UConn coach Geno Auriemma blames Notre Dame for the Big East conference’s realignment problems.
Farmington’s Tim Abromaitis sit out the first four regular-season Notre Dame basketball games because of what the school called a misunderstanding over an NCAA rule.
Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon expects to break the NCAA regular-season attendance record set by the Wolverines with 113,090 last year against Connecticut when they host Notre Dame Saturday night.
Governor Malloy now has bets on the line with two other governors, on the outcome of this weekend’s UConn basketball games.
Connecticut, Stanford, Notre Dame and Texas A&M, two No. 1 seeds and two No. 2s, will be in Indianapolis on Sunday for the national semifinals.