Breanna Stewart had 31 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists to help UConn rout Texas 105-54 Saturday in the Sweet 16, earning coach Geno Auriemma his 100th NCAA Tournament win.
Sune Agbuke had a career-high 23 points and Baylor advanced to the NCAA Tournament's Elite Eight for the fifth time in six years with an 81-66 win over Iowa on Friday night.
No. 5 seed Texas, playing in the regional semifinals for the first time in 11 seasons, takes on two-time defending champion Connecticut in the Albany Regional semifinals.
No. 2 seed Baylor returns to Oklahoma City for regional semifinal match up with No. 3 seed Iowa.
Sophomore forward Nina Davis (Baylor) is one of 12 players named a finalist for the prestigious Wade Trophy.
Big 12 women's basketball claimed all six positions on the WBCA All-Region 5 team in addition to Kim Mulkey named All-Region 5 Coach of the Year.
Three Big 12 women's basketball teams are still alive in postseason play as Baylor and Texas head to the Sweet 16 and West Virginia hosts a WNIT third round game.
Amber Orrange scored 24 points and Lili Thompson added 19 as Stanford's backcourt mates took the game over in the second half Monday to lead the fourth-seeded Cardinal to an 86-76 victory over fifth-seeded Oklahoma in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
McGee-Stafford had 20 points and 11 rebounds while creating a daunting mismatch inside, and fifth-seeded Texas advanced to the program's first regional semifinals in 11 years with a 73-70 win against No. 4 seed California on Sunday night.
Nina Davis scored 21 points, Niya Johnson had 12 assists to tie Baylor's career record and the Lady Bears are headed to the NCAA Sweet 16 for the seventh year in a row after a 73-44 win over Arkansas on Sunday.
Freshman Gabbi Ortiz scored 16 points and Vionise Pierre-Louis added 15 to lead fifth-seeded Oklahoma to a 111-84 victory over No. 12 seed Quinnipiac in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday.
Kaneisha Atwater scored 26 points and Whitney Knight added 19 points and 10 rebounds Saturday as the 20th-ranked Eagles won their 26th straight game with a 75-67 victory over Oklahoma State in first-round play of the NCAA tournament Saturday.