ESPN 24-hours of college basketball kickoff includes Baylor vs. UConn
Baylor plays Connecticut in the sole womenâ€™s matchup of the 20 live college basketball games featured in ESPNâ€™s third annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon on Tuesday, November 16. Coverage will be spread across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3.com.
The games will tip off every two hours beginning at midnight ET with a menâ€™s game, Miami at Memphis. The two-time defendingÂ national champion UConn Huskies take on the Baylor Lady Bears at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and ESPN3.com. UConn enters the season with a 78-game winning streak. They defeated Baylor 70-50 in the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament last season.
Baylor returns four starters: guards Kelli Griffin, Melissa Jones and Shanay Washington and All-American post Brittney Griner. The Lady Bears finished the year with a 27-10 record.