I want to say how proud I am of our team and the season we had, Saint Francis coach Joe Haigh said. Thats the most important thing with our opportunity to come here and play. We wanted to show how we play and how we could compete and not worry about the end result. I think we did that today.
Date: Mar 18, 2018
UConn Women Take What Is Handed To Them, Roll Over St. Francis (Pa.) In NCAA Opener
We didnt play scared, an emotional coach Joe Haigh said. We did the best we could. Nobody else in the world has stopped them, so we were going to try to outscore them. There was only one chance we had to come close in this game and that was going to be to shoot a million 3s and hope they go i
Saint Francis coach Joe Haigh said his game plan was to outscore the Huskies, to run and gun, while leaving UConn's post players open for mid-range jump shots. His team averaged nearly 81 points a game coming into Saturday. The strategy didn't work.
"There was only one chance that we would have had to come close in this game and that was going to be to shoot a million 3s and hope that they go in," Saint Francis coach Joe Haigh said. "So, we shot a million 3s and we didn't make them."