Chong Scores 29 As Ossining Rolls Into Title Game

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UConn-bound recruit Saniya Chong scored 29 points today to lead top-seeded Ossining to a 100-57 victory over fourth-seeded Ursuline in the New York Section I Class AA semifinals. Andra Espinoza-Hunter, an eighth-grader who attended the UConn-Baylor game at the XL Center with Chong Feb. 18, had 21 points. Ossining led 38-7 at the end of […] [Read More]
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UConn Would Hold Advantage Over Notre Dame In Event Of A Tie

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Let’s start with IF UConn defeats South Florida Saturday and IF No. 2 Notre Dame defeats Providence Saturday … Not only could the Huskies earn a share of their 20th Big East regular season championship with a win over the Irish at Purcell Pavilion Monday night, but they could also earn the No. 1 seed […] [Read More]
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Faris, Dolson, Hartley, Mosqueda-Lewis Make Naismith List

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Senior Kelly Faris, juniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley and sophomore Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis are among 30 candidates for the Naismith Women’s College Player of the Year award, it was announced today by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. The players were selected by the Atlanta Tipoff Club Board of Selectors based on player performance this season. No […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Happy To Share The Spotlight

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The moment was one to remember for UConn head coach Geno Auriemma last night at the XL Center. Seeing associate head coach Chris Dailey, assistant coaches Marisa Moseley and Shea Ralph and film coordinator Keith Anderson receive their commemorative rings for their involvement in the U.S. Olympic team’s gold medal run last summer in London […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Goes The Distance For First Time; Stokes DNP

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Morgan Tuck and Caroline Doty were both experiencing discomfort tonight against Pittsburgh. UConn coach Geno Auriemma did not play Kiah Stokes at all. So someone had to log more minutes than usual in a 76-36 win at the XL Center. That person was Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, who played 40 minutes for the first time in 65 […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 3 UConn 76, Pittsburgh 36

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The time to win championships is drawing near for the UConn women’s basketball team. The Huskies proved Tuesday that they still have some work to do. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had 19 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to lead the Huskies to a lackluster 76-36 victory over Pittsburgh before 9,428 at the XL Center in their […] [Read More]
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Halftime: No. 3 UConn 37, Pittsburgh 13

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis has nine points and six rebounds to lead the Huskies. Kelly Faris has seven points, seven rebounds and four steals. UConn opened the game by missing seven of its first eight shots. But the Huskies capitalized on the inability of Pittsburgh to get anything going offensively and finished the half with a 30-5 […] [Read More]
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Gameday and updates: Pittsburgh at UConn

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WHEN: Tonight, 7 WHERE: XL Center, Hartford (16,294) RECORDS: Pittsburgh 9-17 (0-13 Big East), UConn 25-2 (12-1) ON THE AIR: SNY (Andrew Catalon and Meghan Culmo); WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) UP NEXT: Saturday at South Florida, noon (SNY) PITTSBURGH Asia Logan, G, 6-0 Jr.: 21p, career-high 16r vs. Georgetown Brianna Kiesel, G, […] [Read More]
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Faris, Dolson, Mosqueda-Lewis Named To Drysdale Award List

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UConn senior Kelly Faris, junior Stefanie Dolson and sophomore Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis are among 20 players named to the Midseason Watch List for the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award (national Player of the Year), the U.S. Basketball Writers Association announced today. The award will be presented at the USBWA women’s awards press conference at New Orleans Arena […] [Read More]
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Auriemma And His Staff To Receive Olympic Rings Tonight

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The culmination of all of the hard work that UConn coach Geno Auriemma, associate head coach Chris Dailey, assistant coaches Marisa Moseley and Shea Ralph and film coordinator Keith Anderson put in to make the London Olympics a success last summer for the U.S. Women’s National Team will be realized tonight at the XL Center. […] [Read More]
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