Layshia Clarendon came to California as a soft-spoken, unheralded prospect in 2009. She leaves as one of the most successful players in the program's history, leading the Golden Bears to their first Final Four this season.
Kelly Faris scored 15 points and No. 3 Connecticut survived a round of sloppy-ball Wednesday night, bouncing back from a rare conference-opening loss to beat Georgetown 75-48 in a game that included 45 turnovers.
Maya Moore scored 20 points, and No. 1 Connecticut overcame a season-high 26 turnovers against Georgetown's helter-skelter defense, holding on for a 52-42 win Saturday that clinched the top seed in the Big East tournament.
Ivory Latta ran things at both ends of the floor and sent top-seeded North Carolina to its first Final Four since its 1994 title season with a 75-63 win over Tennessee in the Cleveland Regional final on Tuesday night.