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HERE COME THE BEARS
RICHARD DEITSCH
November 14, 2011
LED BY THE NATION'S BEST PLAYER, BAYLOR WILL WIN ITS FIRST TITLE IN SEVEN SEASONS
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November 14, 2011

Here Come The Bears

LED BY THE NATION'S BEST PLAYER, BAYLOR WILL WIN ITS FIRST TITLE IN SEVEN SEASONS

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Last March the Hoyas grumbled when President Barack Obama picked Princeton to upset them in the NCAA's opening round. "One thing that we don't lack is confidence," says eighth-year coach Terri Williams-Flournoy. The players also proved better prognosticators than the commander in chief: Georgetown advanced to the Sweet 16 before losing a tight game to UConn. The Hoyas will be an even tougher out this season, with seven seniors returning from a 24--11 squad. The focal point is sensational 5'11" junior guard Sugar Rodgers, whose 18.7 points trailed only Maya Moore's 22.8 among Big East players last season.

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