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.

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 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)
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 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)
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 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)
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)
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. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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)
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
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)
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 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)
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
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)
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
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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
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)
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 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)
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)
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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