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Here's The Insane Shot That Ended UConn's Perfect Season

Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale hit the game-winner against UConn.

For the second straight year, despite an undefeated regular season, the UConn women's basketball team will not be playing in the national title game. This time, it was Notre Dame scoring a huge upset win.

Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale hit an amazing step-back jumper to give the Fighting Irish the overtime victory over the Huskies. It's a shot that women's college basketball fans will be talking about for some time.

UConn, which had to mount comebacks in both regulation and overtime, tied the game on a three-pointer from Crystal Dangerfield with 29 seconds to play. But Ogunbowale put the final nail in the coffin.

UConn actually got a decent look on the game's final possession, despite only having one second left on the clock. Katie Lou Samuelson, after a baseball pass down the court, missed a bank shot just as the buzzer sounded. It's unclear whether it would have counted or not.

Here's video of the final sequence. Ogunbowale's shot will go down as one of the best in NCAA Tournament history.

The finish was eerily similar to what happened a year ago. In the Final Four in 2017, Mississippi State's Morgan William hit a jumper at the buzzer to send the Bulldogs to the national title game. That shot also ended a perfect UConn season.

Notre Dame will now to take on, oddly enough, Mississippi State in the national championship game on Sunday. The Bulldogs took down Louisville in overtime earlier in the night.