Sat March 30, 2013
UK Reaches Elite Eight in Women's NCAA Tournament
For the third time in four years, the Kentucky Wildcats have advanced to the Elite Eight round of the women’s NCAA basketball tournament.
Second-seeded UK defeated number six seed Delaware 69-62 today in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
The Wildcats will face top-seeded Connecticut Monday for a trip to the Final Four.
Jennifer O’Neill led Kentucky with 19 points; A’dia Mathies added 16 points and pulled down 10 rebounds.
The Louisville Cards return to tournament action Sunday, taking on defending national champion Baylor in Oklahoma City. Tipoff is at 7:00pm.