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“We played really well because we not only wanted to play well, but we wanted to play well for Tara so she’d have a good memory of the game,” Ogwumike said. “She said in the locker room that anytime she’ll think about her 900th win she’ll think about how well we played. Glad we made her proud. She’s a very humble person. We’re excited to put a smile on her face.”

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AP Sports Writer Janie McCauley in Stanford, Calif. contributed to this story

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