• Stanford rallies, edges Notre Dame 76-75 to reach Final Four

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Alanna Smith’s layup with 23 seconds left capped Stanford’s rally from a 16-point deficit in the second half, Erica McCall blocked a last-second shot and the Cardinal edged top-seeded Notre Dame 76-75 Sunday to reach its first Final Four since 2014.

  • Notre Dame, Stanford meet for 3rd straight year in NCAA

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Notre Dame and Stanford have crossed paths so much lately in the NCAA Tournament their looming matchup in the Lexington Regional final seemed almost inevitable.