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Women's Final Four: MSU beats Louisville 73-63 in OT, advances to national title game

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For the 2nd straight season a Bulldog hit a big shot for Mississippi State in the Women's Final Four. Roshunda Johnson's three in the final seconds forced overtime. MSU held on to beat Louisville 73-63 Friday night. Victoria Vivians led the way with 25 points. Teaira McCowan set a record for rebounds in a NCAA Tournament, along with rebounds in a Final Four game. She grabbed 25 rebounds to go along with 21 points. Big T also played all 45 minutes.

The Bulldogs will face Notre Dame Sunday at 5:00pm Central Time in the national championship game. The Fighting Irish beat UConn in overtime with a three in the final seconds.

NCAA Women's Final Four (Columbus, Ohio - Nationwide Arena)

National Semifinals

Friday 6:00pm: Mississippi State (36-1) vs. Louisville (36-2)

- TV: ESPN2

Friday 8:00pm: Connecticut (36-0) vs. Notre Dame (33-3)

- TV: ESPN2

National Championship

Sunday 6:00pm: MSU/Louisville winner vs. UConn/ND winner

- TV: ESPN

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