NCAAB 

Williams leads Bulldogs past Huskies, make history in the process

Overtime, check. Game winning shot in a one possession game, check. A 111-game winning streak that lasted 865 days busted, check. It’s a very rare formula, but like Stanford back in 2014, the Mississippi State Bulldogs did what every team in the game had failed to do. Beat the Connecticut Huskies. It was a monumental night in the world of... Read More
NCAAB 

100 and Counting for the Uconn Womens Program

On Monday night, the top ranked Connecticut Huskies women’s basketball team won their 100th consecutive game. This historic milestone makes them the first team men’s or women’s, in NCAA history to accomplish this. They 6th ranked South Carolina Gamecocks stood between them and history. Uconn Had won its previous 99 games by a combined average of 38.7 points and winning... Read More
NCAAB Terps 

Instant Classic in College Park, Uconn outlasts Maryland

A classic. The atmosphere was electric in the Xfinity Center last night, it felt like an NCAA Tournament game in December. There were many on Christmas Day that felt the NBA gave one of the greatest gifts in the Cavaliers-Warriors matchup. If that felt like an NBA Finals game or at worst, an NBA Playoff game, than last night was... Read More
WNBA 

US Women top Australia in the Garden to end exhibition tour

The US women wrapped up their exhibition tour in the “Greatest arena in the world” aka Madison Square Garden. Having not really been tested prior to their contest with Australia, many were looking forward to the tilt between the world’s top two teams according to FIBA. The game didn’t disappoint early on, Australia got off to a quick start. A... Read More
NCAAB Terps 

Fifth ranked Terps take on Stewart, top ranked Huskies in the Garden

The last time the Maryland Terrapins faced the Connecticut Huskies, things didn’t end well for them as UConn knocked them out of the Final Four. The Huskies then went on to win the National Championship. The Maggie Dixon Classic is the reason for the meeting between two top five teams. The number one team in the land is coming off a... Read More
NCAAB 

2015 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Preview

Stop if you’ve heard it before: UConn and Notre Dame are facing off for the women’s national championship. After meeting in Nashville last year for all the marbles, the Huskies and Fighting Irish are set for a rematch again. Last year, it was a battle of previous unbeatens, as Connecticut completed the dream 40-0 season by handing ND their first... Read More
NCAAB 

Stifling defense fuels Huskies in rout of Gamecocks

It was billed as the biggest matchup thus far of the college basketball season, number one ranked South Carolina Gamecocks traveled to Connecticut to face the number two ranked Connecticut Huskies. Many pundits expected this to be a very close game between two elite teams, most didn’t believe this Uconn team is as tough as the prior year, even though... Read More
NCAAB 

Stewart Continues to Reach Astronomical Heights

It takes a certain type of player to play for Geno Auriemma and the UConn women’s basketball team. The Huskies not only pursue perfection year in and year out, they expect it. Star forward Breanna Stewart has fit that mold since the start of her recruiting process in late 2009. She was an ideal player for the Huskies, with a... Read More

General Thoughts

Another great week of sports has gone by and with it, there are more sports happenings to talk about. The National Championship game is set as Louisville defeated Wichita State and Michigan defeated Syracuse to make it to the big game Monday night. Louisville and Michigan are both teams that are led by their guards. Peyton Siva and Russ Smith... Read More
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