The Cardinals aren’t all that concerned with history, unless they’re the ones making it. By beating Cal, the Cardinals, who were seeded fifth in the Oklahoma City Region, became the first team seeded worse than fourth to win a game in the women’s Final Four.
Louisville has been carried mostly by its offense in the tournament, with Antonita Slaughter hitting a lot of 3s _ six against Cal _ and Shoni Schimmel hitting from all over the court. Schimmel’s younger sister, Jude, has also been a clutch play-maker in a reserve role.
“Right now anything can happen,” Walz said. “Why not us?”