Chiney Ogwumike (Joshua Lindsey | USA TODAY Sports Images) -

Chiney Ogwumike (Joshua Lindsey | USA TODAY Sports Images) –

No one named Ogwumike at Stanford for the first time since 2007.

By Eric Vander Voort | NCAA.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The next time Stanford takes the floor, it will be without someone named Ogwumike on scholarship for the first time since 2007-08. Senior Chiney Ogwumike, Stanford’s star and the second from her family to play for the Cardinal, played her last game in a Stanford uniform on Sunday in a 75-56 loss to Connecticut in the Final Four.

It was a disappointing yet familiar ending to Ogwumike’s illustrious career. In her four years at Stanford, the Cardinal bowed out in the national semifinals three times — Sunday, a loss to Baylor in 2012 and a loss to Texas A&M in 2011, both of which went on to win the national championship.

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