Huskies Have Nine Games on National TV

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The two-time defending national champion Huskies will make nine appearances on national television this season, it was announced by the Big East today. UConn will play five games in ESPN2 (State Farm Tip-Off Classic vs. Baylor Nov. 16; at Stanford Dec. 28; at North Carolina Jan. 17; vs. Duke Jan. 31; and vs. Oklahoma Feb. […] [Read More]
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Bird, Taurasi Talk UConn Connection

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The U.S. is 5-0 and will meet South Korea in the quarterfinals of the 2010 FIBA World Championship Friday in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic at 9:30 a.m. (NBA TV). Half of the 12-member team has ties to UConn, including three-time first team All-American senior Maya Moore. Sue Bird, Swin Cash, Asjha Jones and Diana Taurasi […] [Read More]
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U.S. Defeats Australia, Heads to Quarterfinals

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Senior All-American Maya Moore had two points (1-of-7 FG), one rebound, two assists and one steal in 12 minutes today as the U.S. defeated rival Australia 83-75 in its final second-round game at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The U.S. solidified the No. 1 seed in Group E. Diana Taurasi led […] [Read More]
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Moore Has 11 As U.S. Rolls Past Belarus

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Senior Maya Moore had 11 points and two rebounds in 22 minutes today as the U.S. routed Belarus 107-61 in its second game of the second round of the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Five players scored in double figures for the U.S., which shot 68.3 percent from the field. Diana Taurasi […] [Read More]
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U.S. Rolls Past Canada To Open 2nd Round

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Senior Maya Moore had two points, four rebounds, four assists and two steals in 18 minutes today as the U.S. defeated Canada 87-46 in the second round of the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Swin Cash had 10 points in 12 minutes. Tina Charles had nine points and five rebounds in 15 minutes. […] [Read More]
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U.S Defeats France, Advances To Second Round

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Senior Maya Moore had nine points and a game-high eight rebounds in 15 minutes today as the U.S. defeated France 81-60 in its final preliminary round game at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The U.S. advances to the second round as the No. 1 seed from Group B. Diana Taurasi led […] [Read More]
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Moore Leads U.S. Past Senegal

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Huskies’ senior All-American Maya Moore had a game-high 15 points, three rebounds, five assists and two steals in 24 minutes to lead the U.S. to a 108-52 rout of Senegal in preliminary round play today at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Six players scored in double figures for the U.S., which […] [Read More]
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Maya, U.S. Win Opener

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Senior Maya Moore had seven points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals in 22 minutes to help the U.S. to an easy 99-73 victory over Greece today in its first game at the 2010 FIBA World Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. “This is difficult, coaching in the World Championship because first, you’re not coaching […] [Read More]
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Tickets Available For Championship Dinner

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There are a limited number of tickets remaining for UConn’s 2009-10 National Championship Dinner at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington Oct. 7. Former Huskies All-American and 2010 Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Rebecca Lobo will serve as the emcee as the Huskies celebrate their second straight national championship. The festivities will feature a […] [Read More]
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Moore Named To U.S. World Championship Team

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Senior All-American Maya Moore was among 12 players named today to the USA World Championship team. The selections were made by the USA Basketball Women’s National Team Player Selection Committee at the conclusion of two and a half weeks of training camp and four exhibition games. Former UConn stars Sue Bird, Swin Cash, Tina Charles, […] [Read More]
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