Mosqueda-Lewis Showed Plenty Of Desire In Win Over Assumption

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Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis was scoreless over the first 8:22 Thursday. She had just two points through the first 12:02. We all know what happened next as her much talked about shooting touch emerged and she made five 3-pointers and finished with 17 points in her debut in a UConn uniform. But long before Mosqueda-Lewis started raining […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Tweaks Calf In Win Over Assumption

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Freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis finished with 17 points (5-of-9 3-pointers), three rebounds, three assists and four steals in 21 minutes in UConn’s 89-30 win over Division II Assumption tonight in its exhibition opener. The final numbers could have been even more impressive had not been taken out of the game with 18:20 left in the second […] [Read More]
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Huskies Set To Open Exhibition Schedule Tonight Vs. Assumption

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The Huskies have been practicing for nearly a month. They open their two-game exhibition schedule tonight against Division II Assumption and are only 10 days away from opening the regular season against Holy Cross at Gampel Pavilion Nov. 13. UConn coach Geno Auriemma said that some players have emerged as consistent contributors on a daily […] [Read More]
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Hayes Has Been Impressive During The Preseason For Huskies

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It does not take long to get a true feel for how well or how poorly a player is fairing in practice for the UConn women’s basketball team. Wise-cracking Hall of Fame coach Geno Auriemma is brutally honest in his comments, no matter if they are used to praise or chastise a player. Auriemma often […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis Poised To Finally Make Her Debut For Huskies

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It has been more than two years since freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis orally committed to play for the Huskies. She revealed her intent during an unofficial visit Oct. 17, 2009, prior to heading off to play Laser Tag with the team. Thursday night at Gampel Pavilion, Mosqueda-Lewis will play her first game as a member of […] [Read More]
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Doty Battling Sprained Ankle; Will Not Play vs. Assumption

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Junior guard Caroline Doty cannot seem to catch a break. With the season opener against Holy Cross less than two weeks away, Doty is again sidelined. This time she is battling a sprained left ankle. UConn coach Geno Auriemma said following practice today that Doty will not play in Thursday’s exhibition opener against Assumption at […] [Read More]
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Hayes, Dolson Named AP Honorable Mention All-Americans

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Baylor junior star Brittney Griner became the eighth unanimous preseason pick on The Associated Press preseason All-America team Tuesday. The poll features a 40-member national panel. She was joined on the team by Skylar Diggins of Notre Dame (37 votes), Nnemkadi Ogwumike (37) of Stanford, Shenise Johnson of Miami (25) and Shekinna Stricklen of Tennessee […] [Read More]
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Huskies Come In At No. 4 In AP Poll

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The overriding sentiment is that the UConn women’s basketball team will take a fall this season in the national rankings due to the loss of All-American Maya Moore to graduation. But judging by the results of The Associated Press Preseason Poll Saturday the fall is not expected to be major. The Huskies are ranked No. […] [Read More]
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