In this Tuesday, March 24, 2009 photo, Maryland's Marah Strickland shoots against Utah during a second-round women's NCAA college basketball tournament game in College Park, Md. It was

 

              In this Tuesday, March 24, 2009 photo, Maryland
In this Tuesday, March 24, 2009 photo, Maryland's Marah Strickland shoots against Utah during a second-round women's NCAA college basketball tournament game in College Park, Md. It was only a few years ago when Fordham was the laughing stock of women's basketball, setting a record for futility. Now second-year coach Stephanie Gaitley has the Rams near the top of the Atlantic 10. Strickland is one of two transfers to Fordham who are helping lead the team. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)