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.
Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.
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.
Young 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.
Last 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.
One University of Connecticut fan loses out on $100,000 after forgetting to hit “save.”
Ecstatic UConn fans have been celebrating the Huskies’ men’s national basketball title on the campus in Storrs, Conn. — breaking street lights, smashing at least one campus window and overturning furniture inside the student union.
The University of Connecticut men’s basketball team will be flying back home with the national championship that will be celebrated at a campus rally just before the women’s team plays for the national title.
The wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.
The Connecticut Huskies are back in a very familiar position, undefeated and playing for a national championship.