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UofL women beat South Florida 60-52, advance to Sweet 16

 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Jude Schimmel scored 13 points, Myisha Hines-Allen added 12 and No. 3 seed Louisville reached its third consecutive NCAA Sweet 16 by beating No. 6 seed South Florida 60-52 on Monday night.
    
Louisville (27-6) will face Dayton in the round of 16.
    
Courtney Williams had 25 points for South Florida (27-8). It was the 20th time she scored 20 or more this season.
    
Schimmel had an in-close basket and set up Hines-Allen's layup to put Louisville ahead 50-47 with 2:25 remaining. Bria Smith made it 52-47 with two free throws after a USF turnover.
    
Williams and Alisia Jenkins made layup during a 6-0 spurt that gave South Florida a 47-46 lead with 5 minutes to play.
    
Sara Hammond had a basket and Hines-Allen followed with a layup as Louisville took a 34-26 lead 2 1-2 minutes in the second half.

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