UConn Heads To 9th Straight Final Four After Beating Texas In Elite 8The All-American trio took over when Texas was making a run in the third quarter to help UConn to the 86-65 victory Monday night, sending the Huskies to the national semifinals.
Texas Women Come From Behind To Beat UCLA 72-64 In BridgeportTexas scored the first 10 points of the fourth to take a 58-54 lead, and did not trail again.
UConn Clinches AAC Title With 88-41 Win Over SMU's Lady MustangsUConn is now 58-0 against AAC teams during the conference's three-year history, a record that includes both conference tournament titles.
UConn Beats No. 21 SMU 68-62 In AAC ActionThe 21st-ranked Mustangs lost 68-62 to UConn on Thursday night, their fourth loss in seven games after an 18-0 start.
No. 1 UConn Women Beat SMU 90-37, Run Winning Streak To 55No. 1 UConn extended its winning streak to 55 games, the third-longest in NCAA Division I women's basketball history.
Cowboys' Draft Pick Byron Jones Not Just A 'Workout Warrior'The reference is to the 6-1, 199-pound UConn product’s freakish athleticism. Jones set an unofficial 'world record' in the broad jump at the NFL Combine with a leap of 12 foot, 3 inches.
Texas Ready For Sweet 16 Matchup With UConnTexas coach Karen Aston hasn't seen the tape from her first meeting with Connecticut, which came in the 2003 Final Four. The Longhorns lost by two that night when Aston was an assistant coach.
UConn Favored Over SMU To Win American Athletic Conference Defending national champion UConn has been picked by coaches in the American Athletic Conference as a preseason favorite to edge out SMU for the league title.
Huskies Shine Again In Underdog RoleNo matter how many times the UConn Huskies were told they couldn't do something, they wouldn't listen. Well, look who's woofing now.
Rising Star: Kentucky Guard James YoungYoung scored 20 points for Kentucky last night, twice as many as the next highest-scoring Wildcat, in a 60-54 loss to Connecticut. This was Young's ninth 20-plus point game and he led Kentucky with 17 in the Final Four win over Wisconsin.
Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel ChampionshipLast night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school's fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.
NCAA Finals: Second Half Not So SlumberKentucky was down by 15 points. They had only scored half as many points that UConn had in the first half. It appeared to be game over for the Wildcats. But, not so fast.