Monday night was not kind to top-ranked basketball teams. In the women's Elite Eight, No. 1 seed Tennessee became the first top seed to check out of this year's tournament. In the NBA, the leaders of each conference both took a nosedive.
If Thursday was any indication of how UConn will handle the first three Big East games next season without Jim Calhoun, the Huskies are in trouble. In its first game since being penalized by the NCAA, UConn fell without its coach.
On the birthday of Bulls' legend Michael Jordan, a current Bull had a legendary night of his own. In women's hoops, Duke entered the night leading the Atlantic Coast Conference. By night's end, the Blue Devils had company.