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UConn favored, but little margin for error

Originally Published: March 31, 2011
By Charlie Creme | Special to ESPN.com

Unlike Sunday's opener between Texas A&M and Stanford, the nightcap (ESPN, 9 p.m. ET Sunday) is best described as similar and familiar.

Just like the Elite Eight, the Final Four gives us a fourth meeting between conference foes. While each of the three meetings between UConn and Notre Dame had a unique flavor, the end result was the same: Connecticut victories. In South Bend, Ind., on Jan. 8, the Irish gave UConn a legitimate scare it survived, 79-76, thanks to some late Kelly Faris ...

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