UConn Picked To Win AAC; Stewart Is Preseason POY

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The UConn women’s basketball team was a unanimous selection today to win The American regular season championship for the second straight year, it was announced at conference Media Day at the New York Athletic Club. The two-time defending national champion Huskies received 10 first-place votes and 100 points in the AAC preseason coaches’ poll. Coaches […] [Read More]
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AAC Media Day Set For This Morning In NYC

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Louisville is in the ACC. Rutgers is in the Big Ten. East Carolina, Tulane and Tulsa are now members of The American. And Cincinnati, UConn and South Florida are now the lone remaining teams that were members of the old Big East. AAC Media Day will have a bit of a new look this morning […] [Read More]
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Thomas Believes UConn A Good Fit For Irwin

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Tina Thomas, a coach with the Central PA Elite AAU program, knows talent when she sees it. After all, her daughter, Alyssa, was an All-American at Maryland and was selected No. 4 overall by the Connecticut Sun in April. Her son, Devin, plays at Wake Forest and was fourth in the ACC in rebounding (7.5) […] [Read More]
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Dream Becomes Reality As Irwin Commits To UConn

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Kyla Irwin still remembers telling her fourth grade teacher that UConn was where she wanted to play college basketball. It is a dream she never stopped chasing. Now in her junior year at State College (Pa.) High, it is no longer a dream. All of her determination has paid off as Irwin, a 6-foot-1 forward, […] [Read More]
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Irwin Commits To UConn

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For the second time in only a matter of days, UConn has received an oral commitment from a member of the Class of 2016. Kyla Irwin, a 6-foot-1 forward from State College, Pa. committed today, according to her Twitter feed. Irwin joins 5-5 point guard Crystal Dangerfield, who orally committed to play for the Huskies […] [Read More]
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SNY To Air 17 Games This Season

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SNY will broadcast 17 UConn games this season, the network announced today. Coverage will begin when the Huskies host Creighton at Gampel Pavilion Nov. 23. Eric Frede will return for his second season as play-by-play announcer. Meghan Culmo is back as color commentator. Kara Wolters will be in studio with Gary Apple for pregame, halftime […] [Read More]
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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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