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Notre Dame named No. 1 seed, DePaul No. 7 seed in women's NCAA tournament

Notre Dame named No. 1 seed, DePaul No. 7 seed in women's NCAA tournament

Connecticut is looking for more of the same. Notre Dame and DePaul hope to bounce back.

The Huskies, winners of 107 consecutive games, will seek an unprecedented fifth straight national championship as the top overall seed in the NCAA women's basketball tournament pairings announced Monday.

The other three No. 1 seeds went to South Carolina, Baylor and Notre Dame. While the Irish are a top seed for the sixth year in a row — this time in the Lexington Region — they will be looking to return to the Final Four after a five-year streak ended last year with a Sweet 16 loss to Stanford.

The Blue Demons, meanwhile, get a chance to rebound from being upset in the Big East...

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