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Women’s Basketball: UConn’s big first half leads to 13th consecutive Elite Eight berth

Women’s Basketball: UConn’s big first half leads to 13th consecutive Elite Eight berth

The UConn defense keyed in on Duke’s two leading scorers, guards Lexie Brown and Rebecca Greenwell, for the duration of the game. The pair of fifth-year seniors, known as the “Splash Sisters,” were held to a combined 16 points on 6-17 (35 percent) shooting. Brown and Greenwell were responsible for seven of the Blue Devils’ 10 turnovers.

Gabby Williams wows, draws comparisons to legendary Maya Moore

Gabby Williams wows, draws comparisons to legendary Maya Moore

The UConn women’s basketball team advanced to its 13th straight Elite Eight Saturday afternoon at the Times Union Center, defeating the Duke Blue Devils 72-59 in large part due to the play of one Gabby Williams.