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NCAA Women's Final Four 2011 Halftime Score: Moore Leads UConn To 32-26 Lead Over Notre Dame

If you can't just step back for a moment and appreciate Connecticut Huskies star Maya Moore, then perhaps it's time to give up on the game.

Moore pulled an improbable jumper on the baseline over a defender without really fully turning to look at the rim first that I would try to compare to other great collegiate shooters, but won't because it won't do Moore in her entirety justice anyway - Moore is a player that has a feel for spots on the floor that allow her to elevate before a defender even knows what's happening in ways that other players simply can't.

And no fancy math is needed to explain how this six woman team finds themselves ahead of a team that confused the Tennessee Lady Vols almost completely: Moore has 15 of 32 of UConn's points in the first half, including shooting 3-for-5 from beyond the arc. You don't just go to the locker room and draw up adjustments for that - you hope that she'll come back to earth somehow and play a normal game that is possible to beat.

Meanwhile, Notre Dame has outshot UConn in the first half, but is hurting themselves with turnovers - leading scorer Skylar Diggins tied for a team-high three turnovers along with her 14 points and the team has 10 overall, which is significant in a game that's moving at a relatively slow pace.