BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – The top-seeded University of Connecticut women’s basketball team arrived in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday evening and went through media availability and practice on Friday morning and afternoon at Webster Bank Arena.
Head coach Geno Auriemma and the players were available to the media from 10:45-11:30 a.m., including a formal press conference, open locker room and time to talk with Dave O’Brien, Doris Burke, Holly Rowe and other key ESPN representatives.
UConn will square-off against No. 5 seed Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon at 11:30 a.m. in Bridgeport. The contest, at sold-out Webster Bank Arena, will be broadcast nationally on ESPN.