Q & A With Moore And The Lynx Friday

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Here’s your chance to chat with Maya Moore in real-time during Minnesota Lynx Media Day Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST. The Lynx have made the event extremely fan friendly. Fans can visit the Lynx website and submit questions via CoverItLive, Twitter or Facebook and then watch the players directly answer these questions. Rich [Read More]
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Cash To Receive Honorary Degree

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Former UConn All-American and U.S. Olympic gold medalist Swin Cash will receive an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree from Washington & Jefferson College during its commencement ceremony May 21, it was announced today. The release tabbed Cash, who is currently a member of the Seattle Storm in the WNBA, a “professional basketball player, entrepreneur […] [Read More]
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Moore Makes History Again; Sign By Team Jordan

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It did not take long to realize that there was something special about Maya Moore. She made history during her freshman season at UConn by being the first player – male or female – to be named the Big East Player of the Year. She would become the only three-time Wade Trophy recipient, a four-time […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Honored; Little To A&M

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Another national Player of the Year award was recently announced. Again the choice was UConn incoming freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, a 6-foot wing from Anaheim, Calif. This time Mosqueda-Lewis was honored by MaxPreps. She has also been recognized by Naismith, the WBCA, Gatorade and Parade Magazine. Mosqueda-Lewis averaged 22.0 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.6 […] [Read More]
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Huskies To Face Tough Non-Conference Schedule In 2011-12

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The Huskies were rated No. 1 in RPI and No. 3 in Strength of Schedule last season by CollegeRPI.com. With the schedule they will face next season, the numbers are again expected to be at or near the top. UConn’s 14-game non-conference schedule is highlighted by home games against Stanford Nov. 21, Texas A&M in […] [Read More]
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Huskies, Stags To Meet In December

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The match-up was one that Fairfield women’s basketball coach Joe Frager had been seeking to establish for the last couple of years. The logistics are now all but finalized for both the Stags and UConn with regards to the 2011-12 season. Fairfield will meet the Huskies either Dec. 28 or 29. The exact site — […] [Read More]
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Jefferson Gives UConn Incredible 1-2 Punch In Class of 2012

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Moriah Jefferson has no idea why she chose Thursday as the day to end the recruiting process. She has known for some time where she wanted to play college basketball. But now that the process is complete she is relieved. Jefferson, a 5-foot-7 junior point guard from Glenn Heights, Texas, gave an oral commitment to […] [Read More]
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Jefferson Commits to UConn

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Moriah Jefferson, a 5-foot-7 junior point guard from Glenn Heights, Texas, gave an oral commitment to play for UConn today. She said Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma’s response was “Oh my God. Oh my God. Oh my God.” Jefferson is regarded as the No. 2 player in the Class of 2012. Much more to follow … […] [Read More]
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Doty Does It Again … Second Trick Shot Video Has Been Launched

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UConn guard Caroline Doty is at it again. Her second trick shot video – “Rise and Fire Part II’’ – is now on-line. It features shots made off the wall, off the bounce and from long distance at Gampel Pavilion, the UConn Rec Center and on the road at Rutgers, Providence, Georgetown and in Indianapolis […] [Read More]
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Hartley, Dolson to Compete at U-19 Trials; Mosqueda-Lewis, Stokes Too

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Current UConn freshmen Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson and rising freshmen Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Kiah Stokes are among 35 players that have accepted invitations to participate in the USA Basketball U-19 World Championship Team Trials May 22-25 in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA Basketball announced today. The U-19 World Championship team is coached by Hartford coach […] [Read More]
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