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She ain't just a shooter

One of my favorite moments from a phone interview with UConn senior guard Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis this past Wednesday for an article in SLAM 185.

“Everyone says, ‘Oh, I’m a great shooter,’ but that’s not the only thing that I want to be.

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...and then he called a timeout.

So, we had a nice game going between Notre Dame and Connecticut, didn’t we? Crowd was rockin’, Irish were rollin’, and then coach Auriemma… 280 more words

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Mo'ne Davis once again shows she's some athlete

Remember Mo’ne Davis from the Little League World Series? The girl who threw a shutout? Yeah, that one. Well, baseball isn’t the only thing she’s good at it would seem. 68 more words


No. 6 Stanford snaps No. 1 UConn women's 47-game win streak with overtime win

After finishing 40-0 and winning a national championship last season, the UConn women’s basketball program won’t be unbeaten in 2014-15. The No. 1 Huskies fell in an overtime thriller on Monday night, dropping an 88-86 contest on the road against No. 210 more words

A fair compairson? Stewart's great -- but "Durant-esque"

Breanna Stewart’s own basketball coach, UConn’s Geno Auriemma, has said she might be the first “Durant-esque” player in the women’s game.

The reference is to NBA superstar Kevin Durant, whose combination of outside grace, shooting ability and inside power are relatively uncommon even in the men’s game. 750 more words

Female Athletes

Husky HerOes- new breakfast of champions

STORRS, Conn. (WTNH)– UConn Husky fans! Why not start your day with some “Husky HerOes?”

The UConn Huskies now have their own cereal to commemorate their championship season. 62 more words


South Carolina women 2nd in AP Preseason Poll

The South Carolina Gamecocks women’s basketball team is second in the preseason Associated Press poll.

UConn is atop the survey as the unanimous number one choice. 173 more words

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