For The Associated Press Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie takes a look at the games in the women's Final Four. Her Blue Devils played Connecticut, Notre Dame and California this year.
This has been the matchup in women's basketball over the past few seasons and it's sad that it's coming in the semifinals again. It's a great showing by the Big East conference having these two teams back in the Final Four, as well as Louisville. It's really difficult that they have to play in the semifinals for the third straight season.
They know each other inside and out having played 12 times the past three seasons. The games this year have been so close that the teams are virtually dead even despite Notre Dame sweeping all three meetings by a hair.
Skylar Diggins is so critically important for the Irish. She'll never be stopped, but my concern is if she gets slowed who will step up. She's a phenomenal player and definitely a game-changer. Diggins is playing with incre...