Connecticut Huskies Women's Basketball Newswire

Connecticut Huskies Women's Basketball Newswire

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  1. VIDEO: Season One with Breanna Stewart - Episode 2Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The UConn Blog

    Back in May, Cycle Magazine along with former UConn Huskies women's basketball great Breanna Stewart i ntroduced an online documentary that takes a gander into the professional life of Stewie. Now, we get another look in episode 2 of Season One with Breanna Stewart.

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  2. Ex-Huskies, Geno to rep USA at Webster Bank Arena FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    JULY 25: Geno Auriemma head coach of the USA Basketball Women's National talks to his team during the second half of the game at Galen Center on July 25, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. less LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 25: Geno Auriemma head coach of the USA Basketball Women's National talks to his team during the second half of the game at Galen Center on July 25, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

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  3. Buddy Thomas: The legacy of Paul GomesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Getting Paul to talk about himself as a basketball player was as tough as trying to stop him on the court. Few did during his three All-Star seasons at New Bedford Vocational High School back in the mid-to-late 1950s.

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  4. 2016 U.S Olympic women's Basketball Team then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Sue Bird Position: Guard Height: 5'9" Weight: 150 lbs. Age: 35 WNBA Team: Seattle Storm School: Connecticut '02 Hometown: Syosset, NY Sue Bird Position: Guard Height: 5'9" Weight: 150 lbs.

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  5. Road to Rio: Former Huskies Charles, Moore Lead USA Past France, 84-62Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The UConn Blog

    Geno Auriemma and Team USA continued their 2016 Summer Olympics preparation on Wednesday night in the college facility of Women's National Team member Elena Delle Donne. While Delle Donne, the one-time UConn women's basketball commit, didn't disappoint the fans in Newark, Delaware with her performance, it was two former UConn Huskies who led the charge for Team USA.

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  6. US Women's Basketball Team Has a Decidedly UConn FlavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC New York

    Breanna Stewart #30 of the Connecticut Huskies returns to the bench after falling in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the NCAA Women's Final Four National Championship at Amalie Arena on April 7, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. So it was no coincidence that when the U.S. Olympic Women's Basketball Team was constructed, those in positions of responsibility within basketball operations were able to find a five-person unit with whom Auriemma had long-standing ties.

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  7. BullsSun rises on Courtney Williams' pro careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | St. Petersburg Times

    Former USF star Courtney Williams , vying for a loose ball against Dallas' Erin Phillips, has found a new lease on her WNBA life with the Connecticut Sun. Technically, she made her professional debut on May 14 in Minneapolis.

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  8. Women's Hoops Releases Non-Conference SlateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | University of Maryland Terrapins

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. The Big Ten champion Maryland women's basketball team released its non-conference slate for the 2016-17 season Thursday, which includes contests against Connecticut, Louisville and Arizona State.

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  9. Oregon State Women In Top 25 of Capital One CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Building The Dam

    Every year Capital One gives out the Capital One Cup to the school with the most athletic success across all sports. Schools are ranked to see how they stacked up against each other and Oregon State was among the top 25 on that list this year, tying with Notre Dame at #24 taking home 36 points.

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  10. UConn men's basketball announces nonconference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The University of Connecticut announced the nonconference schedule for the men's basketball team on Thursday. The highlights of the early-season slate include a rematch against a 2016 Final Four participant in Madison Square Garden and a holiday tournament against some of the finest programs in the country.

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  11. Stewart dominates at ESPYS, wins Female Best AthleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Swish Appeal

    Breanna Stewart brought home both the awards she was nominated for individually Wednesday night, with 'Best Female Athlete' and 'Best Collegiate Athlete' during the 2016 ESPY Awards ceremony, as well as Best Team with her teammates from the University of Connecticut, the team announced. This is not Stewart's first time winning "Best Female Collegiate Athlete" as she won the award following her sophomore season back in 2014.

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  12. Loyola Volleyball Announces 2016 Match SlateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Loyola Greyhounds

    Loyola University Maryland volleyball will host nine matches during the regular-season, starting with a Tuesday, Sept. 6, match in Reitz Arena, as part of the Greyhounds' 2016 schedule announced today.

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  13. UConn in the NBA: Free Agency MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The UConn Blog

    The clock struck free agency for the NBA at midnight on July 3rd as the new salary cap allowed teams to offer monstrous amounts of money to this year's free agent crop. $18 million a year for Joakim Noah? Sure! $64 million for Timofey Mozgov over four years? Come on down! While most of the basketball world is still dealing with Kevin Durant's decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors, a few former UConn Huskies were moving and shaking as well.

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  14. Thorns sign defender Jennifer SkogerboeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Stumptown Footy

    Most recently out of the Czech first division . A UConn graduate, Skogerboe played two seasons with the Spirit Reserves was well as DC United women back in 2012.

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  15. Remembering Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat SummittRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Connecticut Post

    In this April 8, 2008, file photo, Tennessee coach Pat Summitt holds up the net as her son, Tyler, looks on after Tennessee beat Stanford 64-48 to win its eighth national women's basketball championship, at the NCAA women's basketball tournament Final Four in Tampa, Fla. Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who uplifted the women's game from obscurity to national prominence during her career at Tennessee, died Tuesday morning, June 28, 2016.

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  16. VIDEO: Legendary Head Coach Pat Summitt's ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The UConn Blog

    Some sports rivalries stand above the rest, like Red Sox-Yankees or Duke-North Carolina. In women's basketball, UConn-Tennessee is that rivalry.

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  17. News 4 hour ago 6:28 a.m.The life of Tennessee coach Pat Summitt at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    Feb 13, 2011; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Lady Volunteers head coach Pat Summitt on the side court against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first half at Memorial Gym. Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports Education: University of Tennessee-Martin, where she was an All-America basketball player at Tennessee-Martin and earned a B.S. in physical education; M.S. in physical education from Tennessee-Knoxville Halls of Fame: Inducted in 2000 into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame; 1999 into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame; 1996 into National Association for Sport and Physical Education's Hall of Fame; 1990 into the Women's Sports Foundation Hall of Fame; also member Tennessee Women's Hall of Fame.

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  18. 5 Reasons Pat Summitt Was A BadassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Refinery 29

    Hall of Fame coach Pat Summitt, who was a pioneer of women's college basketball and Division 1's winningest coach, died on Tuesday at the age of 64, according to a statement from the Pat Summitt Foundation . Summitt ended her legendary career in women's sports in 2012, just a year after learning she had early onset Alzheimer's disease.

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  19. News 38 mins ago 6:28 a.m.The life of Tennessee coach Pat Summitt at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Feb 13, 2011; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Lady Volunteers head coach Pat Summitt on the side court against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the first half at Memorial Gym. Mandatory Credit: Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports Education: University of Tennessee-Martin, where she was an All-America basketball player at Tennessee-Martin and earned a B.S. in physical education; M.S. in physical education from Tennessee-Knoxville Halls of Fame: Inducted in 2000 into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame; 1999 into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame; 1996 into National Association for Sport and Physical Education's Hall of Fame; 1990 into the Women's Sports Foundation Hall of Fame; also member Tennessee Women's Hall of Fame.

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  20. Lady Bears set to face Connecticut as part of 2016-17 nonconference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The Baylor women's basketball team ended up one game short of a big-ticket Final Four game against top-ranked Connecticut last season. This year, they'll get a shot at the four-time defending champion Huskies.

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