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UConn raises visibility of women’s basketball to new heights
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UConn raises visibility of women’s basketball to new heights

TAMPA — It was something Geno Auriemma said. Hey, when isn’t it something Geno said? But it was something he said a few months ago, before his basketball team began another march to what happened Tuesday night at Amalie Arena....
Updated: 2 months ago
UConn completes NCAA three-peat; Auriemma matches Wooden mark

UConn completes NCAA three-peat; Auriemma matches Wooden mark

TAMPA — It was a result for the ages, capping a season-long saga that’s destined for the women’s basketball history books. And although it was far from dominating, the outcome will forever be punctuated by exclamation points. ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Women’s Final Four notes: Rivalry brings attention to sport

Women’s Final Four notes: Rivalry brings attention to sport

TAMPA — Anyone who follows women’s college basketball shouldn’t have been surprised by Tuesday night’s participants in the national championship game.
Updated: 2 months ago
UConn dashes Notre Dame’s dream again in NCAA finale

UConn dashes Notre Dame’s dream again in NCAA finale

TAMPA — Notre Dame played Connecticut closer and tougher than any opponent the Huskies had faced this postseason.
Updated: 2 months ago

UConn vs. Notre Dame: Five things to know

Here’s a quick primer to get you ready for the NCAA women’s basketball national championship game between Notre dame and UConn at Amalie Arena.
Updated: 2 months ago
Duke tops Wisconsin 68-63 for NCAA men’s title

Duke tops Wisconsin 68-63 for NCAA men’s title

INDIANAPOLIS — Over a matter of mere minutes, the youngsters at Duke grew into salty old pros.
Updated: 2 months ago
UConn’s Auriemma seeks 10th NCAA title tonight in Tampa

UConn’s Auriemma seeks 10th NCAA title tonight in Tampa

TAMPA — His 30-year accomplishments are staggering — 916 career victories, seven national coach of the year awards, 16 Women’s Final Four appearances and nine national championships.
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NCAA women’s notes: Different kind of Final Four for Notre Dame

TAMPA — Multiple times this past week, Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw said this year’s Final Four run has been different than the team’s previous four.
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Tuck heads in NCAA women’s final as UConn future star

Tuck heads in NCAA women’s final as UConn future star

TAMPA — Sharpshooter Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is approaching her final collegiate game and two-time Player of the Year Breanna Stewart will be a senior next season.
Updated: 2 months ago
Notre Dame’s Turner could be difference in UConn rematch

Notre Dame’s Turner could be difference in UConn rematch

TAMPA — The title of being the best player at the NCAA Women’s Final Four is usually reserved for someone with years of experience.
Updated: 2 months ago