- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Baylor

Waco, Texas, 31-2.

Nickname: Lady Bears. Coach: Kim Mulkey.

Conference: Big 12. Bid: Big 12 champion.


Region: Dallas. Seed: No. 1.

Tournament Record: 19-8, 9 years. Last appearance: 2010.

Scoring: Team (80.1); Brittney Griner 22.6; Odyssey Sims 13.5; Destiny Williams 9.0.

Rebounds: Team (45.0); Brittney Griner 7.8; Destiny Williams 7.0; Melissa Jones 7.0.

Assists/Turnovers: Team (16.9/14.0); Melissa Jones 3.8/1.3; Odyssey Sims 3.1/2.1.

3-pointers: Team (.392); Odyssey Sims 62.

Last Ten: 9-1.

The Skinny: Baylor is on a mission to get back to the Final Four after coming so close to beating Connecticut last season. Brittney Griner is the most dominant player in the country on both ends of the floor. The key to any sustained tournament run may lie in the play of freshman guard Odyssey Sims.

Prairie View A&M

Prairie View, Texas, 21-11.

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