The UConn women’s basketball team defeated Florida State on Tuesday night for their 89th consecutive victory, the longest winning streak in the history of collegiate basketball. The Huskies bested the 88-game winning streak set by John Wooden’s legendary UCLA teams from 1971-74.
Congratulations to the UConn women’s basketball team and Coach Geno Auriemma on their historic run. Here are three excellent articles on UConn, Auriemma, and the streak:
Moore Scores 41 In Record 89th Straight Win, John Altavilla, Hartford Courant
John Wooden’s Grandson Says The Wizard Would Approve Of UConn, Dom Amore, Hartford Courant
Coaches are kindred spirits, Mechelle Voepel, ESPN.com