UConn women will make 11th trip to White House next week

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President Barack Obama poses with 2015 NCAA Women's Basketball Champion, the University of Connecticut Huskies, during an event in their honor in the East Room of the White House on September 15, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

STORRS — The national champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team has been invited back to the White House.

The Huskies, who won their fourth consecutive NCAA championship last month, are scheduled to meet with President Obama on Tuesday afternoon.

The White House says the visit also will allow the president to continue his tradition of honoring teams for their efforts in giving back to the community.

UConn’s visits to the White House date back to 1995, when the first of the Huskies’ 11 championship teams met with President Bill Clinton.