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Associated Press Connecticut’s Kelly Faris goes up for a shot past Louisville’s Bria Smith during the second half of the NCAA women’s national championship game Tuesday in New Orleans.

Women's basketball: Connecticut routs Louisville for 8th title

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NEW ORLEANS — Geno Auriemma and Connecticut are back on top. With freshman Breanna Stewart leading the way, it might be a while before they relinquish that spot.

Stewart scored 18 of her 23 points in the first half and Connecticut won its eighth national championship with a 93-60 rout of Louisville on Tuesday night. It was the most lopsided victory in a title game.

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