Show Me My Opponent – Connecticut Huskies

Posted: April 6, 2009 by Bacon in Louisville Basketball
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Event: 2009 Women’s NCAA Basketball National Championship
Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Time: 8:30 p.m. EST
Site: The Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri
Radio: 840 WHAS in Louisville, also available on Sirius Radio
Series History: U of L trails 1-7 all-time, its only win coming back in 1993 (0-2 at home, 1-4 at UConn, 0-1 neutral)
Last Meeting: UConn 75, Louisville 36; March 10 in Hartford, Connecticut
National Rankings: Louisville ended the season ranked 7th in the AP poll, while UConn has remained the No. 1 team in the country in all polls since Week 1
University of Connecticut Huskies
Location – Storrs, CT
Arena– Gampel Pavilion
Head Coach – Geno Auriemma (695-122 and 5 National Championships in 24 seasons at UConn; 6 time Coach of the Year)
Assistants – Chris Daly, Jamelle Elliot, Shea Ralph
Record – 38-0, 16-0
Famous alumni
Moby (musician)
Paige Turco (actress, best known for her role as April O’Neil in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
Meg Ryan (actress)
Leigh Montville (legendary sports writer)
Kirk Ferentz (Iowa football coach)

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