Monthly Archive for October, 2010

: October, 2010

Huskies No. 1 in AP Poll

The numbers indicate that the UConn women’s basketball team is due to slip a bit this season. Between the graduation losses of All-American Tina Charles and Kalana Greene and the season-ending knee

Huskies Hit 92 Percent on GSR, Beat National Average

The Huskies registered a 92 percent Graduation Success Rates (GSR) as the NCAA released this year’s figures for Division I student-athletes Wednesday. UConn’s percentage beat the national average of

Geno’s “A Night Of Hope” A Success In Storrs

There will be more fans in attendance at a women’s basketball game at Gampel Pavilion or the XL Center this season. But consider the crowd of 150 that turned out Wednesday night at the UConn Student

Trip To Camp Jewell A Bonding Experience For Huskies

Junior Tiffany Hayes had no idea where the camp was located. All she knew was that it was in the woods somewhere in the state. Freshman Bria Hartley initially wondered how she would survive for a

Bridgeport To Host NCAA First Two Rounds in 2012

Bridgeport is one of 16 sites that have been selected to host the first and second rounds of the 2012 NCAA Division I women’s basketball tournament, the NCAA announced Tuesday. Fairfield University

Dixon Leading The Way; Geno Hoping For Big Turnout Wed.

There is something to be said for how being a senior seems to spark a change in a player. The finality of their career creeps in and a sense of urgency becomes a driving force behind the way they

Walker Back in the Mix; Geno Likes Dolson

Samarie Walker has been practicing fullcourt since Saturday. It’s a good sign for the freshman forward as she missed the preseason with a strained left hamstring. Walker is still not yet at 100

No Comment From Geno On Summitt’s Comment

Tennessee fans were apparently disturbed by comments Pat Summit made at SEC Media Day in Birmingham, Ala. last week saying that if she “compromised’’ recruiting rules then she should be fired. Fans

CPTV Back For A 16th Season

Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) announced a 18-game broadcast schedule for the 2010-11 season Monday. Additional games will be announced once the final details have been confirmed. CPTV is in its

Geno’s “A Night of Hope” Set For Wednesday

UConn fans are invited to join Geno Auriemma and Geno’s Cancer Team Wednesday night at UConn’s Student Union Theater at 7:30 for the second annual “A Night of Hope’’ to benefit the V Foundation for