Wednesday, May 6, 2009


President Barack Obama handed defending national champion UConn Lady Huskies their first defeat of the season.

Obama, a basketball player and a huge fan of the game, now takes teams outside to shoot hoops on the make-shift court he’s had constructed at his residence on Pennyslvania Avenue.

And home-court advantage, the all-conquering University of Connecticut women’s team discovered, means that Obama is tough to beat.