Commentary

UConn vs. past perfect seasons

Updated: April 8, 2009, 5:17 AM ET
By Greg Dohmann | ESPN Research

This season's top-ranked and unbeaten Connecticut Huskies became the fifth team in the history of Division I women's college basketball to run the table. A look at the Huskies' season and how they rate against the season stats of the four perfect teams before them:

How do the Huskies hold up in comparison?
Category UConn
2008-09
UConn
2001-02
Tennessee
1997-98
UConn
1994-95
Texas
1985-86
Win-loss record 39-0 39-0 39-0 35-0 34-0
Points per game 83.9 86.9 88.8 89.5 83.9
PPG differential plus-30.5 plus-35.4 plus-30.1 plus-33.2 plus-26.6
PPG differential in tournament plus-25.2 plus-26.8 plus-24.7 plus-24.0 plus-22.2
PPG diff vs. ranked foes plus-27.3 plus-20.7 plus-25.8 plus-24.7 plus-15.1
Wins by fewer than 10 points 0* 1 3 2 4
*Closest: 10 points versus Notre Dame, Rutgers