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Arike Ogunbowale hits buzzer beater, Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in national championship game

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For the 2nd straight season, Mississippi State women's basketball saw confetti fall in a national title game for all the heartbreaking reasons.

Arike Ogunbowale's three-pointer with 0.1 seconds remaining gave Notre Dame a 61-58 victory Sunday night.

The Bulldogs went on a 24-5 run spanning late in the 1st quarter to halftime. MSU led Notre Dame 30-17 at intermission. The Bulldogs stretched the lead to 15 but a Fighting Irish 18-1 run gave them the lead in the 4th quarter.

Both teams traded leads in the final frame before https://tOgunbowale's 2nd buzzer beater in as many games. Victoria Vivians led MSU with 21 points. Teaira McCowan recorded yet another double-double: 18 points, 17

Mississippi State finishes a historic season 37-2. The Bulldogs won their first SEC regular season championship and received their first #1 seed in program history.

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