Monthly Archive for February, 2011

: February, 2011

Dolson Has Career-High Four Steals; Crowd Loves Texas Tech

The progress UConn freshman center Stefanie Dolson has made offensively over the last few weeks has been impressive. She entered today’s game against No. 8 Notre Dame having reached double figures in

Huskies Get Defensive In Practice

The Huskies spent more than an hour today in practice working on their half court defense. It was their halfcourt defense that was a problem in the first meeting against No. 8 Notre Dame. The Irish

Howard On Campus Right Now

UConn 2012 target Malina Howard, a 6-foot-5 post player from Twinsburg, Ohio, is currently on campus on an unofficial visit. She will be in attendance at Saturday’s game against No. 8 Notre Dame at

Novosel Having Breakout Season For Irish; Book Signing

Natalie Novosel had listened to Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw tell her what she needed to work on and what she expected from her the following season before during her career with the Irish. Novosel,

Mosqueda-Lewis A Finalist for Naismith Award

UConn-bound recruit Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, a 6-foot wing from Anaheim, Calif., is one of five finalists for the Naismith High School National Player of the Year award, The Atlanta Tipoff Club

Live Chat Thursday At Noon

UConn women’s basketball live chat, Thursday at noon

Suspension Lifted, Taurasi Talks With AP

Diana Taurasi spoke with The Associated Press today about the Turkish Basketball Federation lifting her provisional suspension. She is now clear to compete at all levels, including the 2012 Olympics

Taurasi’s Suspension Lifted, Geno Comments

The Associated Press reported today that the Turkish basketball federation lifted the provisional doping suspension it had placed on former UConn All-American and two-time U.S. Olympic gold medalist

Huskies Crush Sooners On Another Stunning Night For Moore

No. 2 UConn 86, No. 14 Oklahoma 45 TURNING POINT – The Huskies scored the first six points of the game over the first three minutes. That was all it took for Oklahoma crumble. The Sooners missed their

Dolson Again Honored By Big East

Stefanie Dolson was named the Big East Freshman of the Week for the second time in as many weeks today. She averaged 15.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks and also shot 72.2 percent from the field