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UConn women’s basketball live chat, noon

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We’re talking win No. 89 and everything else about the UConn women today at noon in a pre-Christmas chat. UConn women’s basketball live chat, Thursday, noon [Read More]
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More Than One Million Viewers Witnessed History

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UConn’s historical 93-62 victory over No. 22 Florida State Tuesday at the XL Center earned a 0.9 rating, which according to Nielsen represents an average of 878,00 households and 1,171,000 viewers. It was the second-highest rating for a regular-season or conference tournament women’s basketball game on the ESPN family of networks in the last six […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Says Maya Is The Best

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UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has been surprised by many things during his 26-year tenure with the Huskies. All-American Maya Moore is an exception. There is nothing that Moore does any longer, or has done since her first practice as a member of the program, that catches Auriemma by surprise. Along with the rest […] [Read More]
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The Huskies Land On the White House Blog

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Check this out … First a phone call from President Obama last night and now a entry on the White House Blog. Membership certainly has its privileges … Rich [Read More]
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Auriemma Clears the Air Regarding Sunday’s Comments

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Geno Auriemma was hit with a tremendous amount of criticism nationwide for comments he made following UConn’s win over Ohio State at Madison Square Garden Sunday. The gist of what he said was that the reason why so many people presently care about the Huskies’ streak is because they are breaking a men’s record. And […] [Read More]
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Classy Greg Wooden Met With Huskies

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Greg Wooden did not have to be in attendance Tuesday night at the XL Center to witness history being made by the Huskies. He had been a part of history once before in his life when his grandfather, John Wooden, coached the UCLA men’s team to 88 straight wins from 1971-74. Wooden, 47, could have […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Hears From President Obama

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It’s a call that usually comes after you win the national championship, the World Series, the Super Bowl or the Stanley Cup. When President Obama is on the other end of a phone call, you know something special has just transpired. Huskies coach Geno Auriemma was in the middle of his postgame comments Tuesday night […] [Read More]
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Randy Edsall Talks Huskies’ Streak

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UConn football coach Randy Edsall gave the Huskies high praise for tying UCLA’s record Sunday with their 88th straight win. Here are the remarks he made during Monday’s Fiesta Bowl Media Day event in Storrs … “The first thing I want to do is congratulate Geno Auriemma, his staff and his players for tying the […] [Read More]
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Geno To Be On PTI Today

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Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma will appear on Pardon the Interruption today at 5:30 p.m. on ESPN. Rich [Read More]
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Hartley Honored By Big East

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Bria Hartley was named the Big East Freshman of the Week for the third time today. She had 13 points, three rebounds, five assists and one steal in 36 minutes Sunday as the Huskies defeated Ohio State 81-50 to earn their record-tying 88th straight win. Rich [Read More]
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