76.
Interesting score: Middle Tennessee 69, Clemson 28.
Kentucky is searching for consistency.
Coach/player news news:
Basketball legend Cheryl Miller is coaching again – at Langston University.
Texas Tech’s Amber Battle returned to action today after her suspension.
Georgia State senior Miranda Smith is an outdoorswoman.
Mount St. Joseph freshman Lauren Hill is getting hospice care as her brain tumor grows.
Want to send her a card or letter? Here’s the info.
Pro ball news:
Pamela Wheeler, who has headed the WNBA union since 1999, is being replaced. Michele Roberts is interim director.
The Atlanta Dream is partnering with the United States Basketball Association.
WBCA Good Works Teams:
The 251 nominees were named today. Awesome list.