Counting Down The 25 Greatest Sports Rivalries In History

25. Connecticut vs. Tennessee (Women’s college basketball)

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These two schools will go down as the greatest rivalry in all of collegiate women’s basketball history. UConn leads the series 17-9 and has won all four meetings with the National Championship on the line, However, much of the heat of the rivalry came from the coaches. Late Vols legend Pat Summitt and the Huskies’ Geno Auriemma had a mutual respect for the other — and we’ll leave it at that. After a 13-year absence, having not played each other from 2007-2020, they resumed the series in which UConn has won all 4.