Emotional Pregame Ceremony Honors Sandy Hook Victims

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UConn coach Geno Auriemma has coached in more than 1,000 games during his career as an assistant coach at Virginia and the head coach at UConn. He has been a part of countless pregame ceremonies over the years. Very few, if any, packed the emotional punch as the one that took place at Chase Family […] [Read More]
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Jefferson Under The Weather; Elliott Paces Hawks

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Freshman Moriah Jefferson played just three first-half minutes, matching her season-low, at Hartford today. She left the bench in the second half for a period of time before later returning. UConn coach Geno Auriemma said that Jefferson has been ill for the past couple of days. “She’s struggling a little bit,’’ Auriemma said. “She’s not […] [Read More]
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Tuck Making Progress For Huskies; Stokes Still Has A Way To Go

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Freshman Morgan Tuck missed her second straight game today at Hartford with a right knee bone bruise. UConn coach Geno Auriemma said that she has no recollection of how the injury occurred. The hope is that Tuck, who is averaging 8.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 16.4 minutes in eight games this season, will be able […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 2 UConn 102, Hartford 45

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It had been more than 20 years since the UConn women’s basketball team had played an in-state road game. The site had no bearing on the final outcome as the second-ranked Huskies continued to roll. Freshman Breanna Stewart had a season-high 27 points, seven rebounds, two blocks and two steals to lead UConn a 102-45 […] [Read More]
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Halftime: No. 2 UConn 51, Hartford 15

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Kelly Faris (13), Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis (11) and Breanna Stewart (11) and Bria Hartley (10) combined to score 45 points for the Huskies. UConn, which shot 63.3 percent from the field in the half, held Hartford scoreless for a stretch of 5:18 at one point and without a field goal for 9:06. The Hawks shot 31.3 percent […] [Read More]
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Winning Streak Over Ekmark, St. Mary’s

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UConn-bound recruit Courtney Ekmark scored 15 points at the Nike Tournament of Champions Friday, but it wasn’t enough to keep St. Mary’s unbeaten. Mater Dei earned a 57-54 win in the Division E semifinals. The loss snapped St. Mary’s 49-game winning streak. Rich [Read More]
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