Tuck, Jefferson Come Up Big For Huskies

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The contributions of freshmen Morgan Tuck and Moriah Jefferson in today’s win at Rutgers could not have come a better time for the Huskies. Not only did they combine for 25 points and 10 rebounds in 56 minutes, but they took significant strides toward proving that they can produce off the bench on a regular […] [Read More]
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Auriemma: Hartley Sat Out The Final 35:34 Due To Illness

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All-American Bria Hartley was enjoying her best stretch this season. She was averaging 16.7 points (17-of-28 FG), 6.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists over the last three games. Hartley seemed poised to extend her run of good fortune today at Rutgers. It never happened as she played just four minutes, 26 seconds. The only statistic next […] [Read More]
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Final: No. 3 UConn 65, Rutgers 45

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It was hardly the efficient, well-played tune-up the UConn women’s basketball team was looking for heading into a showdown with No. 1 Baylor. But a win is still a win, and the third-ranked Huskies will take it on the road.  Freshman Morgan Tuck had 15 points and five rebounds today to lead UConn to a […] [Read More]
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Halftime: No. 3 UConn 33, Rutgers 27

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Stefanie Dolson and Morgan Tuck each have eight points to lead the Huskies, who shot 44.8 percent from the field in the half. Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma benched starters Caroline Doty, Kelly Faris, Bria Hartley and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis with 15:34 left in the half. UConn was trailing 8-4 and was 2-of-6 from the field. Doty […] [Read More]
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Gameday and live updates: UConn women at Rutgers

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WHEN: Today, 4 p.m. WHERE: Rutgers Athletic Center, Piscataway, N.J. (8,000) RECORDS: UConn 23-1, 10-1 Big East; Rutgers 14-9 (5-5) ON THE AIR: SNY (Gary Apple and Meghan Culmo); WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske) UP NEXT: Monday vs. No. 1 Baylor at XL Center, 9 p.m. (ESPN2) UCONN Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, F, 6-0 Soph.: […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Has Dominated Match-Ups Of Hall Of Fame Coaches

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UConn coach Geno Auriemma and Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer will square off today in a battle of Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductees. Auriemma was in 2006. Stringer was inducted in 2009. Auriemma has dominated the match-ups against fellow Naismith Hall of Fame coaches throughout his career, posting a combined 65-27 (.707) record. […] [Read More]
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