Monthly Archive for August, 2009

: August, 2009

Huskies To Meet Duke on MLK Day

The Huskies’ complete 2009-10 schedule is not expected to be released until possibly the first full week of September. But Duke released its schedule Friday and UConn will invade Cameron Indoor

Championship Dinner Tickets Available

Fans can now purchase tickets to the Huskies’ national championship dinner, which will be held at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. It will be a night of highlights and reflections

Gampel Getting a New Look

The UConn Division of Athletics and its multi-media partner IMG College will be installing new scoreboards and video boards in Gampel Pavilion for the 2009-10 season. This project is being coordinated

WBCA Classic Schedule Announced

2009 WBCA Classic at Gampel Pavilion Nov. 27-29 Friday, Nov. 27 5 p.m. Richmond vs. Clemson 7 p.m. Hofstra vs. Connecticut Saturday, Nov. 28 5 p.m. Clemson vs. Hofstra 7:30 p.m. Richmond vs.

Maya, Tina Named To Wooden List

Junior Maya Moore and senior Tina Charles are among the 31 preseason candidates for the Women’s Wooden Award, it was announced today. Hartford senior and Bridgeport resident Erica Beverly was also

Huskies To Make History Vs. Notre Dame Jan. 16

The first-ever ESPN College Basketball GameDay to be held in conjunction with a women’s basketball game will take place Jan. 16 when reigning national champion UConn hosts Notre Dame at Gampel

Parker Eyeing Gold, Not National Flag Blue & White

Candace Parker helped Tennessee to two straight regular-season wins over UConn in 2006 and 2007. And she had a monster performance as a sophomore when she finished with 30 points, 12 rebounds, six

Sue, Diana named to 2009-12 U.S. National Team

Two-time Olympic gold medalists and former UConn All-American guards Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi are among the eight players named to the 2009-12 USA Basketball Women’s National Team, USA Basketball

Renee Up For Sportswoman of the Year

Former UConn All-American point guard Renee Montgomery has been named as one of 10 finalists for the Women’s Sports Foundation’s Sportswoman of the Year award. Fans have the opportunity to vote for

Faris, U.S. Win Gold

UConn rising freshman Kelly Faris had one block in four scoreless minutes (0-of-1 FG) to help the U.S. to an 87-71 victory over previously unbeaten Spain today in the gold medal game of the FIBA U-19