No Surgery Yet For Walker

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UConn-bound recruit Samarie Walker has not undergone surgery to repair a torn meniscus in her right knee, Chaminade Julienne High girls’ basketball coach Duane Williams said today. Walker had said in San Antonio earlier this month that she would make a decision regarding surgery once she returned home from the Final Four. Walker, a 6-foot-2 […] [Read More]
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Pioneers On The Docket

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The Huskies will play Sacred Heart Dec. 5, the Pioneers revealed on their website earlier this month. The site of the game is still to be determined. Rich [Read More]
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Huskies On CPTV Sunday

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Fans will have another chance to relive what was a memorable 2009-10 season Sunday when CPTV airs its documentary “PERFECTION…AGAIN!’’ at 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. A tribute to UConn’s 1994-95 undefeated team, “35-0!,’’ will air at 5:30 p.m. In keeping up with the times, you can now follow me on Twitter too (@elliottctpost). Rich [Read More]
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Geno To Hit WTIC Radio

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We all know Geno Auriemma can coach. We’ll see what kind of DJ he is tomorrow. Auriemma will be a guest host on WTIC-AM 1080 from 9 a.m. to noon. Rich [Read More]
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Maya Wins Honda Award

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Maya Moore has been named the winner of the Honda Sports Award in basketball, anointing her as the nation’s top female athlete in the sport. This was the third straight year that she was nominated for the award, and she becomes the second straight UConn player to win with Renee Montgomery honored in 2009. Tina […] [Read More]
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Tina Wins Wooden Award

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What had already been a remarkable week for Tina Charles got a little bit better today when it was announced that she had been named the recipient of the Wooden Award in the closest race in its seven-year history. She received 252 points, edging teammate and 2009-winner Maya Moore by just one. Nebraska’s Kelsey Griffin […] [Read More]
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Parade Set For April 18 in Hartford

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Fans will have more opportunity to express their appreciation for the UConn women’s basketball team during a championship parade in Hartford April 18 at 3 p.m., Governor M. Jodi Rell announced today. The route, which will begin and end at the State Capitol, will travel in the areas of Bushnell Park, Main Street and Capitol […] [Read More]
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Huskies On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Friday

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The Huskies will appear on Late Night on Jimmy Fallon tomorrow night on NBC at 12:35 a.m. They will be a part of the “Cell Phone Shootout,’’ a game in which participants use their cell phone cameras to take pictures of images flashing on a 108-inch TV screen at a rate of six images per […] [Read More]
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Post Championship Happenings

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Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma made the rounds of ESPN Wednesday morning by interviewed on various network programs, beginning with Mike & Mike in the Morning, from the Riverwalk in San Antonio. Once the Huskies boarded their chartered plane home Auriemma received a congratulatory call from President Obama. Auriemma placed the call on speaker phone, and […] [Read More]
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Greene Named to USA Select Team

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Kalana Greene was one of 10 players named to the 2010 USA Basketball Women’s Select Team, USA Basketball announced today. The team will train in Storrs and Hartford April 15-18. Kelsey Griffin (Nebraska), Allison Hightower (LSU), Jantel Lavender (Ohio State), Jacinta Monroe (Florida State), Nneka Ogwumike (Stanford), Andrea Riley (Oklahoma State), Danielle Robinson (Oklahoma), Jasmine […] [Read More]
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