Banks Headed To Penn State

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Per her Twitter account, former UConn guard Brianna Banks has enrolled at Penn State. She will have to sit out this season due to NCAA transfer rules and has one year of eligibility remaining. “Officially a Lion at penn state,’’ Banks said on Twitter Friday night. UConn announced that Banks, who averaged 3.5 points, 1.5 […] [Read More]
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Williams Hired As An Assistant At Kentucky

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Former UConn standout Tamika Williams has been named an assistant coach at Kentucky, Wildcats coach Matthew Mitchell announced today. Williams began her coaching career as a graduate assistant under Jim Foster at Ohio State in 2002 and was promoted to assistant coach in 2003. She spent five seasons with the Buckeyes before serving as an […] [Read More]
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Team USA To Hold Intrasquad Scrimmage At Delaware

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The exhibition schedule for the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s National Team has been finalized. Prior to facing Canada in an exhibition game at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport Sept. 15, the team will participate in the USA Basketball Showcase – a Red-White intrasquad game – at Delaware’s Bob Carpenter Center Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. […] [Read More]
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Another Strong Effort By Collier Helps U.S. Win U-18 Gold

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UConn 2015 commit Napheesa Collier had 18 points and six rebounds Sunday to help lead the U.S. to a 104-74 win over Canada in the gold medal game of the FIBA Americas U-18 Championship for Women at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. She also added three assists, one block and one […] [Read More]
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Collier Helps Lead U.S. Into U-18 Gold Medal Game

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UConn 2015 commit Napheesa Collier had eight points, seven rebounds and seven assists Saturday to help the U.S. roll to a 97-51 win over Argentina in the semifinals of the FIBA Americas U-18 Championship for Women at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. She also added one block and one steal in […] [Read More]
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U.S. Reaches U-18 Semifinals Behind Collier’s Double-Double

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UConn 2015 commit Napheesa Collier had game-highs of 22 points, 10 rebounds (six offensive) and four steals and added three assists Friday to power the U.S. to a 107-76 win over Canada in the final game of the preliminary round at the FIBA Americas U-18 Championship for Women at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in […] [Read More]
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2014-15 Non-Conference Scheduled Revealed

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The two-time defending national champion UConn women’s basketball team will open the 2014-15 season with a two-game trip on the West Coast. It is part of a 12-game non-conference schedule that was announced today. The Huskies, who return last season’s National Player of the Year and two-time Final Four Most Outstanding Player Breanna Stewart and […] [Read More]
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Collier, U.S. Roll Past El Salvador At U-18 Championship

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UConn 2015 commit Napheesa Collier had 12 points and 12 rebounds (five offensive) in 16 minutes Thursday to lead the U.S. to a 118-50 win over El Salvador in the FIBA Americas U-18 Championship for Women at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. She was 6-of-9 from the field and also had […] [Read More]
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Collier Productive As U.S. Rolls Past Mexico in U-18 Opener

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UConn 2015 commit Napheesa Collier had 10 points and eight rebounds Wednesday night to help lead the U.S. to a 104-55 win over Mexico in its opening game of the FIBA Americas U-18 Championship for Women at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. She added one assist and one steal in 20 […] [Read More]
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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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