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No. 1 UConn moves on with 91-55 rout of Rutgers

Connecticut’s Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, right, shoots over Rutgers’ Shrita Parker during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday, March 23, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn coach Geno Auriemma was in a reflective mood on his 61st birthday after the Huskies earned their 22nd consecutive trip to the NCAA regional semifinals.

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Scarlet Knights say they won’t be intimidated by UConn

Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer, left, stands with Betnijah Laney during practice for a women's college basketball NCAA tournament first round game, Friday, March 20, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. Rutgers plays Seton Hall on Saturday. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Rutgers’ players say they are not intimidated by the prospect of facing top-ranked UConn on the Huskies home floor Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

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No. 1 UConn opens with 89-33 rout of St. Francis, Brooklyn

Connecticut’s Morgan Tuck, right, shoots over St. Francis’ Olivia Levey , left, during the second half of a women's college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn forward Morgan Tuck missed last season’s NCAA Tournament with a knee injury. She didn’t miss much of anything on Saturday night.

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Seton Hall loses to Rutgers 79-66 in first round

Seton Hall’s Tabatha Richardson-Smith, right, Tiffany Jones walk off the court at the end of a women's college basketball game against Rutgers in the first round of the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. Rutgers won 79-66. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Seton Hall ended a 20-year NCAA Tournament drought on Saturday only to find out how much a first-round loss can sting.

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Rutgers beats in-state rival Seton Hall 79-66 in first round

Rutgers’ Kahleah Copper, left, shoots past Seton Hall’s Tabatha Richardson-Smith, back right, during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the first round of the NCAA tournament, Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Rutgers won the battle of New Jersey and more importantly its first NCAA Tournament game in four years.

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