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Final Four picks

In a Final Four full of No. 1 seeds, how do you pick the favorite? Before the national semifinals tip off Sunday, we predict which teams will reach the title game.

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MAC won't hold championships in Indiana

The Mid-American Conference is the latest to take a stand against the state of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

Final Four Previews

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Tyler's Tenacity

Maryland women's basketball coach Brenda Frese cherishes every moment that she spends with her twin sons. Especially after one of her son's, Tyler Thomas, was diagnosed with cancer.


Playing For Dawn Staley

South Carolina's women's basketball team describes what it is like playing for hall of famer Dawn Staley.

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ESPN.com 20th Anniversary: Top 20 Teams

ESPN.com celebrates its 20th anniversary this week. We highlight some of the top teams that characterized greatness in sports from 1995-2015.

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The Swagger of UConn

There's something different about UConn players, an aura of attitude, skill, personality, swagger. And it's overflowing. Kate Fagan explores the atmosphere of success Geno Auriemma has built in Storrs -- but it's not for everybody.


Geno Auriemma: Men's game a 'joke'

The UConn women's coach said maybe only 10 teams play a game he'd like to watch: "The bottom line is, nobody can score. And they'll tell you that it's because of great defense, great scouting, a lot of team work. Nonsense, nonsense. College men's basketball is so far behind the times it's unbelievable."

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Auriemma ignores his critics

UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma has heard it all: "'Hey, that guy won 10 national championships. Yeah, but he ain't John Wooden.' So who cares. ... At this point in my life [what my players] think about me is a lot more important."


Women's Final Four storylines

Intriguing matchups fill the women's slate on Sunday, as South Carolina looks to continue making school history, while either UConn or Maryland will get handed its first loss of 2015.

Women's All-America team announced

UConn's Breanna Stewart and Notre Dame's Jewell Loyd highlight The Associated Press' All-America team. South Carolina's Tiffany Mitchell, Baylor's Nina Davis and Minnesota's Amanda Zahui B round out the first team. Full team

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40 min discipline/execution needed play UCONN. 1) make shots cause can't stop 'em 2)1on1 "D" cause can't double/over rotate 3)no trans. 3s

Young group of women's All-Americans
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For only the second time since the AP started honoring All-Americans in 1996, there are no seniors on the team. The team: Jewell Loyd, Notre Dame (Jr.), Breanna Stewart, UConn (Jr.), Tiffany Mitchell, South Carolina (Jr.), Nina Davis, Baylor (So.) and Amanda Zahui, Minnesota (So.)

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Cold streaks over for Big Ten, SEC
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Thanks to Maryland -- new to the conference -- the Big Ten has its first women's Final Four team since 2005. And South Carolina ends a drought for the SEC, which was last represented in the Final Four by Tennessee and LSU in 2008.

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Women's 1-seeds to battle it out Sunday
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UConn hasn't lost in 2015. Neither has Maryland. In this Final Four matchup on Sunday, one team's 2015 record will be blemished.

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