Paige Bueckers' UConn Tops Stanford, Advances To NCAA ChampionshipPaige Bueckers scored 14 points and UConn advanced to the national championship game with a 63-58 win over defending champion Stanford on Friday night.
Paige Bueckers Talks 'Surreal' Return To Minnesota For The Final Four"I think there's a reason why I'm back here and why I'm getting the opportunity again,” Paige Bueckers said. "It's crazy what God does in your life."
Women's Final Four In Minneapolis Inspires Young Basketball StarsPlayers at Hopkins High School and Minnehaha Academy are heartened by the increased attention Paige Bueckers and the Final Four are bringing to women's basketball.
Basketball Talent In Minnesota Goes Beyond Paige BueckersCheryl Reeve was once in between weightlifting sets at a Twin Cities area fitness center when she spotted a scrawny youngster working on her game on an otherwise-empty basketball court.
All Eyes On Paige Bueckers As She Returns Home For NCAA Final FourBueckers is a former Hopkins star. She scored 27 points Monday night, and 23 of those points came in the second half and overtimes.
Paige Bueckers Leads UConn To 14th Straight Final FourPaige Bueckers scored 15 of her 27 points in the two overtimes, and UConn beat North Carolina State 91-87 to extend the Huskies' record women's Final Four streak to 14 straight on Monday night.
Former Minnesota Basketball Star Paige Bueckers Signs Partnership With GatoradeBueckers, who played at Hopkins High School and was 2020's Miss Basketball Minnesota, is the first college athlete to sign a name, image and likeness deal with the beverage company, according to multiple reports.