Even if you’re not someone who regularly follows college football, it is almost guaranteed that you’ve heard the term “Big 10 School” due to the notoriety that this 120 year old conference has. For collegiate football players, it is a massive deal to be recruited by a Big 10 School, which hosts some of the biggest crowds and only the best of the best players. With all 14 Big 10 schools residing in the midwest or east coast, in 2024 they are finally expanding to sunny Los Angeles, adding the USC Trojans and UCLA Bruins to their highly esteemed conference.
With a score of 64-49, The University of South Carolina defeated the University of Connecticut, making the Gamecocks the 2022 NCAA Women’s March Madness champions. South Carolina secured the lead just by half-time, a lead they continued to advance until the end of the game. Among many record-breaking accomplishments throughout the year, the win is the second national title for the University of South Carolina’s women’s basketball program.