Originally written on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 11/17/14
#1 ranked Baylor beat UConn in Hartford Monday, 76-70. Britteny Griner scored her 3,000th career point during the game giving the Huskies their 23rd consecutive win. Before the game, Huskies coach Geno Auriemma greeted Baylor coach Kim Mulkey with what a nice little slap on the ass.  Here's Geno's explanation of the ass-slap: “She was staring at my butt and she was commenting on it and I said, ‘Really? How about yours?’ and she went, `Yeah, look at it,’ and I went (slap), I’ll teach you a lesson,’’ Auriemma said, jokingly. `And then she started talking about how she only dated Italians her whole life and that she wanted me to set her up with some Italians and I said `The Italians I send to see you aren’t going to date you.’ We’ve had a long and great relationship since, gosh, she was an assistant at Louisiana Tech. It goes back a long ways. “She’s just a big pain in the butt. That’s all there is to it.’’] Seems like a pretty good relationship b

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