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Posted by Rachel Margolis on November 29, 2012

UConn, Maryland to Faceoff in Annual Jimmy V Women’s Classic

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The 11th annual Jimmy V Women’s Classic presented by Corona Extra will pit No. 11 Maryland at No. 2 Connecticut on Monday, Dec. 3. Facing off for the first time in the history of the programs, the game will be shown on ESPN2 and WatchESPN with the call from Dave O’Brien with analysts Doris Burke and Rebecca Lobo.

The annual event is part of a week-long initiative with special content across ESPN platforms and programs to drive awareness of and donations to The V Foundation for Cancer Research – which began Tuesday, Nov. 27 and concludes Tuesday, Dec. 4 with the Jimmy V Men’s Classic presented by Corona Extra. Connecticut is playing in the Classic for the fifth time and holds a 2-2 mark, while Maryland is participating for the second time.

Past results
Dec. 6, 2011 (Hartford, Conn.)

Connecticut, 81 def. Texas A&M, 51

Dec. 6, 2010 (Durham, N.C.)
Duke, 61 def. Texas A&M, 58

Dec. 7, 2009 (Piscataway, N.J.)
Rutgers, 51 def. Florida, 38

Dec. 8, 2008 (Piscataway, N.J.)
Rutgers, 45 def. Georgia, 34

Dec. 3, 2007 (Piscataway, N.J.)
Rutgers, 68 def. Maryland, 60

Dec. 4, 2006 (Piscataway, N.J.)
Duke, 85 def. Rutgers, 45

Dec. 5, 2005 (Hartford, Conn.)
North Carolina, 77 def. Connecticut, 54

Nov. 21, 2004 (Raleigh, N.C.)
North Carolina, 71 def. Connecticut, 65
Tennessee, 64 def. NC State, 54

Nov. 23, 2003 (Raleigh, N.C.)
Texas, 69 def. NC State, 56
Duke, 93 def. Purdue, 63

Nov. 24, 2002 (Raleigh, N.C.)
Tennessee, 55 def. Duke, 76
Connecticut, 78 def. NC State, 50

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