Using a single-simulation method, we picked the entire tournament using BPI-weighted coin flips.
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Haley Jones scored a season-high 21 points and had 11 rebounds to help No. 5 Stanford beat UC Davis 67-55 on Saturday and avoid an upset.
Alanna Smith scored the first nine Stanford points of the third quarter on the way to 21, and her second-seeded Cardinal came out shooting from the get go to beat No. 15 seed and Northern California neighbor UC Davis 79-54 on Saturday in the first...
Baylor was named the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA women's basketball tournament Monday.
Morgan Bertsch scored 24 points, Cierra Hall added 14 and UC Davis rallied from a 17-point, third-quarter deficit to defeat Hawaii 58-50 on Saturday and win the Big West Conference Women's Tournament.
Kiana Williams had 14 points and three assists playing 18 minutes, leading No. 7 Stanford past cold-shooting UC Davis 71-43 on Wednesday night in both teams' season opener.
Channon Fluker had 24 points and 17 rebounds, Tessa Boagni added 23 points and No. 5 seed Cal State Northridge upset top-seeded UC Davis 63-55 on Saturday night in the Big West Tournament championship.
Marie Gulich had a double-double and No. 17 Oregon State used an 11-2 run in the third quarter to defeat UC Davis 61-47 on Wednesday night, the Beavers' sixth straight win.
The Phoenix still lead the way and the top three remain the same in espnW's biweekly rankings. But Florida Gulf Coast jumps three spots to No. 4 and a pair of MAC teams make their debut.
Albany and Boise State officially clinched their spots in the NCAA tournament on Friday. But Long Beach State replaced UC Davis as the Big West's representative in our projection. Eight bids will be decided on Saturday, with eight more on the line Sunday.