UConn, Penn State Agree To Two-Year Deal

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Just five days before the teams will meet in the NCAA Kingston regional semifinals, UConn and Penn State announced today that they have agreed to a two-year deal beginning next December in Connecticut. The Huskies will travel to State College, Pa. to face the Lady Lions during the 2013-14 season. The teams have not met since […] [Read More]
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Focused Huskies Continue To Work Despite Patterson’s Prediction

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Kansas State coach Deb Patterson revealed Monday night that UConn is her choice to win the national championship. The Huskies only reinforced her decision with a dominating 72-26 win over the eighth-seeded Wildcats in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Kansas State senior Brittany Chambers certainly will not disagree with Patterson. “You watch a […] [Read More]
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Huskies’ Defense Reached Historical Proportions Vs. Kansas State

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UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma will readily admit that the current collection of players is not the most gifted offensive team in the history of the program. There are players such has Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Tiffany Hayes and Bria Hartley that can generate big scoring numbers. But, overall, finding consistency on offense has been challenge […] [Read More]
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Stokes Continues To Progress, Comes Up Big Against Wildcats

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Now we know why the UConn coaching staff has been hard on 6-foot-3 freshman center Kiah Stokes this season. Now we know why her lack of intensity and her inconsistent effort in practice has been so infuriating. Geno Auriemma, Chris Dailey, Marisa Moseley and Shea Ralph knew exactly how talented Stokes is and the kind […] [Read More]
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Differing Opinions On Stokes From Inside/Outside The Program

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UConn freshman Kiah Stokes has taken a lot of hits this season for her lack of intensity. It has been extremely frustrating for the UConn coaching staff, with head coach Geno Auriemma being vocal about his feelings. Associate head coach Chris Dailey provided her thoughts Sunday. “Kiah Stokes could be the death of me,’’ Dailey […] [Read More]
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Stokes Looking To Build On NCAA Opener Vs. Kansas State

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Freshman Kiah Stokes has been at this point before this season. UConn coach Geno Auriemma sounds a bit optimistic that he might be able to rely on her for regular production off the bench as the NCAA tournament progresses, even passing along a few positive remarks regarding her recent play. Stokes, a 6-foot-3 center, pulled […] [Read More]
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Hartley Snaps Slump; Geno Talks Hayes; Stewart’s Triple-Double

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Bria Hartley made her first shot Saturday – a 3-pointer with 18:03 left in the first half – and never looked back. She finished with 18 points on 5-of-9 shooting (4-of-6 3-pointers) in 35 minutes in UConn’s win over Prairie View A&M. Hartley entered the game shooting 35.5 percent from the field (22-of-62) and 20.0 […] [Read More]
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Huskies Reach 30 Again To Tie NCAA Record; Mosqueda-Lewis Ties Record Too

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The Huskies (30-4) added another NCAA record to their vast resume of greatness today when they reached 30 wins for the seventh straight year. They are a mind-numbing 244-17 in this span and have now won at least 30 games in 17 of the last 19 seasons. Duke also won at least 30 games in […] [Read More]
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