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JOE D’S NOTEBOOK 2014 Championship Edition

The first visit to the Lone Star State was a Texas Mis-Step. The losses to Houston and SMU in the first week of conference play . But in April, on college basketball’s biggest stage, it was a Texas Two Step that resulted in a Big Dance that will last a lifetime as the UConn men won an improbable fourth National Championship.

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UConn students celebrate the women's national title at Gampel Pavilion. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

UConn Men On Hand To Celebrate Women’s Title

UConn forward DeAndre Daniels got a chance to storm the court at Gampel Pavilion as a fan on Tuesday night, joining thousands of other UConn students in celebrating the school’s dual national basketball titles.

04/09/2014

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UConn Women Victory Parade Planned

The 2014 NCAA National Champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team will host a parade when it returns to campus around 4 p.m. Wednesday. There will be no public event at the airport.

04/09/2014

NCAA Women's Final Four - Championship - Notre Dame v Connecticut

UConn Routs Notre Dame 79-58, Wins 9th Title

Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.

04/08/2014

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UConn Celebrates 1 NCAA Title, Watches Shot At 2nd

Kevin Ollie delivered on the promise he made last month after UConn’s final home game, bringing an NCAA championship back to Gampel Pavilion.

04/08/2014

Alex Poythress #22 of the Kentucky Wildcats walks off the court after losing to the Connecticut Huskies 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Police Fire Pepper Balls To Control Kentucky Fans After Several Lit Couch Fires

Police in Lexington used tear gas to control rowdy fans and several couch fires were lit in the streets after Kentucky fell to Connecticut in the NCAA basketball championship final.

04/08/2014

Bria Hartley vs. SMU, Feb. 4, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – UConn/ Notre Dame… The Championship Edition

This rivalry used to be a civil one..Until Skylar Diggins showed up. Since then, it’s been drama, drama and more drama.

04/08/2014

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Women’s Championship Wagers

Connecticut’s Governor.Lieutenant Governor and U.S. Senators have made some friendly bets with their Indiana collegues on the NCAA Women’s National Championship game in Nashville between undefeated UConn and Notre Dame.

04/08/2014

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Creative Headline Writers Share Story Of Huskies’ Win

Headline writers around Connecticut had a field day with UConn’s defeat of Kentucky in the NCAA Final. See some of their results.

04/08/2014