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Win Streak Ends At Buzzer: UConn Women's Basketball Team Falls In Semis

Mississippi beats UConn in overtime, 66-64.
Mississippi beats UConn in overtime, 66-64. Photo Credit: ESPN Screenshot via Twitter

In a shocker at the buzzer in overtime, the UConn women's basketball team lost to Mississippi State, 66-64, in the semifinals of the NCAA tournament early Saturday.

Mississippi State's Morgan William made the game-winning basket at the buzzer at the end of overtime in a huge upset.

The loss brought an end to UConn's 111-game win streak. It forced the Huskies out of the tournament, which they have won a record 11 times.

Mississippi State will now play South Carolina in the championship game at 6 p.m. Sunday in Dallas.

UConn's 111 straight wins started with a victory over Creighton on Dec. 23, 2014, and included two national championships.

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