UConn Men (32-8) | 4th National Title
ARLINGTON, TX —No conference wanted them. Several teammates and their coach left them. The NCAA kept them out for a year. UConn won it all anyway. Shabazz Napier turned in another all-court masterpiece Monday night to lift the Huskies to a 60-54 win over Kentucky’s freshmen and a national title hardly anyone saw coming. [x]
Uconn Women (40-0) | 9th National Title
NASHVILLE, TN — Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion. The Huskies routed Notre Dame 79-58 Tuesday night in the first championship game featuring undefeated teams, winning their record ninth national title. Auriemma broke a tie with Pat Summitt and Tennessee for most all-time, doing it in her backyard. [x]
On the 10 year anniversary since both the men and the women both won their respective championships in 2004, UConn does it again.
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