UConn’s Amazing 100-Win Streak By the Numbers

The UConn’s women’s basketball team has been the definition of dominance with 11 NCAA titles since 1994 – including 6 in the last 8 years.  This week, the UConn women’s basketball team won their 100th consecutive game.  This record streak spans three seasons and includes two national championships with an average margin of victory of 38.4 points.

Remarkably, the streak was preceded by a 47-game streak broken by Stanford in a 88-86 overtime win in 2014.  So UConn has gone 147-1 since March 2013.

 

If the Huskies continue the streak to through the NCAA tournament, they will have won 113 straight games and

THE STREAK

The Huskies did not just win 100-games in a row, they buried their opponents- setting NCAA records for victory margins (65-points).

99

98

Wins by double-digit margins.

96

Games in which they led at halftime.

71

Number of games won by 30 points or more.

38.4

Average margin of victory

15

Number of games against Top 10 opponents.

9

Number of games won by 60 or more points.

THE STREAK IN CONTEXT

For men’s basketball, the gold standard in streaks in John Wooden’s 88-game streak at UCLA which UConn has now surpassed — twice.

90

UConn Women (2008-2011)

88

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UCLA Men (1971-1974)

74 Matches

Martina Navratilova (1984)

64

US Men’s Basketball Olympic Team (1936-1972)

62

University of Minnesota Women’s Hockey (2012-2013)

33

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Los Angeles Lakers (1971-1972)

21

New England Patriots (2003-2004)

THE COACH

At the center of it has been UConn’s remarkable coach – Geno Auriemma.  Auriemma is closing in on the legendary Pat Summit’s record for total wins.

From Wikipedia:

Geno Auriemma (Big East Conference) (1985–2013)
1985–86 Geno Auriemma 12–15 4–12 7th
1986–87 Geno Auriemma 14–13 9–7 7th
1987–88 Geno Auriemma 17–11 9–7 5th
1988–89 Geno Auriemma 24–6 13–2 1st NCAA 1st Round
1989–90 Geno Auriemma 25–6 14–2 T–1st NCAA 2nd Round
1990–91 Geno Auriemma 29–5 14–2 1st NCAA Final Four
1991–92 Geno Auriemma 23–11 13–5 T–2nd NCAA 2nd Round
1992–93 Geno Auriemma 18–11 12–6 3rd NCAA 1st Round
1993–94 Geno Auriemma 30–3 17–1 1st NCAA Elite Eight
1994–95 Geno Auriemma 35–0 18–0 1st NCAA Champions
1995–96 Geno Auriemma 34–4 17–1 1st NCAA Final Four
1996–97 Geno Auriemma 33–1 18–0 1st NCAA Elite Eight
1997–98 Geno Auriemma 34–3 17–1 1st NCAA Elite Eight
1998–99 Geno Auriemma 29–5 17–1 T–1st NCAA Sweet Sixteen
1999–2000 Geno Auriemma 36–1 16–0 1st NCAA Champions
2000–01 Geno Auriemma 32–3 15–1 T–1st NCAA Final Four
2001–02 Geno Auriemma 39–0 16–0 1st NCAA Champions
2002–03 Geno Auriemma 37–1 16–0 1st NCAA Champions
2003–04 Geno Auriemma 31–4 14–2 1st NCAA Champions
2004–05 Geno Auriemma 25–8 13–3 T–2nd NCAA Sweet Sixteen
2005–06 Geno Auriemma 32–5 14–2 2nd NCAA Elite Eight
2006–07 Geno Auriemma 32–4 16–0 1st NCAA Elite Eight
2007–08 Geno Auriemma 36–2 15–1 1st NCAA Final Four
2008–09 Geno Auriemma 39–0 16–0 1st NCAA Champions
2009–10 Geno Auriemma 39–0 16–0 1st NCAA Champions
2010–11 Geno Auriemma 36–2 16–0 1st NCAA Final Four
2011–12 Geno Auriemma 33–5 13–3 3rd NCAA Final Four
2012–13 Geno Auriemma 35–4 14–2 2nd NCAA Champions
Geno Auriemma (American Athletic Conference) (2013–present)
2013–14 Geno Auriemma 40–0 18–0 1st NCAA Champions
2014–15 Geno Auriemma 38–1 18–0 1st NCAA Champions
2015–16 Geno Auriemma 38–0 18–0 1st NCAA Champions
2016–17 Geno Auriemma 23–0 11–0
Geno Auriemma: 978–134 (.879) 467–61 (.884)
Total: 1,070–296 (.783)
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