Bria Hartley

UConn vs. Stanford: Memorable History

UConn vs. Stanford: Memorable History

The last time UConn and Stanford met, Gabby Williams was in the second game of her freshman season and she never left the bench. When the Huskies face the Cardinal Sunday, Williams will be playing the first game of her senior year and she’s coming off an All-America season.

UConn lost to Stanford back in 2014, the last loss before reeling off 111 wins in a row. Williams was finding her way as college player and sat as UConn’s 47-game winning streak came to an end that November night in Stanford.

“I never wanted to feel like that again … almost helpless,” Williams said last year about the loss.

That loss proved to be a motivator for Williams and served as fuel for the...