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Utes basketball: Utah loses heartbreaker to Drexel in WNIT title game

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  • jazz4ever San Mateo, CA
    April 8, 2013 12:53 a.m.

    Nice run. You should all be proud regardless of the final loss. 5 Road wins in tournament knock-out format is not a easy task and you did it! Good luck next year.

  • StGtoSLC SALT LAKE CITY, UT
    April 7, 2013 11:24 p.m.

    Hey Baby, it was at Drexel's home court. The WNIT doesn't have neutral locations or specific seeding, teams put in bids to play at home, and Drexel put in a good enough bid to play at home throughout the tourney, and Utah did not. Still doesn't take away from their accomplishment in winning it, but that close of a game with the Utes that far away from home, you can't say it wasn't a factor.

  • Hey Baby Franklin, IN
    April 7, 2013 7:02 p.m.

    Who Am I Sir...I am not sure if anyone has won a tournament with a full blown road schedule...and then with the final game in Philadelphia....at basically Drexel's home court???

    Hey...they did good...guess i wont sweat the details...

  • AZ Blue & Red Gilbert, AZ
    April 7, 2013 6:16 p.m.

    Great job and made the State of Utah proud. Congrat on a great tourney

  • Two For Flinching Salt Lake City, UT
    April 7, 2013 3:52 p.m.

    Great effort ladies. Keep your heads up!

  • COUGARNATE Lyman, WY
    April 7, 2013 9:15 a.m.

    A one point lead with about 30 seconds to go, then they proceed to turn the ball over twice in a row. Had the game in the bag and then they handed the bag right to the Dragons. Too bad they worked hard.

  • thebigsamoan Richmond, VA
    April 7, 2013 6:01 a.m.

    It was an amazing run by the Lady Utes! I watched them play and like the BYU men's team, they fought to the very end but came up just short. It was a great effort by both schools in the NIT this year though, and we are all proud of that.

    So congratulations on a great job, Lady Utes!

  • Who am I sir? Cottonwood Heights, UT
    April 6, 2013 10:13 p.m.

    In the end, they just couldn't do it! The NIT won. It proved just to difficult to win the fifth road game out of the six. Has ANY team won 5 road games (played on the opponent's home court) in any post season tournament? So close, Lady Utes! So proud!