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Preparing for the Elite Eight

March 28, 2011

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PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The University of Connecticut women's basketball team held its last pregame news conference of the Philadelphia Regional on Monday afternoon as the Huskies prepare to take on Duke in the `Elite Eight' of the 2011 NCAA Tournament on Tuesday night.

UConn and Duke will face off in the Philadelphia Regional Final at 7:00 p.m. on ESPN as the Huskies strive for their fourth straight appearance in the Final Four and the 12th in program history.

The Huskies are 6-3 all-time against Duke and have won the last three meetings, including their January 31 match-up this season. UConn won that meeting 87-51.