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Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

It was a fair week for the American Athletic Conference in women’s basketball. Some of the good teams won and some of the bad ones lost. Ultimately the conference yearns for better, but several programs had quality weeks.

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Houston 49, Navy 36 

Houston (6-1, 3-0) spread the ball around as they got 413 passing yards from QB D’Eriq King and 157 yards on the ground from a multitude of players. King threw three touchdowns, all to different receivers.

Women's Basketball: UConn avoids injury scares, begins March with convincing quarterfinal win

Women's Basketball: UConn avoids injury scares, begins March with convincing quarterfinal win

UNCASVILLE – The UConn women’s basketball program is judged not from its regular season performance, but from its results in March. The Huskies got their postseason off with a successful start Sunday night, claiming an 82-56 victory over the Tulane Green Wave.

Women's Basketball: Injuries put slight damper on Huskies’ easy quarterfinal victory

Women's Basketball: Injuries put slight damper on Huskies’ easy quarterfinal victory

UNCASVILLE – The UConn women’s basketball team traveled to Mohegan Sun Arena to take on Tulane Green Wave in the American Athletic Conference quarterfinals and won handily 82-56 to advance to the next day, but not without a few bumps and bruises along the way.

Women's Basketball: Huskies head to New Orleans to begin final road trip

Women's Basketball: Huskies head to New Orleans to begin final road trip

The last time the UConn women’s basketball team played in New Orleans, the Huskies almost saw an end to their 100-game winning streak. Tulane nearly pulled off an upset, but UConn escaped with a 63-60 victory to record its 101st consecutive win.

Women's Basketball: Williams anchors Huskies, UConn wipes out Green Wave for titanic victory

“(Williams’) activity level was really, really high today,” UConn head coach Geno Auriemma said. “I love watching Gabby play. I enjoy watching her because of how many things she’s capable of doing. I want her to have a great last two months of the season and I’m hopeful that she can just keep adding performances like this.”

Women's Basketball: No. 1 UConn efficient in win over Tulane

Women's Basketball: No. 1 UConn efficient in win over Tulane

In this year’s edition of the American Athletic Conference matchup, No. 1 UConn made sure to bury Tulane before the game ever got close. The Huskies shot efficiently all night, including 92.9 percent from the field in the third quarter, and cruised to an impressive 98-45 victory Saturday afternoon in Gampel Pavilion.