Milton-Jones said she has received so many texts and social media messages since the news broke that she would be spending the rest of the night returning them before she heads to Dallas for the Final Four.
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"They are a vital part to us winning," Milton-Jones said. "When you have the fans on your side and the energy, you can feel it from them even though it may not be a lot of people in the gym."
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