Monthly Archive for August, 2011

: August, 2011

Here It Is … UConn’s 2011-12 Schedule

Below is the 2011-12 UConn women’s basketball schedule … Nov. 3 vs. Assumption (exhibition) at Gampel Pavilion, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 vs. Pace (exhibition) at XL Center, 7 p.m. Nov. 13 vs. Holy Cross at
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Huskies To Make Four Appearances On Big Monday

UConn has been a top drawn nationally for years under head coach Geno Auriemma. ESPN provided further proof Wednesday when it was announced that the Huskies will make a nation’s-best four appearances
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Hayes Leads Huskies To Another Rout in Italy

The Huskies defeated the combination of the TDT Slammers (Germany) and Castellanza Select 116-33 today in their fourth and final game of their 10-day trip to Italy. Here’s the release sent by UConn
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Cynthia Russell Balaber Shares Her Story Of Dealing With Dementia

In light of Tennessee coach Pat Summitt being diagnosed with early onset dementia, I received an uplifting note from a reader. I thought it should be shared with all of you. Here it is in its entirety
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Moore A Finalist For NCAA Woman Of The Year Award

Former UConn four-time All-American Maya Moore has been named one of 30 finalists for the 2011 NCAA Woman of the Year award, it was announced today. The finalists were chosen by a selection committee
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Kara Lawson Comments On The News Regarding Pat Summitt

Here are the thoughts of Connecticut Sun guard and former Tennessee All-American Kara Lawson on Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt … “Coach Summitt has an incredible passion for basketball and an incredible
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Geno, Lobo Express Their Feelings Regarding Summitt’s Diagnosis

The news that Tennessee coach Pat Summitt has been diagnosed with dementia has been met with sadness and shock by UConn coach Geno Auriemma and former UConn All-American Rebecca Lobo. They both took
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Hayes, Dolson, Hartley Named To Wade Watch List

UConn senior Tiffany Hayes and sophomores Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley have been named to the 25-member Preseason Wade Watch list, it was announced today by the Women’s Basketball Coaches
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Mosqueda-Lewis Leads Huskies In Rout Of TDT Slammers

The Huskies defeated the TDT Slammers (Germany) 112-36 today in the third of their four games during their 10-day trip to Italy. Here’s the release sent by UConn SID Pat McKenna … FLORENCE – Freshman
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Auriemma Comments On Hathaway’s Departure

Jeff Hathaway is one of the few UConn administrators that has been around long enough to witness the mercurial rise of the school’s women’s basketball program under Geno Auriemma. Hathaway first
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