Women's Final Four

at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Mo. (March 27-29).


Louisiana Tech 84North Carolina St. 65
Tennessee 86Arkansas 58


Tennessee 93Louisiana Tech 75

Final Records: Tennessee (39-0), Louisiana Tech (31-4), Arkansas (22-11), N.C. State (25-7).

Most Outstanding Player: Chamique Holdsclaw, Tennessee junior forward. SEMIFINAL— 30 minutes, 23 points, 10 rebounds, 1 steal, 2 assists, 2 blocks; FINAL— 36 minutes, 25 points, 10 rebounds, 1 steal, 6 assists.

All-Tournament Team: Holdsclaw, forward Tamika Catchings and guard Kellie Jolly of Tennessee, guard Tamicha Jackson of Louisiana Tech and forward Chasity Melvin of N.C. State.

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