"A lot of rankings are based on what you did last year and what you have coming back," Auriemma said. "It's nice when people are talking about your program and we like that feeling."
UConn women unanimous preseason No. 1; Terps 10th →
"It wouldn't be any fun if you didn't beat teams that were any good," UConn coach Geno Auriemma said of the matchup with Notre Dame. "I think women's basketball needs rivalries like this, teams that aspire to be great and want to win championships."
UConn back in title game, beats Stanford 75-56 →