WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Michigan Women’s basketball team is headed to the Elite Eight for the first time.
Naz Hillmon had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Laila Phelia scored the go-ahead layup in the final minute and No. 3 Michigan beat No. 10 seed South Dakota 52-49.
Phelia scored 14 points for the Wolverines.
Hannah Sjerven had 17 points and eight rebounds before fouling out for South Dakota.
Michigan will play No. 1 seed Louisville on Monday for a trip to the Final Four.