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Video: There’s Nothing Else Like The Culture Around UConn Women’s Basketball

One of the perks of playing for the UConn women’s basketball team is the fact that there are so many great alumnae. But what makes it even more special is the fact that they come back to Storrs, CT to practice with the team. Sue Bird, Kalana Greene and Kelly Faris to name just a few have come back to practice. The likes of Rebecca Lobo, Kara Wolters, Meghan Pattyson, Swin Cash...
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Three Huskies Named to Naismith Trophy Women’s 50 Watch List

UConn G Moriah Jefferson (4) avoids the arm of Creighton F Brianna Rollerson (50) for a layup at Gampel Pavilion on November 23, 2014. From UConn and the Atlanta Tipoff Club: ATLANTA - After helping the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team to six wins in its first seven games a trio of Huskies, Breanna Stewart (Syracuse, N.Y.), Moriah Jefferson (Glenn Heights, Texas...
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December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Names: Taylor Twellman, Flutie & Mayock, Sue Bird

ESPN has reached a lengthy contract extension with soccer analyst Taylor Twellman. In other news, Doug Flutie and Mike Mayock will swap roles on NBC this weekend, and Sue Bird has joined ESPN as a women’s college basketball analyst. Twellman Re-signs With ESPN ESPN soccer analyst Taylor Twellman has agreed to an eight-year extension with [...]
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November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: 2014 UConn Basketball First Night – Rebecca Lobo & Sue Bird Tribute

In case you weren’t at the 2014 UConn Basketball First Night festivities on Friday night, here is the tribute video played for former UConn Women’s Basketball legends Rebecca Lobo and Sue Bird before they were announced.
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October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Sue Bird to play her 4th world championships; Griner a rookie

Sue Bird is in a class by herself. She became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster on Tuesday. Bird won gold medals in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze medal in 2006. "It just means I've been playing a lot of years," Bird said last week before the team left for its overseas exhibitions. "We have a lot of other veterans...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Sue Bird 1st 4-time player on US basketball roster

Sue Bird became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster on Tuesday. Bird won gold medals in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze medal in 2006. Joining her on the final roster are veterans Diana Taurasi, Candice Dupree, Tina Charles, Angel McCoughtry, Maya Moore, Lindsay Whalen and Seimone Augustus. Brittney Griner, Nneka Ogwumike...
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September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Storm-Sparks Preview

The playoff-bound Los Angeles Sparks have had their way with Seattle this season, but none of the previous matchups have been potentially this important for the Storm. Seattle still hopes to have a shot at reaching the postseason when it takes the court Friday night in Los Angeles. The Storm (12-20) have won a season-high three straight following a seven-game losing streak that nearly...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bird scores 22 as Storm beat Shock 74-68

SEATTLE (AP) Sue Bird scored 22 points and Camille Little added 16 to help the Seattle Storm rally from a 13-point second-half deficit and beat the Tulsa Shock 74-68 on Sunday night. Bird, who scored 10 in the fourth quarter, hit four 3s as Seattle (12-20) climbed into a tie with Tulsa (12-20) for fifth, two games behind San Antonio for the fourth and final playoff spot with games...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn in the WNBA 2014

Sue Bird Swin Cash Tina Charles Stefanie Dolson Kelly Faris Kalana Greene Bria Hartley Tiffany Hayes Renee Montgomery Maya Moore Diana Taurasi
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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