Tourney story lines

Stories about tomorrow’s games:

Both Tennessee and Louisville rely on pressure defense.

The Lady Vols need a shipshape effort in their showdown with the Cardinals tomorrow.

Stanford looks to shake off the rust.

Georgia players could decide the UT-Louisville match up.

Diamond DeShields’ bond with her father fuels her at Tennessee.

Kansas State isn’t afraid of Stanford.

UConn is well aware of Syracuse’s big-time back court.

We’ll see if they have the best back court, UConn says.

Without Kyra Lambert, Duke is ready to face Oregon.

History made, Quinnipiac looks to scale the second step.

Jen Fay shines bright on the big stage for Quinnipiac.

Baylor will go from a record-setting win to a rematch with Cal tomorrow.

Baylor’s incomparable length is a reason they’ll go deep into the tourney.

Another mid-major will test Miami.

UCLA and Texas A&M are set for their second round match up.

Tomorrow’s schedule.

College team news:

Michigan State is ready to lose Tori Jankoska.

LSU’s future looks bright after their return to the Tournament.

Penn isn’t there yet, but they’re on the brink of a breakthrough.

What’s next for Albany?

College coach news:

Syracuse coach Quentin Hillsman wants to be “bad for basketball” like Geno Auriemma.

Kentucky coach Matthew Mitchell is ready to put departure talks on ice and focus on the future.

WNIT results:

Today’s scores and recaps.

WNBA news:

Marissa Coleman says her Terps are determined to march on.

Breanna Stewart says March is the best time of the year. I couldn’t agree more.