UConn’s 13-game profitable streak snapped with 82-67 loss to No. 15 Notre Dame – Yahoo Sports activities

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UConn’s 13-game profitable streak snapped with 82-67 loss to No. 15 Notre Dame – Yahoo Sports activities

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Freshman sensation Hannah Hidalgo scored a season-high 34 issues and No. 15 Notre Dame beat No. 8 UConn 82-67 at the highway Saturday evening.

Hidalgo hit 14 of her 24 photographs and had 10 rebounds for Notre Dame (15-4), which shot 55% from the ground in opposition to the Huskies (17-4).

Maddy Westbeld added 23 issues and Sonia Citron had 15 as Notre Dame passed UConn its first house lack of the season.

Aaliyah Edwards had 23 issues and 11 rebounds for UConn, which got here into the sport on a 13-game profitable streak. Paige Bueckers added 17 issues.

Notre Dame trailed via as many as 12 issues within the first half of. The Preventing Irish then outscored the Huskies 26-5, led via Hidalgo who had 19 first-half issues, and went into the locker room up 44-35.

Bueckers opened the second one half of with a 3-pointer igniting a Husky run that noticed UConn tie the sport at 50 on a layup via Edwards and take the lead on a 3-pointer from the left nook via KK Arnold.

The sport used to be tied at 60 after an Ice Brady loose throw, however the Irish outscored the Huskies 22-7 over the past 9 mins.

BIG PICTURE

Notre Dame: Famous person guard Olivia Miles, who hasn’t performed since struggling a proper knee harm in remaining yr’s regular-season finale in February, used to be out earlier than the sport striking up photographs and slicing on her injured leg. The Preventing Irish had been coming off a 14-point loss to No. 22 Syracuse on Thursday.

UConn: The Huskies commemorated 4 of its 11 nationwide championship groups earlier than the sport and at halftime. Twenty-three former avid gamers, together with WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart and previous MVP Diana Taurasi had been available for the ceremonies, which celebrated the 2003, 2004, 2013 and 2014 groups.

UP NEXT

Notre Dame: The Irish proceed their highway travel with a talk over with to Georgia Tech in Atlanta on Thursday

UConn: Heads to Philadelphia for a recreation Wednesday in opposition to Villanova