The U.S. women were far from perfect Monday. But with veteran guards Sue Bird and Lindsay Whalen leading the way -- and Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins seemingly on deck -- Team USA is edging closer to being ready for the world championship.
NC State pitcher Emily Weiman was decidedly imperfect, walking an NCAA tournament record 11 batters, but the Wolfpack have a perfect record after beating No. 4 seed Georgia to advance to Sunday's regional final.
Lannah Campbell tossed a complete game in UAB's big victory over UCLA. A few hundred miles away, sister Hannah Campbell threw a six-inning perfect game in South Alabama's 10-0 win against Mississippi Valley State.