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Connecticut's Katie Lou Samuelson, second from top left, and Napheesa Collier, second from top right, hold the American Athletic Conference (AAC) women's tournament championship trophy presented by associate commissioner for women's basketball Barbara Jacobs, top left, and AAC commissioner Mike Aresco, right, after defeating UCF in an NCAA college basketball game in the AAC women's tournament finals, Monday, March 11, 2019, at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
AP
March 15, 2019 - 10:51 am
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — No. 2 UConn is expected to be awarded a No. 1 seed Monday in the NCAA Tournament for a 13th consecutive year, but this one feels a little different. The Huskies 31-2 Huskies have lost in the regular season for the first time since 2014. They also will begin play with a big...
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March 14, 2019 - 4:38 pm
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Christian Vital scored 25 points and UConn used accurate-shooting to build a double-digit lead and then hold on for an 80-73 victory over South Florida in the opening round of the American Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday. Jalen Adams added 19 points and six rebounds...
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AP
March 13, 2019 - 9:44 am
The latest scandal to taint college athletics hit sports far from the spotlight and exposed a seamy side door into some of the nation's elite universities: coaches taking bribes to recruit non-athletes and help them ease past tough admissions policies.
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AP
March 12, 2019 - 8:59 am
Jen Fay had 25 points and 13 rebounds, Aryn McClure added 18 points and eight boards, and top-seeded Quinnipiac beat Marist 81-51 on Monday to win its third straight Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship and NCAA Tournament berth.
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AP
March 11, 2019 - 9:32 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Napheesa Collier scored 25 points and pulled down 14 rebounds as No. 2 UConn beat UCF 66-45 to win its sixth straight American Athletic Conference Tournament championship on Monday. Christyn Williams had 13 points and Crystal Dangerfield added 12 for the Huskies (31-2), who...
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AP
March 10, 2019 - 9:21 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — UConn's Megan Walker stepped up to fill the scoring gap with the injured All-American Katie Lou Samuelson sitting out the American Athletic Conference Tournament. Walker scored 24 points and Napheesa Collier added 23 points and 12 rebounds in an 81-45 rout of South Florida...
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AP
March 10, 2019 - 9:15 pm
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Polley scored 16 of his 19 points in the second half to lift Connecticut to an 82-73 win over East Carolina on Sunday in the American Athletic Conference season finale for both teams. Josh Carlton added 20 points to lead the Huskies. Christian Vital added 16 points,...
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March 10, 2019 - 5:01 am
SAN MARCOS, Texas – WTIC 1080 NEWS - The UConn baseball team gutted out a 4-1 win in 12 innings on Saturday afternoon at Bobcat Ballpark to take the first two games of its series at Texas State. The four-hour and 36-minute ballgame ended after Paul Gozzo and Michael Chiovitti hit back-to-back home...
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