NCAA Women's Tournament http://wfpl.org en NCAA Tournament: U of L Women Beat Iowa, Advance to Regionals on Home Court http://wfpl.org/post/ncaa-tournament-u-l-women-beat-iowa-advance-regionals-home-court <p>In the women’s NCAA basketball tournament, Shoni Schimmel had 26 points, seven assists and five steals to help Louisville roll over host Iowa 83-53 Tuesday night to earn their fifth trip to the Sweet Sixteen under coach Jeff Walz.</p><p>Antonita Slaughter added 17 points on five 3-pointers for the third-seeded Cardinals (32-4), who advanced to the regional semifinal at their home court, the KFC Yum Center.<p. cards="" louisiana="" on="" p="" state="" take="" the="" will=""> U of L made it to the title game of last year’s tournament, losing to champion Connecticut.</p.></p><p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:06:22 +0000 Associated Press 8976 at http://wfpl.org NCAA Tournament: U of L Women Beat Iowa, Advance to Regionals on Home Court U of L Falls to UConn in Women's NCAA Title Game http://wfpl.org/post/u-l-falls-uconn-womens-ncaa-title-game <p>A community celebration for both U of L teams will be held today (Wed) at the KFC Yum Center.&nbsp;&nbsp; The University of Louisville women’s basketball team’s run toward an NCAA championship has ended with their defeat in the title game.</p><p>The fifth-seeded Cardinals fell to top seed Connecticut&nbsp; 93-60 tonight in New Orleans.</p><p>U of L got off to an early lead but couldn’t hold off the Huskies for long, trailing by 19 points at halftime.</p><p>UConn won its eighth national title, tying Tennessee for the most women’s championships.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 02:47:56 +0000 Rick Howlett 4908 at http://wfpl.org U of L Falls to UConn in Women's NCAA Title Game