Women's Basketball Hosts No. 1 UConn

Women's Basketball Hosts No. 1 UConn

Feb. 18, 2003

CORAL GABLES, Fla.-The Miami women’s basketball team will host No. 1 Connecticut Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in the Convocation Center located on the UM campus.

Top-ranked UConn enters the contest on a 63-game winning streak with a 24-0 overall mark this season.

Miami enters the contest 14-8 overall and 6-5 in the BIG EAST.

The Huskies own first place in the conference at 11-0 UM is in seventh place at 6-5.

Miami has not beaten the Huskies in 10 years losing the last 16 meetings between the two teams. UConn leads the all-time series 16-5 over Miami.

Tamara James leads Miami averaging 21.6 points and 8.2 rebounds per game. Diana Taurasi leads the Huskies with 16.6 per game.

The game will air live on WVUM-90.5 FM or via the internet at hurricanesports.com.

The game will air tape delay on FoxSports Net Friday Feb. 21 at 10 p.m.