In San Antonio The Stanford women survived a potential last second disaster to defeat the South Carolina Gamecocks and moved onto the NCAA championship game on Sunday against Arizona.
Start watching the video at 12:00. It’s something to behold.
Top photo – Stanford players rejoice after sophomore forward Aliyah Boston missed a putback at the buzzer that would have given South Carolina the win. The Cardinal advance to Sunday’s championship to face Arizona.
Excerpted from San Francisco Chronicle 4.3.2021
Stanford’s quest for a national championship nearly slipped from its grip in the final nine seconds of Friday’s Final Four matchup with South Carolina in San Antonio.
The Cardinal, though, will play Arizona on Sunday for the third NCAA title in program history, courtesy of two missed point-blank shots by the Gamecocks in the final frantic moments.