A look at the best of Saturday's first-round games in the 2019 women's NCAA tournament.
2019 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/6L 69-63
- 11/11W 59-50
- 11/1414W 80-69
- 11/18W 78-62
- 11/22L 83-49
- 11/23L 75-74
- 11/2417L 60-56
- 12/2L 67-65
- 12/7W 89-80
- 12/16W 71-59
- 12/19W 78-47
- 12/28W 81-35
- 12/30W 72-65
- 1/418W 84-79
- 1/66L 86-80
- 1/1110L 83-73
- 1/135L 72-52
- 1/20L 72-67
- 1/2516W 61-59
- 1/27W 98-93
- 2/1W 83-56
- 2/3W 76-60
- 2/8W 64-60
- 2/1017W 100-90
- 2/1510L 65-51
- 2/17W 80-74
- 2/222W 74-69
- 2/2412L 75-72
- 3/1W 76-60
- 3/3W 84-50
- 3/820W 73-69
- 3/96L 88-83
- 3/2311W 89-77
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When Tennessee lost in the first round in 2009, it was a stunner. But Saturday's loss to UCLA was hardly a surprise in an up-and-down season.
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Tennessee's 38th consecutive appearance in the women's NCAA tournament didn't last long as the Lady Vols were bounced in the first round for just the second time ever, falling 89-77 to UCLA.
UConn and Louisville could be on course for a rematch in the Elite Eight. All four top seeds in Albany are favored to reach the regional semifinals.
Baylor was named the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA women's basketball tournament Monday.
Ruthy Hebard scored 28 points to lift No. 6 Oregon to an 88-83 overtime victory over pesky 25th-ranked UCLA on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Tournament semifinals.
Syracuse, UCLA and South Carolina -- even on a day in which the Gamecocks were upset -- were the big winners in Friday's conference tournament games.
Japreece Dean scored 24 points and Michaela Onyenwere added 20 to help No. 25 UCLA beat 20th-ranked Arizona State 73-69 in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament on Friday.
Michaela Onyenwere scored 18 points and No. 25 UCLA rolled to an 84-50 win over Colorado on Sunday to close the regular season.
Michaela Onyenwere matched a career-high with 29 points and grabbed 13 rebounds and No. 25 UCLA defeated Utah 76-60 on Friday night.
UCLA guard Chantel Horvat has pro pedigree from her dad, Aussie soccer star Steve Horvat. And when times get tough -- like when she's injured -- he's her secret weapon
Aleah Goodman scored 11 of 21 points in the fourth quarter and No. 12 Oregon State turned back UCLA 75-72 on Sunday.
Kennedy Burke had a career-high 29 points and UCLA came back from a 22-point deficit to knock off No. 2 Oregon 74-69 on Friday night.
Alanna Smith scored 22 points, and No. 10 Stanford rebounded from its worst loss under coach Tara VanDerveer with a 65-51 victory over UCLA on Friday night.
The South Dakota Coyotes are ranked for the first time in program history, entering this week's Associated Press women's basketball poll at No. 25.
Kennedy Burke scored 26 points, Michaela Onyenwere added 25 points for the sophomore's 11th 20-plus game of the season and UCLA beat No. 17 Utah 100-90 on Sunday.
Keeping the Irish as a No. 1 seed wasn't a hard decision. Evaluating teams like Tennessee, UNC and the bottom of the at-large selections was.
UNC, UCLA, Arkansas and Tennessee are the last four in, while Notre Dame (Greensboro), Baylor (Chicago) and Louisville (Portland) swapped regions.
Japreece Dean made a 3-pointer with 9 seconds left to lift UCLA past No. 16 Arizona State on Friday.