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Highlights - UConn WBB wallops Iowa

Top takeaways from the Huskies’ expert handling of the Hawkeyes.

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Welcome to Highlights, an abbreviated version of The Fast Break that quickly reviews what went on during UConn’s biggest wins so you can catch up on the Huskies without the need to carve out time in your calendar. We hope you enjoy this edition of Highlights and look forward to celebrating another UConn victory with you again soon!


Final Score & More

Review the game’s end result along with a tasty tidbit or two

NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen: UConn 92, Iowa 72

  • UConn advances to their 15th consecutive Elite Eight with the win
  • The Huskies’ offense put on a show against the Hawkeyes:

Play of the Day

Watch the Huskies’ top highlight from the win

This three-ball helped the Huskies build an early lead and contributed to Evina Westbrook’s special night where she joined the 1,000 point club:


Fine Line

See which UConn player stuffed the stat sheet

Christyn Williams edged out some stiff competition to earn the honor after she led all scorers with 27 points on 12-of-23 shooting, while also adding four rebounds, two assists, and strong defense against Iowa’s Caitlin Clark. Paige Bueckers (18 points, 9 rebounds, 8 assists), Aaliyah Edwards (18 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists), and Evina Westbrook (17 points, 9 rebounds, 10 assists) also played a major role in the Huskies’ victory over the Hawkeyes, earning each of them a well-deserved honorable mention.


Slick Pic

View the best photo from the Huskies’ victory

Pure emotion overtook the Huskies after they punched their ticket to the Elite 8:

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Quoteworthy

Read the most memorable remark from the game

“Whatever five is on the court, we have five killers on the court who can score, facilitate, pass, rebound, (play) crazy defense.”

- Evina Westbrook (on team’s talent and depth)


On Deck

Find out who and when the Huskies play next

UConn will face Baylor in the Elite Eight on Monday, Mar. 29 @ 7 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPN and pit two of women’s college basketball’s best coaches against one another in UConn’s Geno Auriemma and Baylor’s Kim Mulkey.


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