Hartley Takes A Hit And Keeps Rolling Along

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The rout was on Saturday at Gampel Pavilion. The Huskies led 51-26 when 5-foot-7 guard Bria Hartley took the ball to the hoop with 13:01 left in the game. She was met by Georgetown’s 6-1 forward Adria Crawford, who left her feet and hammered Hartley (as you can see from the AP photo to the […] [Read More]
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Manuel Named New Athletic Director At UConn

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Warde J. Manuel has been named the new Director of Athletics at UConn by President Susan Herbst, the university announced tonight. A press conference has been scheduled for Monday morning at The Burton Family Football Complex. Manuel, a 1990 graduate of the University of Michigan where he played both football and track and field, has […] [Read More]
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Chong Enjoys Herself; OK Series Not Expected To Be Renewed

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UConn Class of 2013 target Saniya Chong, a unselfish 5-foot-9 guard from Ossining, N.Y., had “a great time’’ at Saturday’s game against Georgetown at sold-out Gampel Pavilion, according to Ossining High coach Dan Ricci. UConn assistant coaches Shea Ralph and Marisa Moseley have watched Chong play in recent weeks. Huskies associate head coach Chris Dailey […] [Read More]
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Rodgers Is Latest Victim For UConn’s Vaunted Defense

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The Huskies made yet another statement defensively today in their 80-38 rout of No. 14 Georgetown. This time it was junior Sugar Rodgers who found out how dominant they can be. Rodgers entered the game leading the Big East in scoring (19.9). She had scored 21 points in 11 games this season and 30 points […] [Read More]
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Huskies Find Success On And Off the Court

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For all of the wins and Big East and national championships the Huskies have earned on the court, it’s easy to overlook that they are, after all, student-athletes. Aside from learning and excelling at Coach Geno Auriemma’s system, they must also excel in the classroom. Having success off the court is also something that UConn […] [Read More]
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Turnovers An Issue For The Huskies Right Now

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The UConn women’s basketball team has struggled to take care of the ball for the better part of the last three weeks. It has been the worst stretch of the season for the third-ranked Huskies. The players agree that the recent high number of turnovers is a considerable problem entering Saturday’s game against No. 14 […] [Read More]
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Doty Given The Day Off Today; Expected To Play Vs. Georgetown

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UConn guard Caroline Doty was held out of practice today. She did, however, participate in a weightlifting session and is listed as probable for Saturday’s game against No. 14 Georgetown at Gampel Pavilion. With three days between games this week, it provided Huskies’ coach Geno Auriemma with an opportunity to give Doty some rest. Plus, […] [Read More]
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Stewart, Jefferson, Tuck Named McDonald’s All-Americans

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UConn-bound recruits Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck have been named McDonald’s All-Americans. The announcement comes one day after they were all named WBCA All-Americans. The McDonald’s All-American Game will be held March 28 at the United Center in Chicago (7:30 p.m.). Stewart will be a member of the East team. Jefferson and Tuck […] [Read More]
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