He remembers the day she sat in his living room, recruiting him to compete for USC. Her personality was infectious and her drive contagious. She made him want to run. It didn’t cross Michael Norman’s mind that she was a woman. His only thought was that she could make him a winner.
Third-seeded Michigan turned its NCAA tournament West Regional semifinal into an extended celebration Thursday, building leads as large as 29 points before halftime on the way to a thrashing of seventh-seeded Texas A&M.