Doty Will Not Return Due To Knee Soreness

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UConn guard Caroline Doty, who has three times torn the anterior cruciate ligament in left knee, left the game with 17:40 left in the first half and went directly to the locker room. Team doctor Tom Trojian joined her. She returned to the bench with 11:08 left in the half, but did not return to […] [Read More]
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Hayes Quietly Moving Up The Ranks

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With little fanfare senior Tiffany Hayes continues to maker her mark on the Huskies’ record book. She moved past Asjha Jones, who will begin her 11th season in the WNBA this spring, into 17th place all-time in scoring with 1,507 points. Jones was a key cog on UConn’s 2001-02 team that finished 39-0 and is […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Thriving in Role Of Sixth Man

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Here is my advance for tonight’s game … UConn freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis was the consensus national Player of the Year last season at Mater Dei High in California. She set team career records with 2,744 points, 872 rebounds and 337 made 3-pointers. Mosqueda-Lewis could have gone to any school in the nation. She could have […] [Read More]
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Bruno, Gillom, Meadors Named Olympic Assistants Under Auriemma

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DePaul coach Doug Bruno, Olympic gold medalist and Washington Mystics assistant coach Jennifer Gillom and Atlanta Dream head coach Marynell Meadors have been selected as assistant coaches for the 2012 U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team, USA Basketball announced today. UConn coach Geno Auriemma is the head coach of the U.S. National team. The selections were […] [Read More]
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Better Preparation Has Helped Hayes Find Consistency

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Here is my advance for tonight’s game against Cincinnati … Tiffany Hayes tries not to think about the end. She admits that she can be an emotional individual at times. And with her career at UConn now reduced to a precious number of weeks and not years, she opts not to ponder its finality. It […] [Read More]
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Banks Fully Cleared, Practices In Full Today

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Freshman guard Brianna Banks has been fully cleared to play after suffering a head injury in practice Sunday. She returned to practice today and will be available to play Thursday against Cincinnati at Gampel Pavilion. Banks was held out of Monday’s 86-35 victory over No. 24 North Carolina as a precautionary measure. “It went really […] [Read More]
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U-19 Team Named 2011 USA Basketball Team Of The Year

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The U.S. women’s U-19 team that won the gold medal in Chile last July has been named the 2011 USA Basketball Team of the Year, it was announced today by USA Basketball. UConn sophomores Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson, freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn-bound recruits Breanna Stewart and Morgan Tuck and Class of 2013 Huskies’ recruiting […] [Read More]
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Stokes Responds To Benching By Producing First Double-Double

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The first time UConn coached Geno Auriemma benched freshman post player Kiah Stokes for her continued lack of competitiveness in practice against Fairfield Dec. 29 it provided her with a wake-up call. When she was again benched at Villanova Saturday, Stokes found herself at a crossroads. Stokes said she never missed game at Linn-Mar High […] [Read More]
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