UConn, Irish, Louisville, Miss. State top seeds in women's NCAAs

UConn, Irish, Louisville, Miss. State top seeds in women's NCAAs

It was announced tonight on ESPN during the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament Selection Show the the Notre Dame women's basketball team would be a 1-seed in the NCAA Tournament. With AP Photos.There were five teams vying for the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament, and when the music stopped, Baylor was left without a chair. The second weekend of the competition takes place at four neutral venues, while the Final Four resides in Columbus, Ohio.

"We've won a national championship as a two seed, we've won it as a one seed", she said.

Mississippi State lost a year ago to SC in the championship game.

Baylor, with just one loss on the year, fell to a No. 2 seed. The 32-0 team will open play Saturday in the Albany Regional against 16-seed Saint Francis (Pennsylvania).

The Huskies have wins over 10 ranked opponents, including projected No. 1 seed Louisville and perennial power SC.

Notre Dame (29-3) gets the top seed in Spokane, but would have to play what amounts to a road game in the regional final if No. 2 seeded OR makes it that far. Because the one has to play the two.

Donald Trump blocked Broadcom's bid for Qualcomm
The move demonstrates the high value that the administration places on maintaining the US edge in developing micro technologies. Despite the deal's relatively small US$15 million price tag, Naura's success in getting the nod from CFIUS is notable.

The Irish will face CSU-Northridge out of the Big West Conference on Friday at 5 pm EST. OR is the 2-seed in Notre Dame's region, Ohio St is the 3-seed, Texas A&M the 4-seed and DePaul the 5-seed.

The Ducks potentially could stay out west and play in Spokane, where Graves spent many years as Gonzaga's coach.

"If we are fortunate enough to go back to Spokane where I spent so many awesome years at Gonzaga, that would be incredible", he said. "It's amusing how things changed in a year".

Speaking of the Bulldogs, they are one of the three other projected No. 1 seeds by ESPN along with Louisville and Notre Dame. The Cardinals open up against Boise State.

"We're really excited about the opportunity", Louisville coach Jeff Walz said. "If we're fortunate enough to advance, we get the opportunity to play in Lexington, which would be great for our fans".

The Lexington Regional is stacked with former NCAA Tournament winners with Baylor the two-seed, Tennessee the three and Stanford the four.

Venus Williams v Serena Williams: Indian Wells third round
With Serena Williams coming back last week after 14 months away, she, and everyone watching, were taking it one match at a time . Open finalist Madison Keys; two-time Grand Slam victor Garbiñe Muguruza and reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens.

Stanford potentially is headed to Lexington for the third straight year if it can advance.

Mississippi State has been one of the top stories in the sport this season, as it won its first 32 games before falling to SC in the SEC tournament final. With most of their players back from last season's runner-up finish - including Morgan Williams, who hit the game-winner in overtime to knock off UConn - the Bulldogs hope to make another deep NCAA run.

Nicholls State, Northern Colorado, Mercer and Seattle will be making their first appearance.

The women's NCAA Tournament field of 64 teams has been revealed, meaning it's time to fill out those brackets.

Buffalo, Creighton, Minnesota and Oklahoma were the final teams to get bids to the tournament.

Colombian gov't to resume peace talks with guerrilla group ELN
Even though the Farc has been far behind from what was anticipated, the peace deal assures few seats to be won. Results of Sunday's vote, however, show that many still disagree with the terms of the 2016 peace deal .

Related News:

  • Former Minnesota Vikings QB Case Keenum to sign with Denver Broncos

    Former Minnesota Vikings QB Case Keenum to sign with Denver Broncos

    In Minnesota's two playoff games, he tacked on 589 more yards, two touchdowns, three picks and a 60.2 completion percentage. After reaching the peak of Super Bowl 50 two years ago, the Broncos have sunk on the heels of two playoff-less seasons.

    Jose Mourinho SLAUGHTERS Frank de Boer after Marcus Rashford criticism

    Rashford was deadly at Old Trafford, grabbing both his goals within the first twenty minutes of action to set United up for smooth sailing for the rest of the match.
    BJP declares candidates for March 23 RS polls

    BJP declares candidates for March 23 RS polls

    Meanwhile, in Gujarat , the BJP fielded three candidates on its mandate to counter a possible move by the Congress. The BJP had nominated sitting Rajya Sabha MPs and Union Ministers Parshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya.
  • Marquette Hosts Harvard In NIT Wednesday at 6 pm CT

    Marquette Hosts Harvard In NIT Wednesday at 6 pm CT

    Despite losing their starting front line, the Huskers were also six points per game better on the offensive end this season. The Bulldogs claimed a 69-66 victory against the Huskers as part of the 1995 Ford Far West Classic in Portland, Oregon.
    Bride en route to wedding arrested for DUI in Arizona

    Bride en route to wedding arrested for DUI in Arizona

    Scott told Law&Crime that the 32-year-old bride caused a three-vehicle crash at an intersection in the city of Marana. The accident happened at about 10.30am on Monday in Marana, about 30 miles north of Tuscon.
    GOP Chair Claims Long Red Pa.-18 a 'Democrat District'

    GOP Chair Claims Long Red Pa.-18 a 'Democrat District'

    Donald Trump won the 18th Congressional District by 20 points against Hillary Clinton in the last presidential election. TRUMP: That's much easier than doing what I have to do because - but this is much more effective.
  • President Buhari Shocked That IGP Disobeyed His Directive On Benue

