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Baylor Lady Bears advance to the Sweet 16

Queen Egbo blocks Elizabeth Kitley.
Queen Egbo blocks Elizabeth Kitley.(Baylor)
Published: Mar. 23, 2021 at 7:55 PM CDT
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(AP)- Reigning women’s national champion Baylor is going to its 12th consecutive NCAA Sweet 16.

Moon Ursin and DiJonai Carrington both had 21 points as the 27-2 Lady Bears beat Virginia Tech 90-48 Tuesday night in San Antonio.

Queen Egbo had a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds, along with seven blocked shots.

AP All-American forward NaLyssa Smith finished with 15 points, all but two of those coming after halftime for Baylor because of early foul trouble.

Georgia Amoore had 18 points with four 3-pointers to lead 15-10 Virginia Tech.

The Hokies had opened their first NCAA Tournament since 2006 with a win over Marquette.

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