Monthly Archive for November, 2010

: November, 2010

Huskies Set To Play Two Big East Foes In Eight Days

The schedule is not ideal for the Huskies with Big East games at South Florida Thursday and at home against Marquette Dec. 9. They haven’t played two conference games in December since the 1998-99

Big East Tournament Tickets On Sale Wednesday

Full-session packages for the 16-team Big East women’s basketball tournament will go on sale Wednesday at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster outlets. The event will be at held at the XL Center in Hartford

Auriemma’s Two Cents On TCU Joining The Big East

Below is a brief Q & A done by sports information director Pat McKenna with Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma regarding today’s announcement that TCU will join the Big East in all sports July 1, 2012.

Looking Back At UConn’s Win Over LSU …

A look back at Sunday’s UConn-LSU game: No. 1 UConn 81, LSU 51 TURNING POINT – Leading 46-36 at halftime, the Huskies opened the second half with a 12-2 run to open a 20-point lead with 15:43 left in

Dolson Responds To Benching, Produces Against LSU

Geno Auriemma has been called a lot of things during his Hall of Fame tenure at UConn. Many of them are not fit for print, but “master motivator’’ certainly is. He did it again this weekend during

Hayes Gets One To Fall; Walker Gets A Start

Initially, it appeared that Tiffany Hayes’ shooting woes would continue. She was mired in a 15-for-38 shooting slump in the previous three games. This included a 1-for-14 effort from 3-point range.

Auriemma Takes Postgame Jabs At Dolson, Summitt

Geno Auriemma was in a feisty mood following tonight’s 81-38 win over Lehigh at the World Vision Challenge. He took shots at freshman center Stefanie Dolson and Tennessee coach Pat Summit during his

More Streak Talk From Geno, Maya; Ralph Goes Back In Time

As Win No. 88 gets closer and closer for the Huskies, the more and more it becomes evident that Geno Auriemma is uncomfortable talking about this winning streak. UConn’s current 82-game winning streak

Dolson, Buck Emerge For Huskies

Aside from All-American Maya Moore, who contends that she is a post player, and freshman forward Samarie Walker, the Huskies have been waiting for either 6-foot-5 freshman center Stefanie Dolson

Moore Closing In On Scoring Record

Senior All-American Maya Moore will set her share of team records before her career comes to an end at some point in the NCAA tournament this season. But it seems like it will be only a matter of a