Led by the inside-outside combination of Barbara Turner and Ann Strother, the Huskies (No. 11 ESPN/USA Today, No. 13 AP) defeated Rutgers 67-51 Tuesday night to win the Big East tournament.
Rutgers 76, Connecticut 62
Notre Dame, Boston College and Rutgers are hoping to end UConn's streak of 11 straight Big East titles.
Two-time defending national champion UConn is starting to play like a team intent on winning three in a row.