Has Coach Geno Auriemma’s Luster Worn Off the Women’s Game?

Columbus, Ohio 

Undefeated again with significant blowouts throughout the NCAA Women’s March Madness, the University of Connecticut’s women’s basketball team was poised to overcome last season’s “oops,” and win their record-setting 12th national title.  The team from Storrs, Connecticut showed up to the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio looking up at four consecutive banners bragging their championship success.  The one odd ball was the 2017 banner without a UCONN  logo.  That was the year that UCONN had learned its’ lesson when they realized failure in an upset to Mississippi State.

After all, this was the Huskies 11th straight trip to the Final Four, they had 36 wins without a loss and little competition throughout the season.  Friday night, …

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