Monthly Archive for March, 2011

: March, 2011

Moore Named ECAC Player Of The Year

Maya Moore has been named the ECAC Player of the Year. Here is the release sent by UConn SID Pat McKenna … Senior forward Maya Moore has been honored as the Eastern College Athletic Conference Player

Hansmeyer Steps Down At Oklahoma

Former UConn forward Stacy Hansmeyer has stepped down at Oklahoma. Here is the release from the Sooners: After helping the University of Oklahoma to its most successful era of women’s basketball,

Moore Named First Team AP All-American For Fourth Time

Maya Moore’s career at UConn has been reduced to only a few days at best. She will ascend to the next level not only as the most decorated player in team history, but as one of the most decorated in

Huskies To Face Duke With Berth To The Final Four At Stake

It did not take the UConn women’s basketball team long to grasp how different this season was going to be compared to a year ago. Roles were undefined. Senior leadership had been replaced by unproven

Duke Coach Joanne P. McCallie Speaks

Here are some comments from Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie … On the loss to UConn at Gampel Pavilion Jan. 31: “I don’t really have any platitudes today about that,’’ McCallie said. “We got thumped.

Hartley Is Plenty Confident; Huskies Following The Huskies

CONFIDENCE – The roster clearly states that Bria Hartley is a freshman. There are stretches in games where she resembles her class standing, such as in the first half Sunday against No. 22 Georgetown

Moore Shakes Off Shooting Woes; Hayes Provides Leadership

Senior All-American Maya Moore was again having a game to forget offensively against Georgetown Sunday. After being held to six points on 2-of-12 shooting by the Hoyas in the Big East tournament March

Dixon Came Up Big In Second Half For Huskies

UConn senior point guard Lorin Dixon did not want her career to end in the NCAA regional semifinals today. Being part of three teams that have reached the Final Four, including back-to-back undefeated

Huskies Show Plenty Of Fight In Advancing To The Elite Eight

The UConn women’s basketball team never stopped fighting. No matter how many missed shots, no matter how many turnovers the Huskies committed they managed to remain calm. Georgetown tried hard to

Mosqueda-Lewis Leads Mater Dei To Another State Title

UConn-bound recruit Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had 33 points and made four 3-pointers to lead Mater Dei to a 59-47 win over Berkeley in the California Interscholastic Federation state final Saturday. The