Game Leaders

Points

23
Shoni SchimmelS. Schimmel
G - LOU
22PTS
6/14FG
5/7FT
0
Odyssey SimsO. Sims
G - BAY
29PTS
9/18FG
8/8FT

Rebounds

21
Bria SmithB. Smith
G - LOU
7REB
6DREB
1OREB
0
Odyssey SimsO. Sims
G - BAY
10REB
3DREB
7OREB

Assists

21
Bria SmithB. Smith
G - LOU
3AST
5TO
0.6AST/TO
0
Odyssey SimsO. Sims
G - BAY
5AST
5TO
1.0AST/TO

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • LOU 48.2
    • 41.8 BAY
  • Three Point %

    • LOU 64.0
    • 35.3 BAY
  • Turnovers

    • LOU 21
    • 16 BAY
  • Rebounds

    • LOU 31
    • 43 BAY

Game Information

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Coverage: ESPN2
4/1/2013 ESPN.com news services

L'ville topples Griner, Baylor in shocking upset

Shoni Schimmel scored 22 points and Monique Reid hit two free throws with 2.6 seconds left to lift sixth-seeded Louisville to a stunning 82-81 upset of top-ranked, defending national champion Baylor.

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Louisville394382
Baylor295281

Game Flow

LOU
BAY
0:00 - 2nd Quarter

LOU

82

BAY

81

End Game

Research Notes

  • Louisville scored 56 of its 82 points outside the paint, outshooting Baylor 57.1 percent to 25 percent on such shots. All of Baylor's made field goals were in the paint or from 3-point range.

  • Baylor's offense was more effective with the ball in Brittney Griner's hands. In Baylor's previous two games in the 2013 Women's Basketball Championship, Griner touched the ball on 46 percent of possessions when she was on the floor. Against Louisville, Griner touched the ball on 22 percent of Baylor's possessions.

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