Louisville’s Evans garners national attention chasing titles

(AP) — Dana Evans’ competitive drive almost led her away from the Louisville women’s basketball program before she took a moment to appreciate that her opportunities would come. The Cardinals’ All-American senior guard has optimized them with a Final Four appearance, ACC championships and awards including consecutive selections as the league’s player of the year. This season has included leading Louisville to a two-week stay atop the national rankings for the first time in program history. Evans’ play has put her in the national player of the year conversation.