Perhaps the country's most talented mid-major player, Crystal Bradford is ready to lead Central Michigan against one of the country's toughest schedules.
Maryland's Alyssa Thomas netted 28 points and propelled the Terps into the Sweet 16.
Quinnipiac might have had more able bodies at its disposal, but nobody has one quite like Maryland does with Alyssa Thomas, who led the Terps to the second round.
Illness and injury kept Drey Mingo off the court for two years. Sunday, she led Purdue to the Big Ten tournament title against Michigan State, the most recent team from the conference to reach the Final Four -- in 2005.
Purdue played the aggressor in its mild upset of Nebraska, while Michigan State's defense smothered Penn State to knock off the top seed.
Someday, Kate Thompson will be a doctor. But while medicine is her ambition, basketball is her passion. And she has turned her senior season into something to remember.
Some say there's no such thing as a must-win game in early February. But for Michigan and LSU, victories made Sunday the biggest day of the season.
In 2010, Madison Williams was a McDonald's All-American. But the highly prized recruit has barely played a half after suffering three ACL tears in three years.
Stars are measured by big games as much as anything else. And when it comes to beating UConn and Tennessee, Notre Dame senior Skylar Diggins has delivered more often than anyone.
Cal's recent success has created a Bay Area bandwagon every bit as tempting as the one heading to the Super Bowl.
From Toledo's Naama Shafir to Michigan's first 3-0 start in the Big Ten, Graham Hays wraps up all the week's top storylines.
Kevin Borseth once dreamed of coaching Michigan. So he left Green Bay to chase his dream, only to find what he was really looking for when he retraced his steps five years later.
From another 9-0 start from Colorado to the teams that made the most waves, we catch you up on the week's biggest storylines.
Green Bay knocked off 4-seed Michigan State on Tuesday to advance to its first Sweet 16. But don't waste time calling the fifth-seeded Phoenix a Cinderella.
It's too soon to tell if Northwestern will reach its first NCAA tournament in 14 years. But regardless, senior center Amy Jaeschke already has achieved her goal: turning around the Wildcats program.
Kevin Borseth is perhaps best known for building one of the nation's top mid-major programs. But this season, he could be poised to turn Michigan into a major success.