South Carolina, UConn advance to Women’s National Championship Game

04/01/2022

South Carolina overcame a midgame charge from Louisville to take down the Cardinals 72-59 and advanced to the national championship. They’ll face off against women’s NCAA basketball powerhouse Connecticut, after the Huskies overcame a late charge by Stanford to hold on and win 63-58 in the second game of the night.


The Gamecocks started hot and ran out to an early lead but Louisville came back with a 10-0 run of their own to take the lead in the second quarter. But the #1 team in the nation came out of the halftime break hot and never looked back on their way to the semifinal win.


Connecticut overcame 19 turnovers and held Stanford to only 17% from behind the arc en route to a 63-58 win that sends the Huskies to the title game. They’ll be hoping to win their 12th national title on Sunday night when they take on the Gamecocks.

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