UConn defense smothers Stanford

Huskies use bigger lineup to limit Stanford star Ogwumike to 15 points

Originally Published: April 6, 2014
By Michelle Smith | espnW.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The damage that Connecticut can do defensively isn't anything close to a secret. The Huskies have been putting the clamps on some very good teams for a very long time.

But knowing it and doing something about it are two different things.

The Stanford Cardinal didn't need a 75-56 loss in the national semifinals on Sunday night at Bridgestone Arena to clue them in to the problem. They were aware of it going into the game and, sure enough, it manifested itself midway ...

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