UConn Moves To No. 1 In AP Poll

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The Huskies did not break out their foam fingers in the locker room at Stanford Saturday. They did not break into a “We’re No. 1’’ chant either. It was business as usual. Occupying the No. 1 spot in the national polls in December has absolutely no value to UConn. The only time the Huskies want […] [Read More]
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UConn-Notre Dame Game Saturday Is Sold-Out

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The game between UConn and Notre Dame Saturday at Gampel Pavilion is sold-out, the university announced today. Including this match-up, all nine regular-season games between the teams at Gampel Pavilion have been sellouts. The game will be televised nationally on CBS at 4 p.m. The Huskies have lost four of the last five games against […] [Read More]
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Led by Mosqueda-Lewis, The Underclassmen Held Their Own

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The Huskies are poised to take over the top spot in the national polls this week in the aftermath of Saturday’s 61-35 victory at No. 1 Stanford. They have often made so much of what they have accomplished through the first 11 games this season look easy. But keep in mind, though, that UConn features […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Gets Slapped With A Second-Half Technical

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UConn coach Geno Auriemma was hit with his second technical foul of the season with 13:22 remaining in today’s 61-35 win over No. 1 Stanford. He did not seem happy with a no-call on the Huskies’ previous possession when Kelly Faris was apparently fouled on a driving layup. But there was actually much more to […] [Read More]
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No Sign Of Illness As Mosqueda-Lewis Paces Huskies

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis spent some time in the hospital over the Christmas break. She needed to be hooked up with an IV to replenish her fluid level after contracting what UConn coach Geno Auriemma said was the flu or some sort of illness. There was no sign of illness in Mosqueda-Lewis’ play Saturday against No. 1 […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 2 UConn 61, No. 1 Stanford 35

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It was a match-up that was billed as an early season rest for the UConn women’s basketball team. The second-ranked Huskies did not play their best game, but it was a test they passed against No. 1 Stanford. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had 19 points and six rebounds and UConn held the Cardinal to team single-game records […] [Read More]
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Halftime: No. 2 UConn 31, No. 1 Stanford 13

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Breanna Stewart has nine points and four rebounds to lead UConn. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Kelly Faris each have five points. Stefanie Dolson has 11 rebounds. The Huskies used a 24-4 run to take control, holding Stanford scoreless for a stretch of 5:53. Chiney Ogwumike has eight points and seven rebounds for Stanford, but she is […] [Read More]
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Live updates: UConn women at Stanford

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No. 2 UConn women at No. 1 Stanford WHEN: Today, 4 p.m. WHERE: Maples Pavilion, Palo Alto, Calif. (7,329) RECORDS: UConn 10-0, Stanford 11-0 ON THE AIR: ESPNU (Dave O’Brien, Doris Burke and Rebecca Lobo); WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) UP NEXT: Monday at Oregon, 3 p.m. (Pac-12 Network) UCONN Bria Hartley, G, 5-7 Jr.: 18.0p, 4.5r, […] [Read More]
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Tuck Will Play Today At Stanford

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Freshman forward Morgan Tuck will play today at No. 1 Stanford. She missed the last two games with a right knee bone bruise. Rich [Read More]
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Hartley, Ogwumike Have Become “Best Frienemies”

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UConn junior Bria Hartley and Stanford junior Chiney Ogwumike each earned All-America status last season. They each led their team to the Final Four in Denver too. Hartley and Ogwumike have been friends for a number of years dating back to when they first connected on the AAU circuit. But today when the second-ranked Huskies […] [Read More]
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