Mosqueda-Lewis Fully Cleared To Play

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Sophomore Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis has been fully cleared to play. She is currently practicing with the second-ranked Huskies at Gampel Pavilion as they prepare to face No. 11 Maryland in the Jimmy V Classic Monday at the XL Center. Mosqueda-Lewis missed the first game of her career Wednesday against Colgate due to the concussion she suffered […] [Read More]
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Jimmy V Classic Carries Special Meaning For Frese

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UConn will be making its second straight appearance – fifth overall – in the Jimmy V Classic Monday when it hosts No. 11 Maryland at the XL Center. The charitable event, which helps heighten cancer awareness in honor of the late North Carolina State men’s basketball head coach Jim Valvano, is now in its 11th […] [Read More]
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Maryland Moving Forward After Losing Mincy To Torn ACL

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Maryland lost a second starting guard to a season-ending knee injury Thursday when it was confirmed that junior Laurin Mincy tore the anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee. She suffered the injury with 15:11 remaining in the Terrapins’ 90-71 win at No. 21 Nebraska Wednesday. Mincy, who tore the ACL in her left knee […] [Read More]
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Maryland Loses Mincy To Torn ACL

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Maryland junior guard Laurin Mincy will miss the rest of the season due to a torn anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee, the university announced today. She sustained the injury early in the second half of Wednesday’s 90-71 win at No. 21 Nebraska. Mincy, who tore the ACL in her left knee and missed […] [Read More]
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Banks Making A Difference For The Huskies

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Brianna Banks is a different player this season for the second-ranked Huskies. The tentativeness that plagued her last season has been replaced by a willingness to take the ball to the basket or step up and launch a 3-pointer with confidence. UConn coach Geno Auriemma has long said that the progress that a player makes […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Hopeful Mosqueda-Lewis Will Return Vs. Maryland

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis missed the first game of her career tonight. She is still dealing with the effects of a concussion she sustained with 2:08 remaining in Saturday’s win over No. 14 Purdue at the Paradise Jam. Geno Auriemma is hopeful that Mosqueda-Lewis will be able to play Monday when the Huskies face No. 11 Maryland […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Thrilled With New Two-Year Deal With Stanford

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UConn and Stanford have agreed on a two-year extension through the 2014-15 season. The teams will open next season in Connecticut on Nov. 10, 2013. Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma could not be happier about the extension. “I always thought we’d play them for as long as they wanted to play,’’ Auriemma said. “They’re one of […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Talks UConn And Realignment

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Geno Auriemma did not go off on an obscenity-laced tirade when he was asked about UConn being passed over by the ACC in favor of Louisville Wednesday. As a matter of fact, he did not even raise his voice. Auriemma took a very diplomatic in his assessment of where UConn currently rests in the world of college […] [Read More]
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Final: UConn 101, Colgate 41

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  The UConn women’s basketball team has received production from numerous players this season. That did not change tonight against Colgate. Brianna Banks led four players in double figures with a career-high 20 points, three rebounds, five assists and four steals as the second-ranked Huskies rolled to a 101-41 win before 7,934 at the XL Center. Stefanie […] [Read More]
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UConn, Stanford Extend Series Another Two Years

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UConn and Stanford have agreed to extend the series two years through the 2014-15 season. The teams will open the 2013-14 season in Connecticut next Nov. 10. Rich [Read More]
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