12:00 PM ET, March 22, 2009
Harry A. Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, Connecticut
STORRS, Conn. -- Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma was worried that his team might be a bit rusty after not playing in 12 days.It took about four minutes for the unbeaten Huskies to show they were as sharp as ever.
• UConn advanced to the second round of the NCAA tournament for the 16th straight season, winning its 25th straight tournament game at Gampel Pavilion.
• It was the Huskies' third-highest point total in tournament play.
• Coach Geno Auriemma posted his 66th tournament win, passing Dean Smith into third place among men's and women's coaches.
• Vermont fell to 0-5 in five NCAA tournament appearances.
-- ESPN research
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Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||26-56 (.464)||41-65 (.631)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-18 (.389)||10-23 (.435)|
|FT Made-Attempted||6-9 (.667)||12-16 (.750)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||13 (0/0)|