Monthly Archive for January, 2011

: January, 2011

Recruiting Update: Huskies Involved with McDaniel

According to a recruiting source, Xylina McDaniel, a 6-foot-1 junior forward from Blythewood, S.C., is a target on UConn’s radar. She is the daughter of former long-time NBA player Xavier McDaniel,

Auriemma Has His Eye On Jasmine Thomas

The way Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma talked about her Sunday afternoon one would have thought that she was one of his players – past or present – or a recruit that had already signed a national Letter

Auriemma Likes Duke, Keeps Game In Perspective

Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma had high praise Sunday for third-ranked Duke. And why not. The Blue Devils (20-0) will invade what is expected to be a sold-out Gampel Pavilion Monday night as the

Hartley Misses Practice Time To Rest Foot

Freshman point guard Bria Hartley spent the majority of practice Sunday standing on the sideline due to a nagging injury to her right foot. It was just a precautionary measure as she continues to work

Hayes Realizing Her Role For Huskies

Tiffany Hayes lived comfortably in the backdrop of All-Americans and talented upperclassmen during her first two seasons at UConn. She did not have to provide the Huskies with a steady flow of

About 600 Tickets Left For Monday’s Game Vs. Duke

There are approximately 600 tickets remaining for Monday’s showdown with unbeaten and third-ranked Duke at Gampel Pavilion (7 p.m). Fans can purchase tickets on-line or by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

Live Chat Friday At Noon

UConn women’s basketball live chat, Friday at noon

Huskies Stay The Course, Defeat Rutgers

No. 2 UConn 63, Rutgers 44 TURNING POINT – The Huskies led 25-22 at halftime. It was their lowest scoring half this season. They shot 28.1 percent from the field (2-of-9 3-pointers) and committed

Doty Progressing As Normal In Her Rehab

Caroline Doty was extremely happy this week with the finished product of her “Rise and Fire’’ trick shot video. It has been a hit on YouTube, soaring to 59,494 views as of this morning. It was posted

Chat Changed

My live chat this week will be held Friday from noon to 1 p.m. Rich