UConn women grind out Final Four victory over Stanford; will meet South Carolina in return to the national championship game

The UConn women’s basketball team has never lost a national championship game, but the Huskies have had trouble getting there the last few years. It’s been a long drought since 2016 for a program that has won 11 titles. But Friday night, UConn was back. The Huskies held off defending champion Stanford 63-58 in front of 18,268 at the Target Center to advance to the national championship game ...

Women's Final Four 2022 - UConn senior trio saves Huskies' season, national title hopes

MINNEAPOLIS -- With 11 seconds left and UConn clinging to a two-point lead, senior guard Christyn Williams stepped up to the free throw line. The ref tossed the ball to Williams, and the lefty took her customary dribble, bent her knees and floated the ball toward the bucket. It dropped through the net. Same with the second one.
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Huskies headed to 2022 NCAA Championship

MINNEAPOLIS — UConn star Paige Bueckers led the Huskies in return to her hometown to the NCAA Championship Finals after defeating defending champs Stanford, 63-58 on Friday night. It's UConn's first trip to the championship game since 2016 when the Huskies won the last of four straight championships. Since...
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UConn tops Stanford 63-58, advances to NCAA title game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are back in the NCAA title game for the first time in six years after getting through one of the most difficult seasons of the Hall of Fame coach's career. Paige Bueckers scored 14 points and UConn advanced to the...
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UConn Tops Stanford 63-58, Advances to NCAA Title Game

Paige Bueckers scored 14 points and UConn advanced to the national championship game with a 63-58 win over defending champion Stanford on Friday night. The UConn women will now move onto the finals and take on South Carolina Sunday night. It’s UConn’s first trip to the championship game since 2016,...

Chasing Perfection: Championship game bound

UConn women’s basketball is championship game bound. The Huskies defeated Stanford 63-58 in the national semifinal and advanced to the final against South Carolina on Sunday. On this emergency episode, we break down UConn’s win by any means necessary, discuss Olivia Nelson-Ododa’s redemption and talk about everything else from...
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Huskies Home on Saturday for UConn Dog Fight

STORRS, Conn. – The UConn men and women's track & field teams are back on campus this Saturday to host the UConn Dog Fight Invitational on Saturday, April 2 at the George J. Sherman Family Sports Complex. The Huskies will welcome UAlbany, Boston University, Brown, Northeastern, Southern Connecticut State...
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UConn beats Indiana to reach Sixteenth Straight Elite 8

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Over the past 25 years, UConn has been known for putting together lengthy scoring runs that turn tight games into blowouts. Paige Bueckers and the Huskies put together a classic one to begin the second half against Indiana on Saturday and move into the program's 16th consecutive regional final.
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Second-Seeded UConn to Begin NCAA Tournament vs. Mercer

STORRS, Conn. – The second-seeded and fifth-ranked UConn women's basketball team (25-5) begins NCAA Tournament play against No. 12-seed Mercer (23-6) in the First Round on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Gampel Pavilion. The game will air on ABC and the UConn Sports Network. UConn enters the NCAA Tournament...