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South Carolina holds off North Carolina 67-65 in NCAAs

North Carolina's Jessica Washington, left, is blocked by South Carolina's Alaina Coates (41) as North Carolina's Stephanie Mavunga, right, looks on during the first half of a women's college basketball regional semifinal game in the NCAA Tournament Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina just couldn’t protect its late lead.

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Gamecocks, Tar Heels to meet in women’s Sweet 16

North Carolina's Stephanie Mavunga (1) and Brittany Rountree (11) react following Mavunga's basket against Ohio State during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Monday, March 23, 2015, in Chapel Hill, N.C. North Carolina won 86-84. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Top-seeded South Carolina earned a conveniently short trip for its NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 appearance.

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Syracuse pointing toward next NCAA step

South Carolina's Aleighsa Welch, center, drives to the basket while defended by Syracuse's Bria Day, right, with Taylor Ford in the background during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — After losing at Kentucky and South Carolina the past two seasons, Syracuse coach Quentin Hillsman knows his program’s next step is to play these NCAA Tournament opening rounds at home.

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