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Baylor gets closer, but falls to Notre Dame again

Baylor forward Nina Davis (13) gestures between plays against Notre Dame as Notre Dame players, including guard Jewell Loyd (32) and forward Brianna Turner (11), watch during the second half of a regional final in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Baylor came painfully close to gaining the revenge it sought against Notre Dame.

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Notre Dame beats Baylor, advances to 5th straight Final Four

Baylor forward Nina Davis (13) gestures between plays against Notre Dame as Notre Dame players, including guard Jewell Loyd (32) and forward Brianna Turner (11), watch during the second half of a regional final in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Notre Dame star Jewell Loyd struggled with her shot for the second straight game. Lindsay Allen was there again to help the Fighting Irish advance.

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Durant to have another surgery, will miss rest of season

In this March 8, 2015, file photo, injured Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant, left, pumps his fist as teammates Enes Kanter, center, and Steven Adams, right, cheer during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Oklahoma City. Durant will have bone graft surgery next week to deal with a fractured bone in his right foot, and he will miss the rest of the season, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced Friday, March 27, 2015.  (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Reigning MVP Kevin Durant will have bone graft surgery next week to deal with a fractured bone in his right foot, and he will miss the rest of the season, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced Friday.

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Stanford’s VanDerveer, Notre Dame’s McGraw to face off

Stanford head coach Tara VanDerveer yells instructions as her team plays Oklahoma during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer and Notre Dame’s Muffett McGraw will coach against each other at their current schools Friday night for just the third time in their Hall of Fame careers and the first time in the NCAA Tournament.

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Oklahoma’s Hield making clutch plays

Oklahoma's Buddy Hield (24) blocks a shot by Dayton's Darrell Davis late in the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game in the Round of 32 in Columbus, Ohio, Sunday, March 22, 2015. Oklahoma won 72-66 to advance to the Sweet 16. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield thrives in late-game situations.

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