UConn cruises in Big East tourney but lose defensive stalwart Muhl to injury

Paige Bueckers led UConn with 17 points and Olivia Nelson-Ododa registered another double-double as the Huskies roared past St. John's in the Big East tournament quarterfinals, 77-41. They did however lose one of their top defenders, freshman Nika Muh,l to an ankle injury. Head Coach Geno Auriemma and teammate Olivia Nelson-Ododa praised Muhl's toughness.