The 100th consecutive win was a celebration of the most iconic program in the sport.
As UConn beat South Carolina before a capacity crowd and national TV audience, the Huskies were perched at the top of the college basketball world. They seemed invincible, a program with four consecutive national titles and more two years without a loss.
When will it end, pundits wondered?
It almost happened five days later in a tiny gym in New Orleans. The 101st win in a row went down to the final seconds against an upstart, upset-minded opponent.
UConn had its worst shooting game of the season, but still the Huskies built a 17-point lead on Tulane in the third quarter Saturday...