Schedule Coming Together

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The latest date to be announced on the Huskies’ 2010-11 schedule is a Nov. 21 date at Georgia Tech. Dates for games against Duke and Oklahoma and at North Carolina are likely to be announced in the coming weeks once the TV schedules are finalized. To review, here’s what we know at this point regarding […] [Read More]
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Maggie Dixon Classic Tickets On Sale Thursday

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The two-time defending national champion Huskies, who have won 78 straight games, will return to the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden for the second time during the 2010-11 season. It is an event that pays tribute to the former Army head coach who died due to arrhythmia April 6, 2006. It is also […] [Read More]
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U-17 Rewind: Recruits Shine

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I am finally back in the country and connected to world again. Being without the use of a cell phone or a computer for a week in Aruba was both an interesting and at times a traumatic experience. I wonder exactly how did we survive without both for all of those years? Let’s get caught […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Leads U.S. Past Canada

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, who has orally committed to play for UConn, had a game-high 21 points (5-of-6 3-pointers) and four steals to lead the U.S. to a 114-57 rout of Canada today in the preliminary round of the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Rodez, France. UConn 2012 target Jewell Lloyd added 19 points (3-of-6 3-pointers) and […] [Read More]
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Another Double-Double For Williams, U.S. Rolls

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UConn recruit Elizabeth Williams, who is considered the top player in the Class of 2011, had 20 points,14 rebounds and two blocks to lead the U.S. to an 82-38 victory over Russia today in a preliminary round game at the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Rodez, France. Breanna Stewart, another UConn recruit who is considered […] [Read More]
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Recruits Fare Well In U-17 Opener

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Huskies’ 2012 recruit Breanna Stewart had a game-high 13 points, seven rebounds and four blocks to lead the U.S. to a 70-45 victory over France today in its opening game at the inaugural FIBA U-17 World Championship in Rodez, France. Fellow UConn recruit and rising senior Elizabeth Williams added 12 points, 11 rebounds and three […] [Read More]
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Maya Takes Home An ESPY

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Senior All-American Maya Moore won an ESPY Award for the Best Female College Athlete during the 18th annual awards ceremony Wednesday night in Los Angeles. It was the only victory of the night for the Huskies. Moore had also been nominated for Best Female Athlete, which was won by Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn. UConn […] [Read More]
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Rizzotti A Finalist For Hall Class Of 2011; Muffet To Be Inducted

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Rebecca Lobo became the first UConn player to be inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame last month. Former Huskies’ All-American point guard Jennifer Rizzotti appears to have the inside track to join her. A source with knowledge of the voting process confirmed that Rizzotti was one of the 12 finalists for the Class […] [Read More]
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Charles Named WNBA Rookie Of The Month … Again

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Tina Charles was named the WNBA Rookie of the Month for June. It is the second consecutive such award for the former UConn All-American, who is averaging 15.2 points and a league-leading 12.2 rebounds. Charles averaged 15.5 points, 14.0 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 10 games last month, leading the league in rebounds and leading […] [Read More]
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Huskies To Host Baylor Nov. 16

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The two-time defending national champion Huskies, who currently own a 78-game winning streak, won’t have to wait long for their first test next season. After meeting Holy Cross Nov. 14, they will host Baylor and 6-foot-8 All-American Brittney Griner Nov. 16 at the XL Center. The game against the Lady Bears, who return four starters, […] [Read More]
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