Lacking a True Superstar, Team Approach Has Worked For Huskies

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The players are some of the best that have ever played the game of women’s basketball. Maya Moore. Tina Charles. Renee Montgomery. Diana Taurasi. Sue Bird. Jennifer Rizzotti. Kara Wolters. And Rebecca Lobo. The UConn women’s basketball team has rolled into the Final Four at one point or another with one or more of these […] [Read More]
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Hartley Named To WCBA All-American Team

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UConn sophomore Bria Hartley had no idea that she would be named an All-American this season. She felt that she had her moments when she has played like one of the best players in the country, but she is far too humble to get caught up in any talk of individual awards. Hartley, a 5-foot-7 […] [Read More]
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Auriemma, Summitt Shared A Moment Together At Pepsi Center

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It has become clear that the feud that once existed between UConn coach Geno Auriemma and Tennessee coach Pat Summitt is rapidly subsiding. The two spent some time together on the court at the Pepsi Center today during the Huskies’ open practice. “We just kind of talked little bit about her foundation and what (Big […] [Read More]
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Five Former Huskies Highlight U.S. Olympic Roster

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The top priority this weekend for UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma is to help guide the Huskies to an NCAA record-tying eighth national championship. However, at the Denver Convention Center Friday, he got a glimpse at the future as well. Auriemma, who will soon turn his full attention to his duties as the 2012 […] [Read More]
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Collective Change After Loss To ND Has Huskies Back In Four Four

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Kelly Faris hoped that losses to Baylor in December and Notre Dame in early January would be enough to trigger a change within the UConn women’s basketball team. They lost leads in the second half of each game, choosing to retreat in the face of a run by the opposition rather than countering and attacking. […] [Read More]
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ESPN’s Peck, Lobo, Lawson And Burke Weigh In On The Final Four

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Here the thoughts of ESPN women’s basketball analysts Carolyn Peck, Rebecca Lobo, Kara Lawson and Doris Burke on the Final Four … ESPN Studio Analyst Carolyn Peck National Champion: Baylor Reason for Baylor Winning National Title: The team has an ideal combination of a dominant center and a strong and assertive point guard. They can […] [Read More]
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Mulkey Diagnosed With Bell’s Palsy

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Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey has been diagnosed with Bell’s palsy, university officials announced today. Mulkey will lead the top-rated and undefeated Lady Bears (38-0) against Stanford (35-1) in the NCAA national semifinals Sunday at the Pepsi Center in Denver at about 8:30 p.m. UConn (33-4) and Notre Dame (34-3) will meet in the first […] [Read More]
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Tuck, Jefferson, Stewart Fare Well At McDonald’s Game

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UConn commits Morgan Tuck and Moriah Jefferson had 18 and 10 points, respectively, to lead the West team at the McDonald’s All-American game Wednesday in Chicago. The East won the game 79-78. Future UConn teammate Breanna Stewart had nine points for the East. All three players will compete in the WBCA All-America game at the […] [Read More]
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Limited Tickets Remain For UConn’s Trip To Denver

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There are a limited number of tickets remaining for UConn’s trip to the Final Four in Denver. Fans can purchase tickets by calling the UConn Athletic Ticket Office at 1-877-AT-UCONN beginning Thursday at 9 a.m. The Huskies will meet Notre Dame in the national semifinals Sunday night at the Pepsi Center (6:30 p.m.). Rich [Read More]
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Hayes Comes Up Big In Big Spot To Lead Huskies To Final Four

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UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma did not like the vibe he was receiving from senior Tiffany Hayes during practice Monday. He felt as though she was being too nonchalant about facing second-seeded Kentucky in the Kingston regional final Tuesday. It seemed as if she believed that the top-seeded Huskies had already gained their spot […] [Read More]
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