2011 NCAA hoops champs UConn to visit White House

By the Associated Press | May 12, 2011 | 1:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Huskies are coming to the White House.

President Barack Obama will have the welcome mat out Monday for the University of Connecticut men's basketball team as he honors the Huskies for winning the NCAA championship.

Connecticut beat Butler 53-41 last month to capture its third title.