Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Moriah Jefferson each scored 15 points and UConn beat Notre Dame 63-53 on Tuesday night to win the Huskies third straight championship.
“Now that we’re here, there’s no conversation whatsoever about the next one,” Buckeyes coach Urban Meyer said, alluding to the first College Football Playoff title game Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas.
Marcus Mariota and second-seeded Oregon (12-1) face Jameis Winston and third-seeded Florida State (13-0) on Thursday in the first national semifinal ever played at college football’s highest level.
With the shocking loss of Alabama to Auburn, questions again arise regarding the optimization of the BCS system. One of the primary issues up for debate: should a team with one loss be eligible for the title game?
Estee Ackerman, 11, is a ping-pong phenom, but when a National Championship game fell on a Friday night, she decided to put her faith first.
Fittingly, Kemba Walker and the Huskies won the NCAA crown and cemented Jim Calhoun as a coaching legend and Walker as one of the tournament’s all time shining stars.