March 8, 2010
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2010 BIG EAST Tournament
No. 1/1 UConn Post Game Notes
March 8, 2010 vs. No. 6/7 Notre Dame
UConn won its 71st straight game - breaking the record for the longest winning streak in NCAA Division I women's basketball history - Connecticut also holds the second-longest such streak at 70 games (2001-03).
The Huskies have won all 71 consecutive games by double-digits, an NCAA record. During the span, the team has averaged a margin of victory of 32.5 points.
UConn has won each of its last seven BIG EAST Tournament games following tonight's BIG EAST Semifinal win over Notre Dame.
UConn is 58-12 all-time in BIG EAST Tournament action.
UConn advances to the BIG EAST Championship game for the sixth straight season and the 16th time in the last 17 years overall.
UConn improves to 20-2 all-time in the semifinal round of the BIG EAST Conference Tournament.
UConn has won each of its last 33 games played at the XL Center and boasts an all-time mark of 107-11 at the facility.
UConn is 17-2 all-time in BIG EAST Tournament games played at the XL Center in Hartford.
UConn improves to 45-4 when playing as the No. 1 seed in the BIG EAST Tournament.
UConn is a perfect 8-0 all-time against Notre Dame in BIG EAST Tournament games
its most wins against any opponent in conference tourney action.
UConn is a perfect 13-0 against top-10 opponents during its current 71-game winning streak following tonight's win over No. 6/7 Notre Dame.
UConn is 25-4 all-time against Notre Dame following tonight's win and have won each of the last nine meetings against the Irish.
UConn moves to 32-0 for the second straight season and the fifth time since 1994-95.
UConn improves to 264-11 when playing as the nation's No. 1 ranked team.
UConn is 153-53 all-time against ranked opponents and a perfect 12-0 in 2009-10.
UConn is 71-36 all-time against top-10 ranked opponents.
This is the 17th season in which UConn has been the BIG EAST Tournament No. 1 seed.
After taking a 19-14 lead at the 8:37 mark in the first half, UConn was held without a point for span of 4:14.
UConn's 25 points marked the fewest points in a first half since facing LSU in the Elite Eight on March 26, 2007 (22 points).
UConn held Notre Dame to 22 points in the first half, marking the Irish's second-lowest first-half performance this season - Notre Dame's previous was 19 against UConn back on Jan. 16, 2010.
UConn opened the second half with a 7-2 run in a span of 2:09 to extend its lead to 32-24.
The Huskies have gone 222 consecutive games without allowing an opponent to shoot more than .500 from the field. Boston College was the last opponent to post a shooting percentage more than .500, coming on March 8, 2004.
Maya Moore's 11 points marked her 31st game with double-figure points this season and her 105th in 109 career games.
Maya Moore's 11 points and 10 rebounds marked her 39th career double-double and the 12th of the season.
Tina Charles' 16 points marked her 30th game with double-figure points this season and the 114th of her career.
Tina Charles' 16 points and 17 rebounds marked her 48th career double-double and her 10th this season.
Tina Charles' 17 rebounds marked her 55th career game with double-figure rebounds and the 10th this season.
Kalana Greene's 15 points marked her 21st game this season in double-digit scoring and the 69th of her career.