Stokes achieved perfection in the classroom for UConn

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The chase for perfection is something that never ends for the Huskies. As long as they wear the uniform or coach the team it is a constant battle every day in practice and in every game to play the perfect game. There have been five perfect seasons under Coach Geno Auriemma, including a 40-0 finish […] [Read More]
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Bruno thinks national title runs through UConn

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It is no secret that UConn coach Geno Auriemma and DePaul coach Doug Bruno are the best of friends. Their relationship has been well documented over the years. Yet, their friendship had nothing to do with Bruno’s remarks Friday at Webster Bank Arena. They came during his opening statement, minutes after UConn’s 98-64 win and […] [Read More]
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Auriemma continues to be fan of playing at WBA

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The Huskies played a regular season game at Webster Bank Arena for the second straight season tonight. Success was again the end result as they rolled past DePaul 98-64 before a crowd of 9.056 UConn has now won eight straight games and is 11-1 all-time at the venue. There has been talk about the Huskies […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 2 UConn 98, No. 25 DePaul 64

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Breanna Stewart had 25 points, eight rebounds and four assists Friday to lead the second-ranked Huskies to a 98-64 victory over No. 25 DePaul before 9,056 at Webster Bank Arena. Stewart was 10-for-17 from the field (3-for-5 3-pointers) in 30 minutes. It was the first game for the Huskies (7-1) since a victory at Notre […] [Read More]
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UConn anxious to play after long break for exams

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The situation is not ideal for the second-ranked UConn women’s basketball team. Coach Geno Auriemma, for one, wished the schedule was different. Breaks during the final exam period are not out of the ordinary. This season, though, it has been nearly two weeks. UConn will the return to the court tonight against No. 25 DePaul […] [Read More]
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Samuelson has record day at Tournament of Champions

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UConn-bound senior Katie Lou Samuelson tied the Mater Dei High single-game record with 41 points and set a team record with 10 3-pointers in today’s 67-34 win over Skyline (Texas) in opening-round play in the Joe Smith Division at the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix. UConn senior All-American Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis (2008-09) and UCLA junior […] [Read More]
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Auriemma, Krzyzewski share National Coach of the Year honors

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UConn’s Geno Auriemma and Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski were named 2014 USA Basketball Co-National Coaches of the Year today. They both led their respective World Championship teams to the gold medal and a qualifying berth in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. Auriemma was honored for the third time (2010, 2012). This is the sixth […] [Read More]
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Butler traveled to ND on her own; fitting in nicely at UConn

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For all of the immense success that UConn enjoys on an annual basis, it is not a program that is an ideal fit for everyone. The departure of freshman Sadie Edwards last week provided further proof. But then there are players like sophomore transfer Natalie Butler. She was not recruited by UConn. She likely would […] [Read More]
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