Tuck Again Sidelined By Sore Knee

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Freshman Morgan Tuck missed her fourth game of the season due to a bone bruise in her right knee. “I intended on playing her,’’ UConn coach Geno Auriemma said. “But she said she felt something funny during warm-ups and (team athletic trainer) Rosemary (Ragle) said it’s best if we just don’t. But I had every […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 3 UConn 94, Marquette 37

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Marquette coach Terri Mitchell called two timeouts in the first six minutes, 10 seconds Tuesday. She was trying desperately to slow UConn’s high-octane offense. It did not work. The third-ranked Huskies put on a magnificent first half display in rolling to a 94-37 victory before 6,430 at Gampel Pavilion. UConn opened with a 42-8 run, […] [Read More]
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Halftime: No. 3 UConn 62, Marquette 17

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis has 19 points (7-of-7 FG; 5-of-5 3-pointers), four rebounds, three assists and two steals to lead the Huskies. Caroline Doty, Bria Hartley and Kelly Faris each have nine points. Stefanie Dolson and Breanna Stewart have eight points. The Huskies had runs of 19-0 and 20-0 in the half. They shot 62.9 percent from […] [Read More]
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UConn/Baylor Fans Square Off To Fight Cancer

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Heading up to UConn’s showdown with No. 1 Baylor at the XL Center Feb. 18, the fan bases of the Huskies and the Lady Bears have been entered into a competition to see which group can raise the most money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund. UConn can text HUSKIES to 85944 to donate $10, […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Hopes Stokes Builds Off Of First Career Start

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UConn coach Geno Auriemma gave sophomore center Kiah Stokes yet another chance to prove herself Saturday at St. John’s. She was awarded her first career start after he learned that Stefanie Dolson could not play due to illness. Stokes’ day did not start as she hoped it would as committed two turnovers in the first […] [Read More]
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Gameday and updates: Marquette at UConn

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WHEN: Tonight, 7. WHERE: Gampel Pavilion, Storrs (10,167) RECORDS: Marquette 11-10 (3-5 Big East), UConn 20-1 (7-1) ON THE AIR: SNY (Andrew Catalon and Meghan Culmo); WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) UP NEXT: Sunday vs. DePaul at Gampel Pavilion, 3:30 p.m. (ESPNU) MARQUETTE Katherine Plouffe, F, 6-3 Jr.: 14.2p, 9.3r, 3.3a last six […] [Read More]
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Chong Named To WBCA All-America Team

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UConn-bound recruit Saniya Chong, a 5-foot-9 guard from Ossining, N.Y., has been selected as one of the 20 participants that will compete in the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) High School All-America Game, the WBCA announced today. The 22nd annual High School All-America Game will be held at New Orleans Arena, which is the site […] [Read More]
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Huskies Have Reached 20 Wins For 20th Straight Year

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The Huskies have won seven national championships. They reached the Final Four in an NCAA record-tying five straight seasons and 13 times overall. They have also won at least 30 games in seven straight seasons and in 17 of the last 19 overall. In considering all of this success, it is easy to overlook some […] [Read More]
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