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No. 3 UConn returns to Big East, rolls past Seton Hall

UConn rejoined the conference on July 1 after a seven-year stint in the American Athletic Conference.
Credit: University of Connecticut

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. — Paige Bueckers scored 25 points in her second game for No. 3 UConn, and the Huskies beat Seton Hall 92-65 in their return to the Big East. 

UConn rejoined the conference on July 1 after a seven-year stint in the American Athletic Conference.

As members of the Big East from 1982-2013, Connecticut won 19 regular-season and 18 tournament league titles. 

Christyn Williams added 21 points for UConn. Olivia Nelson-Ododa had 16 points on 7-of-9 shooting to go along with 10 rebounds.