West Virginia filed a civil lawsuit against the Big East on Monday in an attempt to exit the conference in 2012 to join the Big 12, squarely blaming commissioner John Marinatto for the instability of the conference.
Charlotte is on a roll heading into Oklahoma City; Gonzaga is a 12-seed to watch; and DeWanna Bonner will have her work cut out for her when Auburn faces Rutgers. This is the Oklahoma City Regional breakdown.
Epiphanny Prince scored 13 points, including the go-ahead basket with 35 seconds to play, as Rutgers (No. 13 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) avoided an upset with a 58-56 victory over Prairie View on Thursday night.
Rashidat Junaid came off the bench to score 10 points down the stretch with Pitt star Marcedes Walker out with an injury, and No. 4 Rutgers rallied from eight points down in the second half to beat the Panthers 64-60 Saturday.