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11 for the Record Books: Nike Celebrates UConn Women

UCONN Women's champ

With tonight’s historic victory, the University of Connecticut women's basketball team proudly sits atop college elite with its 11th (and fourth consecutive) national championship. Additionally, the Huskies have posted 30 wins in 21 of their past 23 campaigns. This includes an astounding 90-game winning streak through the 2008-2010 seasons and a 38-0 record this season.

UCONN Women's Championship Wide

The win also cements head coach Geno Auriemma's 11th national championship, surpassing former UCLA coach John Wooden's previous record of 10. Since taking over the UConn women’s basketball team in 1985, Auriemma’s achievements have included 17 Final Four appearances, 11 national championships and six undefeated campaigns.

Nike's official T-shirt to honor the 11 championships is available on Nike.com. Members of the UConn team will also receive a Nike Championship T-Shirt, Hyper Elite jackey and iD version of the KD8 in gray, white, navy and red, with a metallic gold Swoosh. “National Champs” is embroidered on the inner tongue while “11” on the heel celebrates the team’s record national championships. Fans can design their own version on Nike iD.

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