Using a single-simulation method, we picked the entire tournament using BPI-weighted coin flips.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 100-54
- 11/7W 99-48
- 11/13W 72-50
- 11/17L 67-53
- 11/19W 89-56
- 11/22W 97-64
- 11/28W 69-60
- 11/2921W 81-77
- 11/30W 71-70
- 12/4W 57-45
- 12/9W 91-47
- 12/17W 94-60
- 12/19L 74-63
- 12/22W 93-67
- 12/29W 78-56
- 1/4W 82-56
- 1/6W 64-57
- 1/11W 89-47
- 1/13W 72-50
- 1/18W 74-63
- 1/20W 80-63
- 1/25W 82-39
- 2/1W 74-65
- 2/3W 81-68
- 2/8W 76-65
- 2/10W 67-54
- 2/15W 78-45
- 2/17W 89-64
- 2/22W 68-39
- 2/29L 61-55
- 3/2W 77-64
- 3/7W 105-71
- 3/11W 73-57
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From Louisville's Dana Evans in the ACC to Gonzaga's Jill Townsend in the WCC, we break down which players have stood out in each conference.
South Dakota's Ciara Duffy, whose team is up to No. 2 in our mid-major top 10, is the favorite, with Bella Alarie and Micaela Kelly also in the race.
January is full of huge games, but some mid-major matchups have even higher stakes. From the A-Sun to the MVC, there's little margin for error.
South Dakota's Ciara Duffy is the front-runner for mid-major player of the year. But Missouri State edges the Coyotes in our mid-major rankings.
Nasrin Ulel made five 3-pointers and scored a season-high 23 points, and Florida Gulf Coast held off No. 21 South Florida 81-77 on Friday in the Cancun Challenge.
Beatrice Mompremier scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Miami needed an 11-0 run in the fourth quarter to come from briefly being behind and beat 13th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast 69-62 in a first-round Portland Region game Friday...
Baylor was named the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA women's basketball tournament Monday.
Keri Jewett-Giles had 21 points, six rebounds and six assists and Florida Gulf Coast cruised to its third straight Atlantic Sun tournament title and NCAA Tournament with their 19th-straight win, 72-49 over Liberty on Sunday.
Summit League rivals South Dakota and South Dakota State are Nos. 1 and 2. Rice, Gonzaga and Florida Gulf Coast round out the top five.
Nadia Fingall scored a career-high 24 points and No. 8 Stanford pulled away from Florida Gulf Coast 88-65 in the opening day of the Rainbow Wahine Showdown on Friday.
Alanna Smith scored 28 points with four 3-pointers, Brittany McPhee added 17 points and nine rebounds and No. 4 seed Stanford is headed back to the Lexington Regional for a third straight March after beating scrappy 12th-seeded Florida Gulf Coast...
After a shaky start to the season, in which a scheduling conflict prevented the Cardinal from facing the Cardinals in the opening weekend, Stanford never lost confidence and will now face the Lexington Regional's top seed in the Sweet 16.
Talking about parity is tricky on the same day UConn scored nearly 100 points in a half. But No. 12 seed Florida Gulf Coast and 11 seeds Central Michigan, Buffalo and Creighton ensured mid-majors will be represented in the second round.
China Dow scored 21 points and played stingy defense in the paint against Missouri star Sophie Cunningham, and No. 12 seed Florida Gulf Coast pulled off an upset in the Lexington Regional with an 80-70 win Saturday against the fifth-seeded Tigers.
The No. 12 seed Eagles joined in on the mid-major fun Saturday, becoming the third mid-major team to pull an upset. Taking advantage of offensive mismatches all game, Florida Gulf Coast knocked off fifth-seeded Missouri 80-70.
Rose Julien scored 17 of her 19 points in the second half, and top-seeded Florida Gulf Coast topped second-seeded Jacksonville 68-58 on Sunday for the Atlantic Sun Conference title as well as the league's automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament.
First the first time in program history, Belmont broke into the AP Top 25 last week. And after Green Bay stumbled, the Bruins are the new mid-major No. 1.
February has arrived, which typically means one thing in espnW's mid-major rankings: Green Bay is back at No. 1.
Florida Gulf Coast, South Dakota State and Green Bay maintain their hold on the top of the mid-major rankings. But while the Jackrabbits are chasing the Eagles, there isn't a better mid-major player than South Dakota State's Macy Miller.
The door seems open for mid-major teams to contend for at-large invitations to this year's NCAA tournament. But other than the familiar trio of Green Bay, South Dakota State and Florida Gulf Coast, many mid-majors have played themselves off the board.
There's a new No. 1 as Florida Gulf Coast replaces Green Bay atop Graham Hays' biweekly mid-major poll. Mercer and Central Michigan break into the top 10.