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Who is UConn women’s basketball playing in the Sweet 16 of 2023 NCAA Tournament?

The Huskies will face Baylor in their second round matchup on Monday. We take a look at who their next opponent will be in 2023 March Madness with a win.

NCAA Womens Basketball: Big East Conference Tournament Championship-Villanova vs Connecticut David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

The No. 2 UConn Huskies did what was expected of them in the opening round of the 2023 NCAA Women’s Tournament. They got past No. 15 Vermont on Saturday and will face No. 7 Baylor tonight in hopes of advancing to the Seattle Regional 3 semifinals this weekend.

2023 March Madness bracket

Who is UConn playing in Sweet 16?

With a win on Monday, the Huskies will face No. 3 Ohio State in the Sweet 16 of the 2023 NCAA Women’s Tournament. The game will take place on Saturday, March 25 at Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA, with the time and tv network still TBA.

UConn has played Ohio State six times since the 2001-02 season and owns a 6-0 record against the Buckeyes during that span. The most recent matchup between the programs came in November of 2019, a 73-62 Husky victory in Columbus, OH. It was the closes margin of victory between the two programs as UConn has won the prior five meetings by 19 points or more.