Lady Bears win third national championship in program history

TAMPA, Fla. (KWTX) Chloe Jackson hit the game-winning layup with 3.9 seconds left, and the Baylor Lady Bears held off the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 82-81 in the NCAA Tournament championship game.

Lauren Cox left the game late in the third quarter because of a knee injury, but Baylor (37-1) held on for the school's third-ever championship.

Cox, the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year, had eight points, eight rebounds and three blocks in the game at the time of her exit.

Jackson led Baylor with a season-high 26 points, while Kalani Brown had a double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds,

Arike Ogunbowale scored a game-high 31 points for the Irish.