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Statement Making Win for Stanford Women

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STANFORD, Calif. -- There is a big gap between the No. 2 and No. 3 ranked women's basketball teams in the nation.

And next week we'll get a chance to measure the gap between the No. 1 and No. 2 teams. "It's going to be great," Pat Summitt said of Wednesday's matchup between No. 2 Stanford and top-ranked UConn in Hartford, Conn. "I'm going to pop some popcorn and watch it."

She'll enjoy that more than she enjoyed watching her own team take on Stanford Saturday. The Cardinal bucked the trend of their 21-year series against Tennessee, by beating the Lady Vols 67-52 and leaving no doubt who was the better team.

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