UConn back on Notre Dame’s regular-season schedule
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame and Connecticut will play again in the regular season in women’s basketball after taking last season off.
The two teams that played for the national championship in April, with UConn winning, 79-58, are scheduled to play Dec. 6 in South Bend. Notre Dame officially announced its schedule on Tuesday.
Before facing UConn, the Fighting Irish will play Maryland in Fort Wayne on Dec. 3 in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. It is a rematch of an NCAA semifinal the Irish won 87-61. It will be the first time the Irish will play a home game outside Purcell Pavilion.
The Irish also will face Michigan in South Bend on Dec. 13 and Tennessee on Jan. 19.
Notre Dame plays at DePaul on Dec. 10 and at UCLA on Dec. 28.