Final: No. 1 UConn 96, Creighton 60

on
The UConn women’s basketball team restored some normalcy to the season Sunday. Breanna Stewart had a game-high 25 points, 10 rebounds and four assists to lead the top-ranked Huskies to a 96-60 victory over Creighton before 7,123 at Gampel Pavilion. She was 10-of-10 from the field in 33 minutes. The win comes six days after […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Live updates: UConn women vs. Creighton

on
The UConn women look to bounce back from last week’s loss to Stanford with a home matchup against Creighton at 1 p.m. Sunday. The Huskies have not suffered consecutive losses in a stretch of 774 games dating back to 1993. If they’re to avoid that fate Sunday, they’ll have to win without senior guard Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, who […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Mosqueda-Lewis Will Not Play Vs. Creighton

on
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis will not play today against Creighton due to flu-like symptoms. She did not practice all week and unsuccessfully attempted to take part in shootaround today. Mosqueda-Lewis, who played all 45 minutes at Stanford Monday, missed 12 games last season (eight due to a right elbow injury, four due to mononucleosis). Rich [Read More]
Categories: General

Too Much Rushing For Stokes Up Close

on
Kiah Stokes began the season with a career shooting percentage of .612 in 107 career games with the Huskies. She has never shot below .600 in a season. Yet, through the first two games, Stokes is 4-of-10 from the field, including a 2-for-6 effort at Stanford Monday. Among her six missed shots this season four […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Jefferson Ready To Move Forward From Stanford Loss

on
UConn junior point guard Moriah Jefferson is electric with the basketball. This is a player that possesses the ability to slice through defenders with ease on her way to the basket. This is a player, too, that possesses the ability to make 3-pointers with steady regularity. In Monday’s loss to No. 6 Stanford in overtime, […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Stewart An Emerging Leader For Huskies

on
All-American Breanna Stewart did not have to be a team leader for the Huskies during the first two years of her career. Players such as Stefanie Dolson, Caroline Doty, Kelly Faris and Bria Hartley took care of that role as Stewart just let her game do the talking. Dolson, Doty, Faris and Hartley are gone […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Huskies Moving On Nicely From Loss To Stanford

on
The Huskies did not need to watch film of their loss to Stanford Monday to know exactly how poorly they played. Still, that is part of the process of improving and moving on. Wednesday they watched the film together. And it was just as gruesome as they imagined. UConn saw exactly what it did wrong, […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Nurse To Start Vs. Creighton; Tuck Shining

on
In the wake of giving up 88 points in a loss at No. 6 Stanford Monday, UConn coach Geno Auriemma has decided to make a change in the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against Creighton at Gampel Pavilion. Freshman guard Kia Nurse will make her first career start in place of sophomore Saniya Chong. “I’m […] [Read More]
Categories: General