Monthly Archive for October, 2012

: October, 2012

Fiske To Handle Color Commentary Duties For WTIC

It took the folks at WTIC-AM 1080 some time this off-season, but the seat next to long-time play-by-announcer Bob Joyce has finally been filled. The network has hired former UConn guard Debbie (Baer)

Hartley Making Progress In Her Quest To Return To Action

According to team athletic trainer Rosemary Ragle, junior All-American Bria Hartley was cleared today to begin progressing back into practice. She was able to perform some drills on the side at Gampel

Huskies Ranked No. 2 In USA Today/ESPN Coaches’ Poll

The Huskies are ranked No. 2 in the preseason USA Today/ESPN Top 25 women’s basketball coaches’ poll as expected. Baylor, as it was in the AP poll, was the unanimous No. 1 pick. Duke, Stanford and

Griner, Delle Donne, Diggins Headline AP All-America Team

Baylor senior center Brittney Griner, a unanimous pick, headlined The Associated Press women’s basketball preseason All-America team, it was announced today. Griner was joined by Notre Dame senior

Unselfish Jefferson Ready To Provide A Lift For Huskies

The challenge is daunting for freshmen when practice begins in earnest in mid-October. By then, they have heard about the level of expectation that UConn coach Geno Auriemma places on his players

Huskies Open At No. 2 In AP Preseason Poll

UConn coach Geno Auriemma has been in this situation more than once when the nation was wondering what it would take to beat the Huskies during a particular season. Teams are now asking the same

An Off-Season Of Reflection Has Doty Ready To Go For Huskies

Caroline Doty fell prey to her own sense of ultra competitiveness last season. Doty was not fazed that she was coming off of a third tear of the anterior cruciate ligament in her left knee that cost

Auriemma Again Has Much To Say About Changing The Game

Geno Auriemma certainly did create quite a national stir this week when he spoke about making changes to the game of women’s basketball, such as lowering the rim. He was at it again after practice

Hartley Given Cortisone Shot In Sprained Left Ankle

Junior All-American Bria Hartley was hopeful that she would have been able to return to practice Monday. Once she got on the treadmill last Sunday, though, she knew that was not going to be the case.

Hardwick’s Attorney Amends Complaint Against Auriemma

The attorney for Kelley Hardwick amended the lawsuit Wednesday against UConn coach Geno Auriemma, USA Basketball and the NBA. The suit, which was filed in State Supreme Court in Manhattan in June,