The Series vs. Memphis
UConn is 6-0 all-time against Memphis, including 3-0 against the Tigers at home.
Lending a Helping Hand
With seven assists in today’s game, Moriah Jefferson now has at least 100 assists for the third-straight season.
Huskies in January
UConn boasts an all-time mark of 266-85 in games played in the month of January. UConn has now won 82 of its last 84 contestsin the calendar’s first month.
Huskies Avoid Back-to-Back Losses
The Huskies have not lost back-to-back games since the 1992-1993 season. The last time UConn dropped consecutive games was during the 1992-1993 season when they lost against Providence (3/7/93) and Louisville (3/17/93). Connecticut has gone 831 games without back-to-back defeats. The Huskies are 57-0 following a loss during the streak.
Huskies vs. Unranked Opponents
UConn has won its last 96 games vs. unranked opponents, dating back to 57-56 loss vs. St. John’s on Feb. 18, 2012. Since the 1993-94 season, the Huskies boast an incredible 552-9 (.984) record against unranked foes, including a current stretch of 273 wins in 274 such contests.
Excellent at the XL
UConn boasts an all-time mark of 155-13 (.922) in games played at the XL Center. UConn has won 80 of its last 83 games played at the XL center.
Huskies Have Not Lost Many Halves
During UConn’s last 346 halves, the huskies have been outscored 18 times. UConn lost the second half of the Baylor game on 12/18, the second half at Louisville on 2/7, the first half against St. Johns on 2/18, both halves against Notre Dame on 2/27, the second half against ND on 4/1, the first half against ND on 1/5/13, the second half of the Marquette game (1/12/13), the second half of the Baylor game on (2/18), the second half of the Notre Dame game 3/4/13, the first half of the Notre Dame game (3/12), the second half vs. Rutgers on 3/9/14, the second half at Stanford on 11/17/14, the second half at USF on 3/2/15, the second half of the American Championship Game vs USF on 3/9 and the first half of the regional final win over Dayton on 3/30.
UConn on Third-Longest Winning Streak in NCAA History
UConn’s current winning streak is the third-longest in NCAA-history, supplanting La. Tech’s 54-game streak from 1980-82. UConn has won 104 of its last 105 games.