Yearly Archive for 2009

: 2009

Faris, Dixon Talk Health/Geno Talks 2000

There is no cause for concern because Kelly Faris is wearing a boot on her right foot while she is not playing. Faris said as much following practice today at Gampel Pavilion. Faris has had pain in

Live Chat Today

Here’s the link for my live chat that will run today from noon to 1 p.m. See you there. Rich Live UConn women’s basketball chat with Rich Elliott

Impressive Decade/Chat Change

The Huskies closed out the decade with a 78-59 victory at No. 12 Florida State Monday. It was their 50th straight win and the second time they have had a streak of this length in the last nine-plus

Moore Earns Big East Honor

Junior All-American Maya Moore was named the Big East Player of the Week for the first time this season today. Stunningly, it is just the third time in her career that she has been honored by the

Live Chat Today

Here’s the link for my live chat, which will be held today from noon to 1 p.m. See you there. Rich Live UConn women’s basketball chat with Rich Ellliott

KJ, Svet Back In The House

Kennitra Johnson didn’t know whether or not she would even been invited back to join the Huskies’ 1999-00 national team this week for their induction into the Huskies of Honor program. There was a

Sellout/Chat Change

UConn announced today that the game against No. 7 North Carolina Jan. 9 at Gampel Pavilion is sold out. It will be the first sellout at the venue since Feb. 23, 2008 against St. John’s on Senior Day.

Huskies Ready For A Test/Maya 6th

Geno Auriemma called the Huskies together at practice last week to give them a quick glimpse at the big picture. They have not been challenged in their first nine games, winning by 45.9 points. This

Dixon To Play/Tickets Available

The wait seems like it will finally come to an end for junior point guard Lorin Dixon tomorrow against No. 2 Stanford. Huskies coach Geno Auriemma said following practice today that Dixon will play in

ESPN Expanding Coverage/ESPN Radio Action

The Worldwide Leader is stepping up its coverage for Wednesday’s marquee matchup between No. 1 UConn and No. 2 Stanford at the XL Center (5:30 p.m.). ESPN has announced it will air a special 30-minute