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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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Former NBA star Mark Price named Charlotte 49ers new coach

Mark Price speaks after being introduced as the new head coach of Charlotte during an NCAA college basketball news conference in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, March 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Mark Price doesn’t have much coaching experience at the college level.

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Virginia Tech’s leading scorer Adam Smith transferring

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech’s leading scorer last season, Adam Smith, will finish his college basketball career at another school.

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Mulkey, Lady Bears confident as ever entering Sweet 16

The Baylor bench, led by head coach Kim Mulkey front right, celebrate a 3-point basket against Arkansas in the second half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Waco, Texas. Baylor won 73-44. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Led by Hall of Fame coach Kim Mulkey, Baylor enters its matchup in the women’s NCAA Tournament against Iowa as confident as ever.

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Florida State, Arizona State square off in women’s Sweet 16

Florida State head coach Sue Semrau talks to her bench during the second half of a women's college basketball game against Florida Gulf Coast in the second round of the NCAA tournament in Tallahassee, Fla., Monday March 23, 2015. Florida State defeated Florida Gulf Coast 65-47. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — For years, Florida State and Arizona State have been fighting their way up the ladder in women’s basketball.

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