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Author: Rich Elliott

Ryan To Step Down At Virginia; Gave Geno A Chance In 1981

Long-time Virginia coach Debbie Ryan will step down at the end of this season, the university announced today. The Cavaliers are currently 16-15, losing to Wake Forest in the first round of the ACC

Dolson, Hartley Are Stepping Up At The Right Time

Freshmen Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley entered the UConn women’s basketball program this year with plenty of potential. They were both high school All-Americans. They both put up gaudy numbers for

Live Chat Thursday At Noon

UConn women’s basketball live chat, Thursday at noon

Pep Rally For Geno’s Reading Team Saturday At Gampel

The Huskies have invited all of the participants of “Geno’s Reading Team,’’ an incentive program designed to promote reading by elementary school students, to Gampel Pavilion for a pep rally Saturday

UConn, Notre Dame Draw Big Ratings

Tuesday’s Big East tournament final between No. 1 UConn and No. 10 Notre Dame was the highest rated tournament game in the Hartford market in five years, according to ESPN. The game drew a 13.2 meter

Dolson Plays Big Role As Huskies Win Fourth Straight Title

A look back at Tuesday’s UConn-Notre Dame game: No. 1 UConn 73, No. 10 Notre Dame 64 TURNING POINT – The Huskies were hardly at their best in the first half. They committed 10 turnovers, were called

Mosqueda-Lewis Wins Naismith Award

UConn-bound recruit Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, a 6-foot-0 wing from Anaheim, Calif., has been named the Naismith High School Player of the Year. She was also named the WBCA National Player of the Year

Stringer Frustrated In Defeat

Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer did not hold back during her postgame comments Monday night … “Big-time players show up for big-time games, and we didn’t show up,’’ Stringer said. “We didn’t

Huskies Score A 92 Vs. Rutgers; Dixon And Fatigue Too

The Huskies had a stunning 23 assists on 25 field goals in Monday’s 75-51 win over Rutgers in the Big East tournament semifinals. That’s an assist on 92 percent of the field goals. It was the 10th

Stokes Is Iowa’s Best

UConn-bound recruit Kiah Stokes, a 6-foot-3 post player from Marion, Iowa, has been named Miss Iowa Basketball 2011, according to Eastern Iowa High School Sports. She averaged 25.0 points, 14.9