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What You May Have Missed:
2011 Women's College Basketball Rankings and Polls for Week 14 - ESPN
#17 AP and #19 Coaches
Big East spring practice dates - Big East Blog - ESPN
West Virginia: Begins practice March 28. Spring game is April 29.
Stewart speaks at NFL Hall - Martinsburg Journal
Huskies get 23rd straight win vs. Mountaineers - ESPN
Recap, stats, etc
UConn survives at WVU, 57-51 - Times West Virginian
Carey: Not a moral victory for Mountaineers
Too much Moore - Charleston Gazette
Connecticut All-America leads UConn to 57-51 win over WVU
UConn Highlights - Mountaineer TV
Highlights from West Virginia's women's game against second-ranked Connecticut Tuesday night at the WVU Coliseum.
VIDEO: Postgame Reaction from WVU's Loss to UConn - WVillustrated.com
Coach C, Repella and Ali
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
(11) Georgetown Hoyas vs. (13) Syracuse Orange - ESPN
7:00 tonight from the Dome on ESPN
(15) Louisville Cardinals vs. (7) Notre Dame Fighting Irish - ESPN
7:00 tonight from the Joyce on ESPNU
(10) Villanova Wildcats vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights - ESPN
8:00 tonight from the LBAC on the Big East Network (incl. MASN & SNY) and ESPN3
Videos of (Dis)Interest:
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