Coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke is ready to build on USC's first NCAA tournament berth in eight seasons. But first, she replaced most of her coaching staff and must adjust to losing her leading returning scorer, who was dismissed in September.
Minnesota has won two titles in the past three seasons. But while the Lynx look to become the WNBA's next great dynasty, plenty of other teams have their eyes on the prize, too. So which teams are the biggest contenders for the 2014 WNBA crown?
No matter the opponent, no matter the stage, no matter the names of his players, Geno Auriemma keeps yielding the same result: NCAA titles. And UConn's road to a record ninth championship was no different.
As we await the clash of unbeatens when UConn and Notre Dame take the court in the NCAA national championship game Tuesday, we look back at some of the most anticipated women's sporting events in history.
Before Connecticut (39-0) and Notre Dame (37-0) meet in the first women's basketball national championship pairing unbeaten teams, we predict the winner and look at what X factors might most influence the matchup.