Before that, the top-seeded South Carolina women routed No. 6 Texas, and the 30-0 Gonzaga men showed why they were their tournament’s top overall seed in swatting aside No. 6 USC. Gonzaga and UCLA will square off in one national semifinal Saturday, while the other will feature No. 1 seed Baylor against No. 2 seed Houston. Stanford and South Carolina battle on Friday in the women’s Final Four, which will also feature top-seeded Connecticut versus No. 3 seed Arizona.
Scroll down for details and analysis of Tuesday’s action.