UConn Huskies win 2013-14 women's basketball national championship, presented by VELVEETA

Behind a dominant performance from sophomore Breanna Stewart and senior Stefanie Dolson, the Huskies downed the Irish 79-58 to cap a perfect 40-0 and captured their ninth national championship in just 19 years.

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Connecticut center Stefanie Dolson (31) celebrates a basket against Notre Dame during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Connecticut forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis (23) celebrates a basket against Notre Dame during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Connecticut center Stefanie Dolson (31) celebrates a basket against Notre Dame during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw works against Connecticut during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Hardy Chen of Farmington, Conn. dances at halftime during the broadcast of the UConn and Notre Dame women's basketball game for the NCAA title, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Storrs, Conn

Hardy Chen of Farmington, Conn. dances at halftime during the broadcast of the UConn and Notre Dame women's basketball game for the NCAA title, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Notre Dame guard Kayla McBride (21) moves by Connecticut center Stefanie Dolson (31) during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma works against Notre Dame during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Connecticut forward Breanna Stewart (30) shoots against Notre Dame guard Kayla McBride (21) during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

The Connecticut bench cheers against Notre Dame during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

Notre Dame guard Jewell Loyd (32) collides into Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson (4) during the first half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Notre Dame, UConn set for historic title game

Connecticut forward Breanna Stewart embraces Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma after the second half of the semifinal game against Stanford in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. Connecticut won 75.56. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

UConn hoping to capitalize on championships

Connecticut men's basketball players DeAndre Daniels, left, and Tor Watts celebrate as they watch television coverage of the final seconds the UConn women's team's 79-58 win over Notre Dame in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament title game, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UConn hoping to capitalize on championships

Husein Becirovic of New Britain, Conn., left, Laura Purcell of Stoughton, Mass., center, and Yvonne Ambenge of Mansfield, Conn., right, cheer as they watch the broadcast of the UConn and Notre Dame women's basketball game for the NCAA title, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UConn routs Notre Dame 79-58, wins 9th title

The Connecticut team celebrate their win over Notre Dame 79-58 after the second half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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