UConn is not on top. Breanna Stewart hasn't looked like the nation's best player. Yes, the season is barely more than a month old, but it has been full of surprises.
Texas coach Karen Aston was just looking for a way to gauge where her young team was at. Instead, the Longhorns upset the Cardinal to take big step toward returning to national prominence.
Defense is the name of the game they are playing in Norfolk. West Virginia moved on to the second round of the NCAA tournament because it knows how to dish it, Stanford because it knows how to deal with it.
Texas coach Gail Goestenkors and a group of seniors are looking to break their NCAA tournament slump.
Texas' string of first-round losses is now four in a row after the Longhorns fell on Saturday in Norfolk to West Virginia 68-55.