WBCA names 10-member All-America team.
Breanna Stewart scored 26 points, and top-ranked Connecticut showed its depth and quickness against No. 8 Maryland in a 72-55 victory on Friday night.
Playing short-handed, it was clear Friday just how small Connecticut's margin for error is right now. But in putting together a 72-55 victory over No. 8 Maryland, the gap between the Huskies and the rest of the country remains.
Before the season tips off Friday, espnW.com offers its predictions for conference champions, Final Four teams and who will be crowned national champion in Nashville, Tenn.
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Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis each scored 17 points, leading top-seeded Connecticut over Maryland 76-50 on Saturday in the Bridgeport regional semifinals.
Kentucky's fast pace and high-pressure defense wore down Delaware on Saturday, sending the Wildcats to the Elite Eight and ending Elena Delle Donne's college career.
Stefanie Dolson scored 14 points and Breanna Stewart added 13 to lead No. 2 Connecticut to a 63-48 victory over No. 9 Maryland on Monday night in the Jimmy V Classic.
It wasn't the showdown any of us expected when the schedule came out. But Maryland did prove that even when outmatched, the Terps can take a lot out of even one of the best teams.