    President Buhari Shocked That IGP Disobeyed His Directive On Benue

    President Buhari arrived the airport at Makurdi, the state capital at exactly 10:43 a.m. on Monday morning. The President had instructed the IGP to relocate to the state until the carnage was contained.
    NASA suspends People's Assembly forums after unity talks

    NASA suspends People's Assembly forums after unity talks

    The former Prime Minister, it is understood, also apologised to his colleagues over the manner in which he had handled the issue. Odinga for acknowledging that the country was facing a unity crisis hence the need to commence a healing process.
    Thomas helps Lakers to win over LeBron, Cavs

    Thomas helps Lakers to win over LeBron, Cavs

    The Sixers are on the rise, but they appear to have too far to go before they are ready to become true contenders. After drubbing the Cleveland Cavaliers on March 11, they took another step closer to that goal.
  • Kirk Cousins Tags Two Possible Landing Spots In Farewell Post To Redskins

    Kirk Cousins Tags Two Possible Landing Spots In Farewell Post To Redskins

    Cousins and Keenum appear to be the No. 1 and No. 2 free agent options for the Denver Broncos, according to KUSA-TV's Mike Klis . Cousins had mentioned in an interview that he would "love it" if the Denver Broncos are interested in him, which they are.
    How big of an economic threat are Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs?

    How big of an economic threat are Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs?

    The bloc says that it's a close ally of the US and therefore any import levies on national security grounds are unjustified. Trump said last Thursday that he was slapping tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum.
    Hearthstone: 6 new cards from the new 'Witchwood' expansion

    Hearthstone: 6 new cards from the new 'Witchwood' expansion

    That works like a modified Charge, letting minions attack other minions - but not the opposing hero - right away. Hearthstone: The Witchwood can be pre-purchased starting today, at the price of $49.99!


Most liked

White House expects N.Korea summit to happen despite Pyongyang's silence
The summit, which Trump said would take place by May, would be the first between a sitting us president and a North Korean leader. Trump agreed to meet with Kim Jong Un by the end of May and the two Koreas will hold a summit by end-April.

Tease wins Crufts amid protest at the NEC
The Best in Show award was the culmination of Crufts, a four-day event which attracted nearly 21,000 competitors. Ms Short had just proudly stepped up to the podium with her Best In Show victor when the commotion unfolded.

Sir Tim Berners-Lee stays committed to the World Wide Web
Berners-Lee said this will result in "far less" innovation over the next 20 years than that seen during the web's infancy. Facebook , which boasts 2.2. billion users, has come under fire for the proliferation of fake news on its platform.

Auschwitz bookkeeper dies before jail sentence
Groening, a former SS sergeant, was convicted in July 2015 of being an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Jews. Groening's role at Auschwitz rose to prominence when he gave interviews in 2005 about his work at the camp.

Congress member hurls mike at Telangana Legislative Council Chairman, expelled
Goud suffered injuries as a microphone, allegedly thrown by Congress MLC Komatireddy Venkata Reddy hit him. As expected, the Telangana State Assembly took strict disciplinary action against the Congress MLAs.

Trump says he won't back down on tariffs after Republican criticism
But if it leads to President Donald Trump starting a trade war, it will cost jobs, raise prices and set back California's economy. If Juncker's threats lead to actual tariff retaliation, we are worse off than with Trump's tariffs alone.

Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into NYC River While Pilot Escapes
Witnesses on a nearby waterfront esplanade said the helicopter was flying noisily, then suddenly dropped and quickly submerged. Bystander video posted on Twitter shows the helicopter landing level, then capsizing as its rotors slap the water.

Browns to trade Kizer to Green Bay
However, ESPN reported that the 10-time Pro Bowl selection said via email that his "decision will be based purely on my health ". Tim Benz says the Landry acquisition was a great haul, but the several other deals haven't quite moved the needle enough.

John Cena Challenges The Undertaker to a Match at WrestleMania
This was the only match on the card where I had to go back and check on who I predicted to win . And we preserve our outright dream match between Shinsuke Nakamura and AJ Styles .

India grounds Pratt-powered A320neos
The DGCA has also ordered the airlines not to refit the engines even though there are spares in their inventories. Indigo has been asked to ground 8 A320 Neos.

Metropolitan Opera fires music director emeritus, Cincinnati native James Levine
He said he was reaching out to police in Lake Forest because some of his encounters with Levine took place there in the mid-1980s. The more than three-month-long investigation involved interviews with more than 70 individuals, according to the Met.

Married lawmaker resigns after reportedly making out with lobbyist
The website did not identify the woman shown in the video but described her "as a lobbyist for various municipality groups ". Pictured, Republican Iowa Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix on his wedding day with then new wife, Gerri Dix.

Spotify makes South African debut
Suggestions will be vetted, and users' metadata recommendations will be ranked based on the quality of their past submissions. Amazon Music Unlimited has 16 million paying subscribers, and Pandora Media Inc has 5.48 million total subscribers.

Local hero Rashford outshines Sanchez on rare Man Utd start
Mourinho was right to maintain afterwards that his team had kept Liverpool's much vaunted attack very quiet. Any goals surrendered to Sevilla on Tuesday could prove fatal to United's Champions League future.

Without deal, Brees' agent can field offers from other teams today
METAIRIE, La. - Zach Strief operated in the shadows for most of his 12-year career with the New Orleans Saints. Brees is an 11-time Pro Bowler and led the Saints to the 2009 Super Bowl (we won't deep dive, Vikings fans).