Hartley, Mosqueda-Lewis Named To Midseason Naismith List

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UConn sophomore Bria Hartley and freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis are among 32 players named to the Naismith Trophy midseason list, it was announced today by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. The list was compiled by the Atlanta Tipoff Club’s Board of Selectors based on player performances this season. Hartley is averaging career-highs of 13.7 points, 4.1 rebounds, […] [Read More]
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Bruszewski Defends Herself Concerning Locker Room Comment

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It was reported Monday night that former Notre Dame post player Becca Bruszewski took a verbal shot at the Huskies in the moments following Notre Dame’s 72-63 win in the NCAA national semifinals in Indianapolis last April 3. A source said that Bruszewski poked her head in the UConn locker room and said, `Sucks for […] [Read More]
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Huskies Show No Fight In Loss To Notre Dame

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The Huskies killed themselves with turnovers. Again. They killed themselves by failing to box out. Again. And they killed any chance of sharing the Big East regular season championship by failing to fight back in the face of adversity with the outcome hanging in the balance. Notre Dame went right at UConn in the second […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Named BE Freshman Of The Week for the 8th Time

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis was named the Big East Freshman of the Week for the eighth time this season today. She is  second all-time in conference history with regards to this award. Former UConn All-American Maya Moore was honored 10 times in 2007-08. “Special. She’d be my vote for Freshman of the Year,’’ Marquette coach Terri Mitchell […] [Read More]
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Big East Tournament Single-Session Tickets On Sale Today

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Single-session tickets for the Big East tournament will go on sale today at 10 a.m. It will be held at the XL Center Friday through March 6. Here are the prices for session tickets: Friday Session 1 (First round afternoon doubleheader)…………… $20 Session 2 (First round evening doubleheader)……………… $20 Saturday Session 3 (Second round afternoon […] [Read More]
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Big East Tournament Schedule

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2012 Big East Women’s Basketball Tournament Friday First round (BE.tv) Game 1 Noon No. 12 Syracuse vs. No. 13 Providence Game 2 2 p.m. No. 9 USF vs. No. 16 Pittsburgh Game 3 6 p.m. No. 10 Villanova vs. No. 15 Seton Hall Game 4 8 p.m. No. 11 Cincinnati vs. No. 14 Marquette Saturday […] [Read More]
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Comment By Bruszewski Fuels Fire Between UConn/Notre Dame

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Some of you might have heard Geno Auriemma say during his show on CPTV Saturday that there is some bad blood existing between UConn and Notre Dame stemming from an incident that occurred following Notre Dame’s 72-63 win in the NCAA national semifinals in Indianapolis last April 3. Here’s the reason … According to a […] [Read More]
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Huskies To Showcase Nike Hyper Platinum Elite Uniforms Tonight

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The fourth-ranked Huskies will be unveiling their new Nike Hyper Platinum Elite uniforms tonight when they host No. 3 Notre Dame in a showdown for a share of the Big East regular season championship at the XL Center (9; ESPN2). Nike produced these uniforms for all of the men’s and women’s basketball teams that won […] [Read More]
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Huskies Look For Share Of Big East Title in Rematch With Irish

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This season has not gone according to plan for the UConn women’s basketball team. The fourth-ranked Huskies have suffered more Big East losses in the last seven weeks than they had over the previous five seasons (two) and they have more than two losses overall for the first time since the 2006-07 season. That’s how […] [Read More]
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Dolson, Stokes Non-Factors At Marquette

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Stefanie Dolson has been as inconsistent as they come this season. But she bottomed out in Saturday’s 85-45 win at Marquette. She played a career-low six minutes, finishing with two points, one rebound, one assist, one block and one turnover. Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma first removed Dolson from the game with 14:46 left in the […] [Read More]
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