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College basketball: UCLA women advance to NIT title game
College basketball: UCLA women advance to NIT title game

UCLA reached the championship game of the women's NIT with a 69-65 victory over host Michigan on Wednesday night at Ann Arbor, Mich. Kari Korver scored 19 points for the Bruins (18-18), who will play at West Virginia in the title game Saturday at noon PDT. The Mountaineers (23-14) beat visiting Temple, 66-58, in overtime. :: Texas Athletic Director Steve Patterson is scheduled to travel Thursday to meet with Virginia Commonwealth Coach Shaka Smart to make an offer to coach the Longhorns, a person with knowledge of the trip told the Associated Press. Texas hopes to introduce Smart as its new coach as early as Friday, according to the person who requested anonymity because the...

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