WATCH: Sister Jean adorably accepts Tennessee legend Candace Parker into Loyola-Chicago bandwagon

One of the breakout stories of the 2018 NCAA Tournament, Loyola Chicago’s 98-year-old nun, Sister Jean, has done it again.

After her Ramblers defeated 3-seed Tennessee in heartbreaking fashion on Saturday, Sister Jean welcomed Vols legend Candace Parker home with open arms.

Take a look:

Parker was one of the greatest women’s basketball players of all time and won two national titles with the Vols. She was understandably heart broken when Loyola-Chicago’s Clayton Custer nailed the game winning shot. Here’s her live reaction:

Brutal stuff!

Thankfully, Sister Jean is here to help. She didn’t blame Parker for picking her alma mater, and welcomed her to join the Ramblers’ cause in the Sweet 16.

“Now you can root for us that we go as far as we possibly can,” Sister Jean said. “We’ll bring all of you (to the bandwagon).”

This game wasn’t almost this dramatic.

Tennessee trailed for the entire second half before regaining the lead on a Grant Williams 3-point play with about 20 seconds left. That play extended the Vols’ run to 14-5 over the final 4 minutes.

Admiral Schofield was Tennessee’s top scorer with 14 points and tying a career high with 4 3-pointers. However, he was in foul trouble for much of the game and struggled to get his rhythm back after picking up two early fouls.

Sister Jean and the Ramblers will now head to Atlanta to face either Nevada or Cincinnati.

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