Monthly Archive for May, 2011

: May, 2011

Reimer Named To U-16 Team

UConn Class of 2013 recruiting target Taya Reimer, a 6-foot-3 forward from Fishers, Ind., was among the 12 players selected to the U.S. U-16 National Team today, USA Basketball announced. The team was
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Moore A Finalist For BET Award

Former UConn All-American Maya Moore has been named one of five finalists for Sportswoman of the Year at the 2011 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. She is joined by tennis stars Venus and
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3-Point Line Moved Back As Rules Changes Are Approved

The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel agreed this week to move the women’s 3-point line back to 20 feet, 9 inches. A no-charge arc will also be placed in the lane and intentional and flagrant fouls
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U-19 Finalists Speak To USA Basketball

Here are today’s comments made by U.S. U-19 finalists Stefanie Dolson, Bria Hartley, Mo Jefferson Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Breanna Stewart, Morgan Tuck and Diamond DeShields … Stefanie Dolson You’ve
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Hartley, Dolson, Mosqueda-Lewis Head List Of U-19 Finalists

UConn starters Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson, incoming freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Class of 2012 commits Breanna Stewart, Mo Jefferson and Morgan Tuck are among the 15 finalists for the
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Geno Talks APR

The Huskies received a perfect Academic Progress Rate (APR) of 1,000 in 2009-10. And their four-year average APR was 990, which was above both the Division I average for women’s basketball (968) and
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It’s Official: UConn/Texas A&M in Jimmy V; Moore’s Lynx Debut

It’s finally official: The Huskies will host national champion Texas A&M in the Jimmy V Classic at Gampel Pavilion Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. The game will air on ESPN2. “It’s an honor to be in the Jimmy V
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Age Is Just A Number For DeShields

Diamond DeShields has heard the naysayers taking their shots at her. They have said that Norcross (Ga.) High lost because she is immature. They have said that she is young and she has to grow up a
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Huskies Score High In APR

The UConn women’s basketball team received a perfect Academic Progress Rate (APR) of 1,000 in 2009-10. The Huskies four-year average APR was 990, which was above both the Division I average for
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Success As A Freshman Leaves Dolson Looking For More

Prior to the start of last season UConn associate head coach Chris Dailey believed that freshman Stefanie Dolson needed to be successful if the Huskies were going to be successful as a team. Once the
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