UConn, UCLA To Play In Hall Of Fame Holiday Showcase

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UConn will meet UCLA in the Hall of Fame Women’s Holiday Showcase Dec. 21 at Mohegan Sun Arena at 5 p.m., the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today. The game will air on ESPN2. “I am thrilled to be competing in an event sponsored by the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame for a […] [Read More]
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Huskies To Face St. John’s in Maggie Dixon Classic

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UConn will face St. John’s in the ninth annual Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden Jan. 4, it was announced today. The Huskies defeated California in the event at MSG last season. UConn is making its fourth appearance in the Maggie Dixon Classic (3-0), which pays tribute to the former Army coach who died […] [Read More]
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NCAA Grants Tuck Medical Hardship Waiver

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The NCAA has granted forward Morgan Tuck a medical hardship waiver for the 2013-14 season, UConn announced today. She has three years of eligibility remaining in her career. Tuck played in the first two games last season before undergoing surgery to stabilize cartilage in her right knee Nov. 12. She would miss the next eight […] [Read More]
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Faris To Hold Strength & Conditioning Clinic In Cheshire

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Former UConn standout and current Connecticut Sun guard Kelly Faris will conduct a Strength & Conditioning Clinic at 3E Crossfit in Cheshire Aug. 6. It is open to individuals ages 12-18, carries a fee of $60 and will run from 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. The event will begin with an introduction of Faris and 3E […] [Read More]
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Samuelson Earns Spot On U-17 All-Tournament Team

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A tour with the U-17 team did not start out well for UConn 2015 commit Katie Lou Samuelson. She injured her left ankle during the final session of the Team Trials in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 25. The injury cast some doubt as to whether or not Samuelson, a versatile 6-foot-3 wing from Huntington Beach, […] [Read More]
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Cox Powers U.S. Past Spain In U-17 Gold Medal Game

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UConn Class of 2016 target Lauren Cox had game-highs of 20 points, 12 rebounds and eight blocks and added two assists to power the U.S. to a 77-75 victory over Spain today in the gold medal game of the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Pilsen, Czech Republic. Cox set a team single-game tournament record in […] [Read More]
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Samuelson Leads U.S. Into U-17 Gold Medal Game

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UConn 2015 commit Katie Lou Samuelson had game-highs of 25 points and four steals to lead the U.S. to a 91-63 win over Hungary today in the semifinals of the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Pilsen, Czech Republic. She set a team single-game tournament record by making all of her six 3-pointers in the first […] [Read More]
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Ogunbowale, U.S. Roll Into Semifinals at U-17 Championship

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UConn Class of 2015 target Arike Ogunbowale had 16 points and game-highs of eight rebounds and four steals to lead the U.S. to an 86-45 win over Canada today in the quarterfinals of the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Pilsen, Czech Republic. The U.S. (5-0) will face Hungary (5-0) in the semifinals Saturday. UConn 2015 […] [Read More]
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Ogunbowale Leads U.S. Past Mexico In Round Of 16

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UConn Class of 2015 target Arike Ogunbowale had 19 points and four assists to lead the U.S. to a 91-35 win over Mexico today in the Round of 16 at the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Pilsen, Czech Republic. Fellow Class of 2015 target Asia Durr added 14 points. The U.S. (4-0) will face Canada […] [Read More]
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Durr Leads U.S. To Rout of Mali at U-17 Championship

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UConn Class of 2015 target Asia Durr had 15 points and three assists to lead the U.S. to a 78-22 win over Mali today in its final game of the preliminary round of the FIBA U-17 World Championship in Pilsen, Czech Republic. Class of 2016 target Lauren Cox added 10 points, eight rebounds and three […] [Read More]
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