U of L Women Advance To NCAA Elite Eight

The University of Louisville women’s basketball team has reached the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history.

The Cards defeated Baylor 56-39 in a regional semifinal game today in Raleigh, N.C.

Angel McCoughtry had 22 points and Candyce Bingham added 15 for the Cards.

U of L, a number three seed, will play Maryland Monday for a chance to go the Final Four.