9:15 PM ET, April 2, 2013
L'ville earns 2nd trip to women's Final Four with win over Tennessee
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Sponging up tales of Jim Valvano and Muhammad Ali, the Louisville Cardinals are embracing the role of the underdog in the most fearless of fashions.Two of women's basketballs biggest powers didn't faze them. Why should the Final Four?Shoni Schimmel scored 24 points and plucky Louisville beat second-seeded Tennessee 86-78 Tuesday night to earn the school's second trip to the Final Four, continuing a captivating postseason run.
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Louisville's Schimmel sisters were just too much for Tennessee to overcome as the Cards advanced to the Final Four for the second time in program history, Mechelle Voepel writes. Story