The six-time World Team Tennis champions are relocating for the fourth time since 2008.
Notre Dame guard Jackie Young goes first overall to Las Vegas.
The Bears overcame Notre Dame star Arike Ogunbowale and an injury to forward Lauren Cox, with Chloe Jackson scoring the winning basket in the closing seconds.
"It is so hard to win championships," Baylor Coach Kim Mulkey said Saturday, the day before both she and Notre Dame's Muffet McGraw will attempt to become the third women's basketball coach with at least three NCAA championships.
The Huskies had no answer for the defending champion star’s late surge in Notre Dame’s 81-76 victory.
The Ducks hung tough with the tournament’s No. 1 overall seed, but they couldn’t match the Bears in the final moments.
The former Washington Post All-Met Player of the Year finally found her fit in her third school in five years.
Connecticut owns a 37-12 series edge over Notre Dame, but the biggest current rivalry in women's college basketball stems from the Fighting Irish's 4-3 advantage in the Final Four.
“We don't have enough visible women leaders,” she said on Thursday. “We don't have enough women in power.”
The three-time French Open champion said she spoke with the French federation president yesterday: "Everything's fine, guys."