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UConn-ND Final Four Matchup Set

By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Get ready for Connecticut vs. Notre Dame round four. For the third straight season the two Big East rivals will meet in the Final Four. Throw in plucky Louisville […]


NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 15: Peyton Siva #3 of the Louisville Cardinals drives for a shot attempt against Pat Connaughton #24 and Jerian Grant #22 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the semifinals of the Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 15, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Louisville To Face ‘Cuse In Final Modern Day Big East Final

By JIM O’CONNELL AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Russ Smith scored 20 points and Peyton Siva added 12 to lead No. 4 Louisville to a 69-57 victory over No. 24 Notre Dame on […]


Breanna Stewart against Notre Dame, March 12, 2013. (Credit: Bob Stowell/UConn)

Third Time Not Lucky Charm, Huskies Lose BE Final To Irish

By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Natalie Achonwa’s layup with 1.8 seconds left lifted No. 2 Notre Dame to its first Big East tournament championship with a 61-59 victory over third-ranked […]