Feb. 14, 2013
STORRS, Conn. - Less than 500 tickets remain for the No. 3/2 University of Connecticut women's basketball team's showdown with No. 1/1 Baylor, which is set for Monday, February 18 at 9 p.m. at the XL Center in Hartford.
Fans interested in attending the UConn vs. Baylor tilt should visit http://ev9.evenue.net/cgi-bin/ncommerce3/SEGetEventList?groupCode=PREM&linkID=uconn&shopperContext=&caller=&appCode to place their order, or call 1-877-AT-UCONN (1-877-288-2666). (DIRECT LINK HERE)
The Huskies enter Saturday’s game with a 23-1 overall record and a 10-1 mark in BIG EAST play. UConn extended its winning streak to 11 games following a 105-49 win at Providence on Tuesday. Connecticut will square-off against Rutgers in New Jersey, on Saturday at 4 p.m., prior to the Baylor game.
Baylor also enters the weekend with a 23-1 record and is a spotless 13-0 in Big 12 play. The Lady Bears have won 21-straight since suffering their lone loss to Stanford on November 16 in Hawaii.
UConn is 2-1 all-time against the Lady Bears, including a 70-50 victory over Baylor in the 2010 NCAA National Semifinal. Most recently, Baylor defeated UConn by a 66-61 count on December 18, 2011 in Waco, Texas. In Baylor’s only other visit to the XL Center, then No. 1 UConn defeated the then No. 2 Lady Bears by a slim 65-64 margin on November 16, 2010.