With the hit song “Girl on Fire” by Alicia Keys blaring from the arena speakers, Baylor basketball players gathered at midcourt to hoist their third consecutive Big 12 regular-season championship.
At the same time, Texas coach Karen Aston gathered her team in the locker room, telling them they have made impressive strides of their own lately. At times, UT’s freshman-laden team stood toe to toe with the defending NCAA champs.
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