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Kay Yow/Geno Mural Now Up For Auction

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A hand-crafted mural by UConn student Phillip Morgan, a member of the UConn School of Fine Arts who used acrylic paint, is now up for auction on eBay. All proceeds will benefit the V Foundation for cancer research. The mural features former NC State head coach Kay Yow, who lost her battle with breast cancer […] [Read More]
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Moore Is Big Attraction At Georgia Tech Sunday

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Angie Hembree only coached Maya Moore for two years, her first two at Collins Hill High School in Georgia. Hembree then moved on to become an assistant coach at the University of Miami in April of 2005. Moore went on to become the best high school player in the country. But the time Hembree spent […] [Read More]
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Mural To Be Auctioned; Record To Be Set Sunday?

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A mural hand-crafted by UConn student Phillip Morgan, will be up for auction on eBay in the near future to benefit the V Foundation for cancer research. It features former NC State head coach Kay Yow, who lost her battle with breast cancer in 2009, UConn coach Geno Auriemma and the mantra of Geno’s Cancer […] [Read More]
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Geno To Be Featured On HBO’s Real Sports

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Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma will be featured on HBO’s Real Sports Tuesday night at 10. Here’s a preview provided by HBO publicist Greg Domino: “Coach Geno: In 1985, Italian-born Geno Auriemma took the reins as head coach of the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team, which had previously posted just one winning season. Today, UConn […] [Read More]
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Live Chat Starts At Noon

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Tuck chooses UConn … Smith Couldn’t Be Happier

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Two unofficial visits to UConn in a span of just more than four weeks was enough for Morgan Tuck, a highly touted 6-foot-2 forward from Bolingbrook, Ill. She made an oral commitment to play for the Huskies Wednesday afternoon, Bolingbrook High coach Tony Smith confirmed. Tuck was on hand for First Night at Gampel Pavilion […] [Read More]
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Tuck Commits to UConn

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Junior Morgan Tuck, a 6-2 F from Bolingbrook, Ill., has given an oral commitment to play for UConn, her coach Tony Smith has confirmed. Smith’s comments to follow. Rich [Read More]
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Live Chat Thursday

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The first live chat of the season will be Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. Stop by to discuss the hottest team in the history of the game. Rich UConn women’s basketball live chat, Thursdays, noon [Read More]
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Buck Gives Huskies Meaningful Minutes

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Samarie Walker fouled out with 9:44 left in the second half. Stefanie Dolson fouled out with 7:24 left. UConn trailed 54-48 at the time. Geno Auriemma had no choice but to call on seldom used center Heather Buck. Had it not been for all of the fouls Buck might not have even played in the […] [Read More]
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Walker Strong As Huskies Pass First Test

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By no means was UConn freshman Samarie Walker being disrespectful in her postgame comments Tuesday night at the XL Center. She truthfully had not seen a 6-foot-8 woman before matching up with Baylor All-American Brittney Griner in a nationally televised showdown between two of the elite teams in women’s basketball. Former Huskies’ All-American and Olympic […] [Read More]
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