South Carolina to face UConn in Elite Eight Monday night


ALBANY, NY (WACH) -- It's official. The South Carolina Gamecocks will play the top-seeded Connecticut Huskies Monday night in the Elite Eight. Tip-off is slated for 7 PM ET on ESPN.

The Gamecocks defeated No. 11 Buffalo Saturday morning 79-63 while the Huskies held off No. 5 Duke 72-59 in the afternoon game.

South Carolina lost earlier this season to Connecticut 83-58 in Columbia, as UConn remains the only undefeated team in DI women's basketball. This will be Connecticut's 13th consecutive Elite Eight appearance as they look to reach the Final Four for an 11th straight year.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off