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2017 Schedule
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SEC looks strong for 2017 (2:19)
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Schaefer and Pingeton react to schedule release (3:45)
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164dCharlie Creme

Irish on top of way-too-early preseason top 25

Think it's too early for a preseason top 25? Think UConn should lead the rankings? Think again. The 2016-17 season looks as wide-open as any season in more than a decade.

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Mississippi State's season ends with loss to UConn (1:02)
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This is how you look when you win by 60

It's no surprise that UConn head coach Geno Auriemma is happy after a blowout win over Mississippi State.

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Geno happy with win (1:34)
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Interview with UConn Head Coach Geno Auriemma before the start of the fourth quarter (1:13)
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UConn with huge lead over Mississippi State

Katie Lou Samuelson's tough left-handed layup extended the Huskies' lead to 81-18 over the Bulldogs on ESPN.

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Interview with Katie Lou Samuelson's Father (0:38)
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Interview with UConn Senior Breanna Stewart at the end of the first half (0:27)
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So, UConn means business

Moriah Jefferson's buzzer-beater at the end of the first quarter gave the Huskies a 32-4 lead over Mississippi State on ESPN.

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Interview with Mississippi State Head Coach Vic Shaefer at the conclusion of the first quarter (0:31)
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UConn getting out to quick lead

With Morgan Tuck's lay-up, the Huskies have gone up 11-0 over 5-seed Mississippi State. Check out the game on ESPN.

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187dKatie Barnes

How UConn restored order to the NCAA tournament

That's what we call a statement. Breanna Stewart started things off with a 3-pointer and top-seeded UConn shooed away the upset bug with a dominant Sweet 16 win over Mississippi State.

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193dCharlie Creme

Quick Dish: Five observations from Day 3

Top seeds Baylor and South Carolina cruised into the Sweet 16 as half the regional finals was set Sunday. Charlie Creme recaps everything you need to know from Day 3 of the NCAA tournament.

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No. 5 Mississippi St beats No. 4 Michigan State 74-72

Victoria Vivians scored 24 points and Breanna Richardson hit a crucial 3-pointer with 34 seconds remaining to lead fifth-seeded Mississippi State over No. 4 seed Michigan State 74-72 on Sunday in

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Vivians' big 2nd half leads MSU over Chattanooga

Victoria Vivians scored 13 of her 19 points in the second half, and fifth-seeded Mississippi State beat No. 12 Chattanooga 60-50 on Friday in the first round of the women's NCAA tournament.

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199dMechelle Voepel

Pac-12, SEC have something to prove in tourney

The SEC (nine teams in the field) and Pac-12 (four teams among top-16 seeds) did exactly what they needed to in the regular reason. But now it's all about what happens in March (and maybe April).

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SEC teams face tough roads in NCAA tournament (2:44)
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Bulldogs excited for home court support vs. Chattanooga (2:24)
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199dMechelle Voepel

UConn should steamroll through Bridgeport Region

How favored is UConn to win its 11th NCAA title? Leonardo-winning-the-Oscar-for-"The Revenant" favored. And it doesn't look like there is a team in the Huskies' region that will stop them.

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199dCharlie Creme

Creme: Women's committee got bracket right

Other than a curious but explainable placement of Notre Dame in Lexington and South Carolina in Sioux Falls, the NCAA selection committee left little room for criticism.

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Creme: Selection Monday winners and losers

With its relatively easy path to the Final Four, UConn is the big winner. A tournament lacking Duke, North Carolina and NC State makes Tobacco Road the biggest loser.