In the 2011, '12 and '13 LPGA seasons, Paula Creamer had a combined 23 top-10 finishes, placing as high as runner-up each year. But she hadn't won since 2010, although that victory was a huge one: The U.S. Women's Open.
The top-seeded Longhorns were on a 23-match winning streak going into Thursday's semifinal. That's when they ran into the Badgers who stopped them cold with a dominant 3-1 win to advance to the national championship.
Undersized underdog Wisconsin, which has more losses than the other three remaining teams combined, will try to impose its grind-it-out style of play on top-seeded Texas in Thursday night's national semifinal.