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2012 NCAA Women's Tournament, Baylor Vs. Tennessee: Experts Like Bears To Advance

With tip time just over an hour away, let's take a look at some of the chatter leading up to the highly-anticiapted Elite 8 matchup between the undefeated Baylor Lady Bears and the Tennessee Lady Volunteers.

Over at ESPN, six experts weighed in with picks for tonight's regional final matchup, and it was a clean sweep for the Lady Bears to advance to the Final Four.

Meanwhile, Sports Illustrated's Ann Killion has an intriguing piece about Brittney Griner, the Lady Bears dominating center, and mentions this could be Pat Summitt's last game on the bench at the University of Tennessee. has another preview of the game that focuses on Summitt's future, which has remained one the most compelling story lines throughout this season.

The winner of Monday night's matchup will head to Denver for the Final Four, which begins on Sunday.

For more on the Baylor Lady Bears and their journey to a perfect season, visit Our Daily Bears. Make sure to visit SB Nation's college basketball hub for news and scores on Championship Week.

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