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Vandersloot, Bjorklund Lead Chicago

Chicago Sky's Courtney Vandersloot, right photo, drives to the basket as Tulsa Shock's Andrea Riley guards during the second half of an WNBA basketball game earlier today in Rosemont, Ill. Also, Tulsa' Shock's Amber Holt, left photo, looks to pass as Chicago Sky's Angie Bjorklund guards her during the second half. Vandersloot, a 2010-11 Gonzaga Bulldog Star, and Bjorklund, a Spokane product who played for Tennessee, are now both playing for the Sky. The Sky won 72-54, as Vandersloot had 8 points, 2 assists, 2 steals, & 2 blocks in 26 minutes. Bjorklund didn't score in 12 minutes of play. You can see game recap & boxscore here. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

INW: Chicago Picks Vandersloot No. 3

Gonzaga's Courtney Vandersloot speaks to the media after being chosen by the Chicago Sky as the No. 3 pick in the WNBA basketball draft in Bristol, Conn., earlier today. Chicago also took Spokane's Angie Bjorklund, who played for Tennessee. Story here. (AP Photo/Pat Eaton Robb)

INW: Vandersloot Wins Honors

Courtney Vandersloot of Gonzaga comes off the floor for the last time to a standing ovation and hugs from her teammates. Gonzaga lost to Stanford on Monday 83-60 to end their run in the NCAA Tournament at the Elite Eight. Vandersloot has been named to the AP All-America second team for college women's basketball here. (SR photo: Christopher Anderson)

AP All-America List w/o Vandersloot

The 2010-11 AP Women's All-America college basketball team consists of, from left, Texas A&M's Danielle Adams, Stanford's Jeanette Pohlen, Ohio State's Jantel Lavender, Connecticut's Maya Moore and Baylor's Brittney Griner. Story here. (AP Photo/File)

Question: Why do you suppose Courtney Vandersloot isn't on the list, in the place of Stanford's Jeanette Pohlen?

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