Griner, Vandersloot Added To National Team Roster

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Baylor junior All-American Brittney Griner and the Chicago Sky rookie and former Gonzaga All-American Courtney Vandersloot have been added to the 2011-12 USA Basketball Women’s National Team, it was announced today. Both players competed in Team USA’s training camp in May. The addition of Griner and Vandersloot brings the National Team roster to 26. The […] [Read More]
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Postgame Comments And Final Stats From The U-19s

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Here are some postgame comments from members of the U.S. U-19 team and head coach Jennifer Rizzotti following Sunday’s 69-46 win over Spain in the gold medal game (courtesy of USA Basketball)… The U.S. finished 8-1. UConn 2012 commit Breanna Stewart and Tennessee-bound point guard Ariel Massengale were named to the five-member all-tournament team. Brazil’s […] [Read More]
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Mosqueda-Lewis, Dolson Lead U.S. To U-19 Gold Medal

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UConn freshman Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis shared game-high honors with 15 points and eight rebounds in 24 minutes Sunday to lead the U.S. to a 69-46 victory over Spain in the gold medal game of the FIBA U-19 World Championship in Puerto Montt, Chile. Mosqueda-Lewis was 6-of-11 from the field (3-of-6 3-pointers). UConn sophomore Stefanie Dolson added […] [Read More]
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Postgame U-19 Comments From Rizzotti, Dolson And Hartley

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Here are some postgame comments from members of the U.S. U-19 team and head coach Jennifer Rizzotti following Saturday’s 82-66 win over Brazil in the semifinals (courtesy of USA Basketball) … The U.S. (7-1) will face Spain (5-3) in the gold medal game tonight at 6:45. (FIBA.TV.com). Jennifer Rizzotti (University of Hartford), USA head coach […] [Read More]
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Hartley Leads U.S. Past Brazil In U-19 Semis; Will Meet Spain In Final

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UConn sophomore Bria Hartley scored all of her game-high 20 points in the first half and added two rebounds and two assists in 24 minutes tonight to lead the U.S. to an 82-66 victory over Brazil in the semifinals of the FIBA U-19 World Championship in Puerto Montt, Chile. The U.S. (7-1) will meet Spain […] [Read More]
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Postgame Comments From Rizzotti, Hartley, Mosqueda-Lewis And Stewart

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Here are some postgame comments from members of the U.S. U-19 team and head coach Jennifer Rizzotti following tonight’s 70-64 win over France in the quarterfinals (courtesy of USA Basketball) … The U.S. (6-1) will meet Brazil (6-1) in the medal semifinals Saturday at 9 p.m. Jennifer Rizzotti (University of Hartford), USA head coach On […] [Read More]
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Stewart, Mosqueda-Lewis Lead U.S. Past France; U-19 Semifinals Next

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UConn 2012 commit Breanna Stewart had game-highs of 21 points and 13 rebounds and added two assists and two blocks in 29 minutes tonight to lead the U.S. to a come-from-behind 70-64 victory over France in the quarterfinals of the FIBA U-19 World Championship in Puerto Montt, Chile. The U.S. (6-1) will meet Brazil (6-1) in […] [Read More]
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Postgame Comments from Rizzotti, Hartley, Stewart And Tuck

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Here are some postgame comments from members of the U.S. U-19 team and head coach Jennifer Rizzotti following today’s 64-52 loss to Canada (courtesy of USA Basketball) … Jennifer Rizzotti (University of Hartford), USA head coach On today’s game: A: “It obviously changes our path to get to a gold medal opportunity, but I hope […] [Read More]
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