After defeating BYU 52-46 in a gritty game, Arizona will face No. 2 seed Texas A&M in the Sweet 16 for a chance to advance to the program’s first Elite 8.
Arizona will face a Texas A&M team that is coming off of back-to-back close games against Troy and Iowa State that went down to the final possession.
Thus far in the tournament the Aggies have relied on guard Jordan Nixon who in the team’s two games has averaged 28 points helping her team survive and advance.
Here are star guard Aari McDonald and coach Adia Barnes talking about the upcoming game and discussing the keys to victory:
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ALLSPORTSTUCSON.com writer Troy Hutchison hails from Tucson and is a lifelong Arizona Wildcats follower. He has been involved in sports journalism over the last two years while taking communications courses at Pima Community College.