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UConn one win away from perfection

Huskies simply play better game of basketball in advancing past Stanford

Originally Published: April 5, 2009
By Graham Hays | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- It's not often that Connecticut finds itself at a physical and athletic standstill in any arena. And considering Zelmo Beaty and the NBA's Hawks left St. Louis for Atlanta in 1968, it might not have seemed like the city by the banks of the Mississippi River would offer anything different to a team two wins from perfection.

But in advancing to face old foe Louisville in Tuesday's national championship game, Connecticut didn't run through, over or around the team that last got ...

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