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  • Capsule Preview: No. 16 Prairie View Vs. No. 1 UConn

    Site: Gampel Pavilion Time: 8 p.m. TV: ESPN (Dave O'Brien and Deb Antonelli) Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) Series history: UConn, 1-0 Last meeting: UConn, 83-47, March 17, 2012, NCAA Tournament first round at...
  • Virginia survives skittish start, beats Coastal Carolina

     Virginia survives skittish start, beats Coastal Carolina
    RALEIGH, N.C. — By the time Virginia and Coastal Carolina finally took the court late Friday night, the number was 119. Since the NCAA tournament bracket expanded to 64 teams in 1985, No. 1 seeds were 119-0 against No. 16s. Virginia-Coastal was...
  • No. 8 Memphis takes down No. 9 George Washington

    No. 8 Memphis takes down No. 9 George Washington
    Guard Michael Dixon Jr. came off the bench to score 19 points and made two clutch free throws with 9.6 seconds remaining as eighth-seeded Memphis held off ninth-seeded George Washington 71-66 in an NCAA Tournament East Regional second-round game on Friday...
  • Gampel Notebook: Geno Lines Up In Favor Of Neutral Sites

    — This weekend's NCAA Tournament games at Gampel Pavilion are expected to springboard UConn to the regional finals In Lincoln, Neb. And once there, the Huskies could find themselves in a position no team likely will ever face again on the way a...
  • It's The Home Stretch In The Quest For Ninth Championship

    STORRS — It's practically impossible to stroll the grounds surrounding UConn women's basketball without bumping into some kind of milestone. This season's landmark stands at the final destination of a postseason trip that begins Sunday against No....
  • NCAA tournament: Virginia finally returns to Sweet 16 by beating Memphis

    NCAA tournament: Virginia finally returns to Sweet 16 by beating Memphis
    RALEIGH, N.C. -- Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56% to beat Memphis, 78-60, on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades. Anthony Gill added 13 points for the Cavaliers (30-6)...
  • UConn Women Roll Past Prairie View, 87-44; St. Joseph's Next

    UConn Women Roll Past Prairie View, 87-44; St. Joseph's Next
    STORRS — True to her players, committed to her beliefs, Prairie View coach Dawn Brown used top-seeded motivation to inspire her team for Sunday's NCAA first-round game against No. 1 UConn. "Why not us? Why not now?" Brown asked prior to its latest...
  • Capsule: No. 9 Seed St. Joseph's Vs. No. 1 UConn Women

    Site: Gampel Pavilion Time: 7 p.m. TV: ESPNU (Dave O'Brien and Deb Antonelli) Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) Series history: UConn, 4-2 Last meeting: UConn, 87-34, Dec. 21, 2003, The Palestra, Philadelphia Streaks:...
  • Notebook: A Fond Farewell To Gampel For Dolson, Hartley

    STORRS – All-Americans Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley play their final UConn home game Tuesday when the Huskies play St. Joseph's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The game has been switched to ESPNU by the cable network. It will...
  • Picture Perfect: Auriemma Likes UConn's Maturity Level

    Picture Perfect: Auriemma Likes UConn's Maturity Level
    STORRS — Here is some insight about gauging team maturity from Geno Auriemma, coach of the undefeated, defending national champion and top-ranked Huskies. "I can tell in early November whether we have a mature team or not by how long it takes to...
  • Five Fun NCAA Tournament Facts

    The NCAA Tournament is perhaps the most fan-friendly sporting event of the year and has terrific fan involvement (how's your bracket?). Here are five trivial-but-cool NCAA facts as we wait for UConn to play Iowa State in its Sweet 16 game Friday night:...