Cincinnati Bearcats

Take a closer look at the AAC women's basketball teams

1. UConn

Coach: Geno Auriemma

Last year: 36-1

The skinny: The Huskies are coming off another heartbreaking overtime loss in the national semifinals after a last-second, game-winning shot by Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale. UConn will try to break the recent trend this season, but it’ll be a tough road to the national title game after the departures of Kia Nurse, Gabby Williams and Azura Stevens. Despite those losses, the Huskies still have experienced and highly talented players in Katie Lou Samuelson, Napheesa Collier and Crystal Dangerfield, a trio of seniors that will be able to keep this team firmly entrenched atop the...

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