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2018 Schedule
3-1, 1st in Pac-12
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1dGraham Hays

Louisville beats second top-10 opponent, wins Preseason WNIT title

Early on, it looked like Asia Durr could beat Oregon all by herself. After she was sidelined with foul trouble, Louisville made all the right adjustments without her. Add it all up and it's the blueprint for a season that could end up in the Final Four.

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Durr, Louisville top Oregon (0:35)
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No. 19 Aggies fall to No. 10 Ducks (1:24)
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Five UConn players among Wooden candidates

Five UConn players -- Kia Nurse, Gabby Williams, Azurá Stevens, Napheesa Collier and Katie Lou Samuelson -- are among the 30 preseason candidates for the Wooden Award.

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15dMichelle Smith

Oregon's Ionescu refuses to be limited by goals

Sabrina Ionescu doesn't do goals. Instead, Oregon's sophomore guard focuses only on what she can control, such as work ethic and being a good teammate -- things that might lead the Ducks to another deep NCAA tournament run.

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The top 25 women's basketball players for 2017-18

Four UConn players were ranked among the top 10 in our countdown of the best 25 players in the country. But South Carolina senior forward A'ja Wilson tops the list at No. 1.

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Big programs looking to bounce back

UCLA, Notre Dame and Oregon combined to win a total of 12 games last season. The three programs, regular bowl participants in recent years, hope to return to winning ways in 2017.

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222dJonathan Hawthorne

HoopGurlz: The Jordan Brand Classic mystery player

She was born in New York, moved to Gambia and settled -- and starred -- in Germany. Now Oregon-bound Satou Sabally will show off her game at the Jordan Brand Classic Friday at Barclays Center.

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238dGraham Hays

UConn dominant from beginning to end

Spectacular defense explains why this particular Huskies team heads to its 10th straight Final Four after a victory against a promising but entirely overmatched Ducks squad.

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UConn cruises into 10th straight Final Four (1:11)
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238dSean Hurd

UConn rolls past Oregon and into 10th straight Final Four

With a rout of 10-seed Oregon, UConn reached its 10th consecutive Final Four, running its winning streak to 111 games and helping Geno Auriemma set the NCAA mark with his 113th tournament win.

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The Oregon and South Carolina women's basketball teams play in the Elite Eight on Monday, looking to join their men's teams in the Final Four. There have been 12 instances of a school sending both basketball teams to the Final Four in the same season, including Syracuse last year. Connecticut is the only school to sweep both titles, doing so in both 2004 and 2014.

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240dSean Hurd

Upset-minded Oregon sets sights on No. 1 UConn

One person who isn't surprised by Oregon's first trip to the Elite Eight? Geno Auriemma, whose Huskies will face the upset-minded Ducks on Monday for a spot in the Final Four.

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Freshmen lead Oregon to upset of Maryland

Sabrina Ionescu led five Oregon players in double figures with 21 points and the 10th-seeded Ducks continued their improbable run through the NCAA Tournament with a 77-63 upset win over third-see

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241dSean Hurd

Oregon stuns 3-seed Maryland to reach first Elite Eight

The Ducks did it again. Behind five players in double figures, No. 10 seed Oregon advanced to its first Elite Eight after upsetting Maryland. The third-seeded Terps failed to hit a 3-pointer.

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243dGraham Hays

Oregon is going places, to the Sweet 16 and beyond

Oregon's first trip to the Sweet 16 started long before the NCAA tournament tipped. And behind a class of six freshmen, the end of this run will not be the end of the road for the Ducks.

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Smith chimes in on the Pac-12's rise in WBB

LaChina Robinson welcomes espnW writer Michelle Smith to break down the Bridgeport Region, UConn's dominance and the Pac-12's rise to prominence in women's basketball.

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245dMechelle Voepel

First impressions of the Sweet 16

A pair of double-digit seeds. Five Pac-12 teams. A rematch of one of the tourney's all-time greatest upsets. The Sweet 16 is set -- and full of potential when the regional semifinals open Friday.