7:30 PM ET, December 9, 2010
STORRS, Conn. -- Connecticut needs just one more win to match one of basketball's greatest feats.Maya Moore scored a season-high 31 points and Connecticut beat Marquette 79-47 on Thursday, pulling within a game of the Division I record 88-game winning streak set by John Wooden's UCLA men's team in 1974.Tiffany Hayes and Bria Hartley each added 16 points for The Huskies (9-0, 2-0 Big East), who don't play again until Dec. 19 against No. 6 Ohio State at Madison Square Garden.
One win away
Connecticut can tie UCLA's Division I win mark on Dec. 19 when the Huskies face Ohio State at Madison Square Garden (2:30 p.m. ET on ESPNU).
|San Francisco (men)||1955-57||60|
|La. Tech (women)||1980-82||54|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||18-69 (.261)||29-53 (.547)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-26 (.269)||7-15 (.467)|
|FT Made-Attempted||4-8 (.500)||14-21 (.667)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||10 (0/0)|