This year's Final Four is in Columbus, Ohio, and the semifinals are March 30. The Gamecocks are the No. 2 seed. If Notre Dame advances, the Irish would head out west to potentially face No. 2 seed OR if the seeds hold. The Albany regional will likely be the most stacked of the bunch, and the fact that either SC or UConn will be out heading into the Final Four is an interesting wrinkle-and allows for better odds that a new team might take home the title this year.
"Brackets are brackets. There are good teams in every bracket", UConn coach Geno Auriemma said.
That means the second-best women's basketball team in CT will have to go through the best if they want to make another improbably run to the Sweet 16.
Baylor, Louisville, Mississippi State and Notre Dame followed UConn in the poll.
Joining the Huskies as top seeds Monday were Notre Dame, Louisville and Mississippi State.
"I don't think that after the big loss we had earlier in the season we could have seen this coming", McGraw said. All of the top four teams in each region host the opening two rounds at home.
OR coach Kelly Graves is very familiar with Spokane, having coached Gonzaga from 2000-1014, leading the Zags to a regional final in 2012. "We seed the teams and then we place them in the bracket using that "S" curve and geography is one of the things that we consider and one of our principals". The other No. 2 seeds had six (Texas and South Carolina) and four (Oregon) losses, making Baylor's record stand out among its counterparts. Big West Conference regular-season champ UC Davis (25-6) also is in the WNIT field.
"We're really excited about the opportunity", Louisville coach Jeff Walz said.
The Lexington Regional is stacked with former NCAA Tournament winners with Baylor the two-seed, Tennessee the three and Stanford the four. The Texas native went 126-108 in seven seasons as the head coach at Fresno State, taking the Bulldogs to the postseason three times and winning the Mountain West Conference tournament in 2016, when Terry led the team to 25 wins.
It's the 15th time in school history that UConn is No. 1 in final poll of the season. The Bulldogs won their first 32 games this season before losing to SC in the SEC title game. Spoiler: UConn is going to make it!
Buffalo, Creighton, Minnesota and Oklahoma were the final teams to get bids to the tournament. Purdue and West Virginia are the top seeds.
Oklahoma got in with a 16-14 record - the fewest wins for an at-large team since 2005.
Over the years, the two sisters have played out some memorable encounters but this one is surely the most unique of the lot. In 2001, the sisters were set to play here in the semifinals but Venus withdrew minutes before the match, citing an injury.
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