UConn 2016 Commit Dangerfield Has It All

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Looking at the numbers and the list of accolades next to their name one can easily see why UConn is interested in a particular player. Crystal Dangerfield, a 5-foot-5 junior point guard from Murfreesboro, Tenn., is no different. Dangerfield is ranked No. 3 in the Class of 2016 by ESPN HoopGurlz and is the top […] [Read More]
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Dangerfield Commits To UConn

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Crystal Dangerfield, a 5-foot-5 point guard from Murfreesboro, Tenn., has orally committed to UConn. She announced her decision on her Twitter feed tonight. Dangerfield, who becomes the first player from Tennessee to commit to play for Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma, was also considering LSU, Maryland, Mississippi, South Carolina and Vanderbilt. “Blessed to be able to […] [Read More]
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Championship Banners And Trophies Were On Display At First Night

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Rather than unveiling the respective championship banners prior to the first home game of the season, the UConn men’s and women’s basketball teams did something special Friday night during First Night. The Huskies shared the spotlight on before a capacity crowd of 10,167 at Gampel Pavilion as both championship banners were unveiled during a 90-minute […] [Read More]
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Cleared To Play, Williams Goes 5-on-5 At First Night

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Freshman Gabby Williams played 5-on-5 for the first time tonight since undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL and a partially torn meniscus in her right knee Feb. 6. She was scoreless during the inter-squad scrimmage at First Night at Gampel Pavilion. Williams said that she had been cleared for full activity Wednesday. “I think […] [Read More]
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Humble Werths Have Their Name On Champions Center

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Woodbridge residents Peter and Pam Werth never intended to have their name on the new UConn Basketball Champions Center. That was not the reason for their generous donation of $7 million. All along they were hoping someone else would step forward. In the end, no one did. And during a ceremony today it became official. […] [Read More]
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Huskies Set To Kickoff Season With First Night

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The Huskies will publicly kickoff the 2014-15 season tonight at Gampel Pavilion when they participate in First Night. Admission is free and open to the public, with the show scheduled to run from 7-8:15. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and members of both teams will sign autographs from 5:30-6:30 in the AD’s lobby, which […] [Read More]
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First Night Inter-Squad Scrimmage Rosters Released

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Here are the rosters for tonight’s First Night inter-squad scrimmage at Gampel Pavilion … Team Kevin (white uniforms) #51 Natalie Butler #21 Omar Calhoun #12 Kentan Facey #4 Moriah Jefferson #20 Tierney Lawlor #22 Pat Lenehan #1 Phil Nolan #11 Kia Nurse #44 Rodney Purvis #3 Terrence Samuel #30 Breanna Stewart #41 Kiah Stokes Team […] [Read More]
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Williams Expects To Be Fully Cleared Soon

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The end is near for freshman Gabby Williams. She has been fighting her way back to full strength since undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL and a partially torn meniscus in her right knee Feb. 6. Williams, an athletic 5-foot-11 guard, has played 2-on-2. She has played 3-on-3. She has played 4-on-4. The next […] [Read More]
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