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NCAA Championship: Women’s Basketball vs. Oklahoma State University

and | Saturday, March 29, 2014

Maybe it was the noise of the crowd at Purcell Pavilion. Maybe it was the pressure of the Sweet 16, or the pedigree of the Notre Dame program or simply the talent and speed of the opposing Irish. But whatever the reason, fifth-seeded Oklahoma State found itself buried under an 18-3 deficit less than five minutes into the game against No. 1-seed Notre Dame on Saturday afternoon, a margin the Irish guarded en route to an 89-72 victory.

The win puts the Irish (34-0, 16-0 ACC) into the Elite Eight, where they will face No. 2-seed Baylor (32-4, 16-2 Big 12) at home Monday night.

Photos by Kevin Song and Michael Yu.

About Kevin Song

Kevin Song is a finance and computer applications major in the Class of 2015. He enjoys playing with the latest gadgets and technology. At The Observer, he led the 2014 website redesign. He serves as the Online Editor and Associate Photo Editor in 2013-2014 and Assistant Managing Editor in 2014-2015.

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About Michael Yu

Michael Yu is the Associate Photo Editor at The Observer. He is currently a senior studying Accounting and Entrepreneurship.

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