The Perfect Season: UCONN Women’s Basketball Team Wins NCAA Tournament!

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(Geno Auriemma and his Players Celebrate Victory)

Just a day after watching UCONN Men’s Basketball team snatched the NCAA Tournament from the Kentucky Wildcats, tonight the women’s basketball did the same! In a 78-59 win over Notre Dame, the Huskies finished a perfect season of 40 Wins & 0 Losses! It’s been a great season for the Huskies’ athletic program, we can only imagine how crazy campus is looking right about now!

[STATS PROVIDED BY ESPN]

Notre Dame Fighting Irish

STARTERS MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
Ariel Braker F 19 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 4 2
Taya Reimer F 28 3-5 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 1 0 3 2 2 6
Lindsay Allen G 29 1-5 0-2 0-0 1 2 3 5 2 0 1 1 2
Kayla McBride G 39 8-18 2-6 3-4 0 5 5 2 1 0 4 4 21
Jewell Loyd G 35 4-15 2-4 3-4 2 4 6 2 1 1 1 1 13
BENCH MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
Kristina Nelson F 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Markisha Wright F 10 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0
Whitney Holloway G 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Madison Cable G 14 0-3 0-1 2-2 1 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 2
Michaela Mabrey G 24 4-10 2-6 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 0 10
Hannah Huffman G 0 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
TOTALS FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
22-62 6-19 8-10 9 22 31 15 7 4 13 14 58
35.5% 31.6% 80.0%

Connecticut Huskies

STARTERS MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis F 39 8-19 2-7 0-0 4 3 7 2 2 0 4 3 18
Breanna Stewart F 39 10-15 0-2 1-3 5 4 9 4 0 2 2 1 21
Stefanie Dolson C 38 8-13 0-0 1-1 4 12 16 7 0 3 2 3 17
Moriah Jefferson G 38 2-8 0-1 0-0 1 4 5 7 2 0 1 2 4
Bria Hartley G 29 4-15 2-9 3-5 1 1 2 3 0 1 3 3 13
BENCH MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
Kiah Stokes C 13 1-2 0-0 2-6 5 3 8 2 1 0 2 0 4
Saniya Chong G 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tierney Lawlor G 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Briana Pulido G 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brianna Banks G 1 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
TOTALS FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OREB DREB REB AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
34-73 4-19 7-15 22 32 54 25 5 6 15 12 79
46.6% 21.1% 46.7%

 Technical Fouls: PLAYERS: None – TEAMS: None
 Officials: Lisa Mattingly, Dee Kantner, Denise Brooks
 Attendance: 17,519