Women's Hoops Blog

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Saturday, April 03, 2010

Readers of the WHB may have noticed this, especially since Coach Fahey and Washington U won this year's D-III title, but...
UConn's streak isn't the longest ever in NCAA women's basketball. The record of 81 belongs to the 1998-2001 Washington University Bears.

"Sometimes I want to say, 'Excuse me. Over here, in the back ...' " said Bears coach Nancy Fahey, who won her fifth national title last month in her 24th year at Washington U. "It's not a cut against anyone else, because we know better than anyone how hard it is, but we're a very shining part of the NCAA."