Live Chat Today At Noon

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UConn women’s basketball live chat, Thursday, noon [Read More]
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Ogwumike Focused, Living In the Moment For Stanford

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Stanford junior All-American Nneka Ogwumike did not bite when she was asked about The Streak today. Remember what happened to Ohio State after Jantel Lavender said she wanted to stand in the way of a potential 88-game winning streak and did not want to be part of a trivia question? UConn 81, Ohio State 50. […] [Read More]
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Geno: Dixon Will Not Play Thursday

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Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma said during a conference call today that Lorin Dixon will not play against No. 9 Stanford Thursday due to a sprained left foot. She will miss her second straight game after sustaining the injury landing on the foot of a teammate after driving to the basket in practice Monday. “She’s not […] [Read More]
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Tonight’s Game on CPTV/Moore Honored

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Tonight’s game at Pacific can be seen solely on CPTV at 10 p.m. Due to an editing error in today’s Connecticut Post, it was stated that the game could also be seen on ESPNU. That is incorrect. I apologize for any confusion. CPTV will also re-air UConn’s 82-71 victory over Georgia Tech at Gampel Pavilion Nov. […] [Read More]
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Dixon Out

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According to John Altavilla of the Hartford Courant, who is with the Huskies on their two-game swing in California, senior point guard Lorin Dixon will not play tonight against Pacific due to a sprained left foot. She sustained the injury during practice Monday. Rich [Read More]
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Ralph Sets Dixon Straight

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UConn women’s basketball assistant coach Shea Ralph has been a straight shooter when it has come to assessing a player’s level of performance. She does not waste time trying to sugarcoat her comments in an effort to create of positive picture publicly. Senior point guard Lorin Dixon is well aware of Ralph’s tact. And just […] [Read More]
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USA Basketball Statement On Taurasi

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There is a possibility that former UConn All-American Diana Taurasi’s eligibility for the 2012 Olympics in London could be in jeopardy following a positive test for a banned substance in Turkey. Here is a statement from Craig Miller, USA Basketball Chief Media/Communications Officer: “At this point we’re aware of the situation and we’re monitoring things […] [Read More]
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Turkish Federation: Taurasi Tested Postive For Modafinil

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The Turkish Federation told The Associated Press today that former UConn All-American Diana Taurasi tested positive for modafinil. The stimulant drug is prescribed to treat sleep disorders that interfere with wakefulness during daylight hours, according to a website with information on the drug. Some of the disorders include narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and sleep […] [Read More]
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Taurasi Tests Positive In Turkey

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Former UConn All-American Diana Taurasi has tested positive for a banned substance while playing in Turkey. Here is the story by Doug Feinberg of The Associated Press: NEW YORK – WNBA standout and former UConn star Diana Taurasi tested positive for a mild stimulant while playing in a pro league in Turkey, her lawyer told […] [Read More]
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CPTV To Air Win No. 1 On Dec. 28

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Just two days after the Huskies set the Division I college basketball record by winning their 89th straight game, CPTV will be taking fans back to where it all started Dec. 28. The network announced today that it will re-air UConn’s 82-71 victory over Georgia Tech at Gampel Pavilion Nov. 16, 2008 at 8 p.m. […] [Read More]
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