Scores

Final

South Florida 50

(8-18, 3-11 Big East)

(1) Connecticut 64

(25-2, 13-2 Big East)

2:00 PM ET, February 21, 2009

XL Center, Hartford, Connecticut

1 2 T
USF 20 3050
#1CONN 31 3364

Top Performers

South Florida: C. Howard 11 Pts, 8 Reb, 8 Ast

Connecticut: H. Thabeet 21 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Stl, 6 Blk

UConn Puts Away South Florida, 64-50
Hasheem Thabeet had 21 points and nine rebounds to lead No. 1 Connecticut