UConn, Hartford Renew Series

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UConn and Hartford have reached an agreement on a new three-year deal that will begin next season at Chase Arena in West Hartford Dec. 22, 2012. The Huskies will host the final two games of this deal. One of the reasons why Hawks’ coach Jen Rizzotti opted to end the regular season series with the […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Makes It Four In A Row

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Another week, another award for Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis. She was named the Big East Freshman of the Week for the fourth time in as many weeks today. Mosqueda-Lewis averaged 14.5 points and 3.5 rebounds in 30.0 minutes in wins over No. 8 Texas A&M and Seton Hall last week. It is the first time that a freshman […] [Read More]
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Matchup With Baylor Should Keep Huskies Focused This Week

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The final exam period, which begins Monday and runs through Dec. 18, can be a difficult time for the Huskies to get things accomplished during practice. And who can blame the players if their minds are elsewhere when they set foot on the court at Gampel Pavilion for a two-hour workout. They are, after all, […] [Read More]
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A Night To Forget For Dolson; Match-Up With Griner Looms

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Friday’s game at Seton Hall hardly proved to be a proper tune-up for 6-foot-5 sophomore center Stefanie Dolson. In a matter of days, she is going to face 6-8 junior All-American Brittney Griner, the nation’s top center and potential 2012 U.S. Olympian, when the second-ranked Huskies square off with No. 1 Baylor at a sold-out […] [Read More]
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Huskies Scoreless For More Than Nine Minutes In Second Half

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You never know what you’re going to see when the Huskies take the floor. The games can be well played. They can be not so well played. Players can have great performances. They can have some bad ones too. We saw something that was completely out of the ordinary tonight in UConn’s 70-37 win at […] [Read More]
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Hartley’s Progression Has Been Impressive For Huskies

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The more one listens to UConn sophomore guard Bria Hartley the more one learns that she is just your typical team-oriented elite athlete. She regularly has plenty to say about any one of her teammates or how well the second-ranked Huskies played that day. However, the instant Hartley is asked to describe how well she […] [Read More]
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Huskies’ Balance Posing A Problem For Opponents

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In years past, opponents could have taken their chances and tried to limit players such as Maya Moore or Diana Taurasi and hope that their UConn teammates did not play well enough to win the game that particular day. This year’s team does not have a player the caliber of Moore or Taurasi. And this […] [Read More]
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Auriemma Addresses Big East Expansion

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The first phase of Big East expansion is complete. The conference officially announced today during a conference call that it has added Boise State and San Diego State as football-only members and Central Florida, Houston and SMU as full members. The vote was unanimous by Big East Presidents. The schools will join the conference in […] [Read More]
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