Monday, Miami's Shenise Johnson might go among the top five picks in the WNBA draft. But it wasn't that long ago that there was actually some question the 5-foot-11 guard would even make it through high school.
In a game that felt more March than mid-November, Tennessee did what it has typically done for the last three-plus decades: Rise to the occasion.
The likes of Duke and UNC have long dominated the ACC. But this could be the season when one of the league's Florida schools -- Miami or FSU -- wins the ACC tournament.
Ranked for the first time in six years, and fresh off their first win over a top-15 foe in 18 seasons, Katie Meier and Miami (13-2) are hoping to become an ACC and national power.