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Stefanie Pemper's Navy seeks upset

Mids coach was on Harvard staff when the Crimson knocked off No. 1 Stanford in 1998

Updated: March 16, 2011, 4:09 PM ET
By Mark Simon | ESPN

Before heading to Stanford for a 16 versus 1 matchup in the first round of 1998 NCAA tournament, Harvard women's assistant coach Stefanie Pemper pondered the merits of bringing two sets of clothes with her, just in case the long-shot Crimson would play more than one game.

"I do believe we can win," Pemper thought to herself, even though she knew a No. 16 seed had never beaten a No. 1 in men's or women's college basketball. "So two outfits it is."

Pemper made the ...

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