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Lady Vols leave home, prepare for road-game atmosphere

Tennessee head coach Holly Warlick and players on the bench celebrate after a basket against Pittsburgh during the first half of a college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA women's tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee won 77-67. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After playing in front of thousands of supporters on its home court in the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, Tennessee heads across the country to prepare for a much different reception.

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Warriors clinch division with 122-108 victory over Blazers

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, rear, defends Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, March 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The music was turned up in the locker room and the mood was festive, but Golden State didn’t overdo the celebration of the team’s first division title in 39 years.

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Gonzaga dad, Oregon St. coach wears gray, but isn’t neutral

Gonzaga's Elle Tinkle gets a kiss from her father, Wayne Tinkle, after Gonzaga's 76-64 victory over Oregon State in a college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA woimen's tournament in Corvallis, Ore., Sunday, March 22, 2015. Wayne Tinkle is coach for the Oregon State men's basketball team. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — For the opening round of the women’s NCAA Tournament, Wayne Tinkle had it easy: At Oregon State’s game he wore Beaver orange. For Gonzaga’s game, he wore red.

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Wisconsin defeats Oregon 72-65, is heading to Sweet 16 again

Oregon's Joseph Young (3) is gurarded by Wisconsin's Josh Gasser (21) during the first half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game in the Round of 32 in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Sam Dekker scored 17 points to lead four Wisconsin players in double figures, and the No. 1-seeded Badgers are headed back to the Sweet 16 after defeating Oregon 72-65 in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday night.

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Gonzaga upsets Oregon State 76-64 to advance to the Sweet 16

Oregon State's Sydney Wiese, center, tries to split Gonzaga's Georgia Stirton, left, and Shelby Cheslek, right, during the first half of a college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament in Corvallis, Ore., Sunday, March 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Emma Wolfram scored a career-high 17 points and 11th-seeded Gonzaga held off a furious late rally by the Oregon State Beavers on their home court for a 76-64 victory on Sunday.

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