Huskies To Meet Duke on MLK Day

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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 Stadium on Monday, Jan. 18 for a 7 p.m. tipoff. The game will air nationally on ESPN2. The Martin Luther King Day matchup will […] [Read More]
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Championship Dinner Tickets Available

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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 from their memorable 39-0 season. Those interested can pay either $75 ($25 tax deductible) for a Social Hour with […] [Read More]
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Gampel Getting a New Look

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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 and managed by TS Sports, an LED installation/integration company. The company recent produced the scoring and information systems at the American Airlines Arena, the […] [Read More]
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WBCA Classic Schedule Announced

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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. Connecticut Sunday, Nov. 29 2 p.m. Hofstra vs. Richmond 4:30 p.m. Clemson vs. Connecticut Rich [Read More]
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Maya, Tina Named To Wooden List

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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 named. Moore won the award last season. The Huskies were one of four teams with two players on the list. Ohio State (Jantel Lavender, […] [Read More]
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Huskies To Make History Vs. Notre Dame Jan. 16

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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 Pavilion. ESPN GameDay is scheduled to be live on location from 11 a.m. to noon and from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Gametime is […] [Read More]
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Parker Eyeing Gold, Not National Flag Blue & White

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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 blocks and four assists in a 70-64 win at the then-Hartford Civic Center Jan. 6, 2007. That was the last time the […] [Read More]
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Sue, Diana named to 2009-12 U.S. National Team

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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 announced Monday. They will be joined by fellow 2008 Beijing gold medalists Tamika Catchings, who has also won two gold medals, Seimone Augustus, Sylvia Fowles, […] [Read More]
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Renee Up For Sportswoman of the Year

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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 the winner. The Women’s Sports Foundation honors an individual and team each year based on their exceptional performance during a 12-month time span. […] [Read More]
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Faris, U.S. Win Gold

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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 World Championship in Bangkok, Thailand. Stanford rising sophomore Nnemkadi Ogwumike had game-highs of 22 points and 20 rebounds. “It’s […] [Read More]
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