With One Scholarship Player Back, Prairie View A&M Back In NCAAs

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Prairie View A&M red-shirt junior Latia Williams looked around her this preseason and did not see many familiar faces returning from last season’s NCAA tournament team. In fact, the only face that was immediately familiar was sophomore walk-on LaReahn Washington. The Lady Panthers lost six seniors to graduation, including All-Southwestern Athletic Conference second team selections […] [Read More]
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Tickets Sales Slow In Bridgeport; Price Of Tickets Could Be Why

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Less than 48 hours before top-seeded UConn will begin its pursuit of an NCAA-record tying eighth national championship, the Webster Bank Arena stands to set an attendance low in its fourth go-around hosting the NCAA women’s basketball tournament in Bridgeport. A subregional spokesman said late Thursday afternoon that there were “right about’’4,000 tickets sold at […] [Read More]
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Hayes, Hartley Named All-Region I By WBCA

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Senior Tiffany Hayes and sophomore Bria Hartley were named All-Region 1 by the WBCA today. They are among 52 players from eight regions who are eligible for the 10-member WBCA Division I Coaches’ All-America Team. The Notre Dame trio of Skylar Diggins, Natalie Novosel and Devereaux Peters, the St. John’s trip of Nadirah McKenith, Da’Shena […] [Read More]
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Hayes Returns To Practice Today

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UConn senior guard Tiffany Hayes returned to practice today as expected. She had been shut down for the last eight days due to what she said is a stress fracture in her right foot. Hayes, who has been wearing a protective boot on her foot, is expected to play Saturday when the top-seeded Huskies open […] [Read More]
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Stewart Named National Gatorade Player Of The Year

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UConn-bound post player Breanna Stewart did it again today. She was named the 2011-12 Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year during a press conference at Cicero-North Syracuse High School. Indiana Fever forward and two-time United States gold medalist Tamika Catchings provided Stewart with the news during a surprise visit to Cicero-North Syracuse High. […] [Read More]
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In Moore’s Shadow, Mosqueda-Lewis Has Come Into Her Own

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had a way about her as she walked around Gampel Pavilion this summer, months before she would play her first game at UConn. There was a sense of confidence that came with every step. She looks people directly in the eyes when she speaks, urging them to believe every word she says. Mosqueda-Lewis […] [Read More]
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Hayes Confident She Will Play Saturday Vs. Prairie View A&M

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Senior Tiffany Hayes has prided herself on being a player that can persevere through pain. She has played in all 149 games in her career. She has been a mainstay at practice too. It has been Hayes’ approach to wait before notifying the UConn medical staff regarding any discomfort that she might be experiencing. She […] [Read More]
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Stewart Named Morgan Wootten Player of the Year (McDonald’s)

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Another day, another award for UConn-signee Breanna Stewart. She was honored by McDonald’s All American Games and Morgan Wootten, a Hall of Fame coach and the selection committee chair, as the 2012 Morgan Wootten Player of the Year. Future UConn teammates Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck were among the six finalists for the award. Stewart, […] [Read More]
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