Faris, Dixon Talk Health/Geno Talks 2000

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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 her Achilles tendon. “Now I’m in (the boot) all the time just to give it some rest,’’ Faris […] [Read More]
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Live Chat Today

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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 [Read More]
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Impressive Decade/Chat Change

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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 seasons. Of course, UConn set an NCAA record by winning 70 straight games from Nov. 9, 2001 […] [Read More]
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Moore Earns Big East Honor

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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 conference in this manner. Moore won the award once as a freshman (March 4, 2008) and once last […] [Read More]
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Live Chat Today

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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 [Read More]
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KJ, Svet Back In The House

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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 get-together at coach Geno Auriemma’s house Tuesday night and a ceremony at halftime of Wednesday’s showdown between UConn and Stanford. Johnson […] [Read More]
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Sellout/Chat Change

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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. Also, less than 300 tickets remain for the game against No. 3 Notre Dame at Gampel Pavilion […] [Read More]
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Huskies Ready For A Test/Maya 6th

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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 run includes beating then-No. 10 Texas by 25 in San Antonio Nov. 17. Auriemma wanted to inform the players that […] [Read More]
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Dixon To Play/Tickets Available

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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 the nationally televised showdown. Dixon has missed the first nine games this season due to a strained left hamstring. The […] [Read More]
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ESPN Expanding Coverage/ESPN Radio Action

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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 edition of the College Basketball Scoreboard show, which will be hosted by Trey Wingo, at 5 p.m. on ESPN2. Carolyn […] [Read More]
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