Tag Archive | University of Connecticut

Exciting Season Ahead for the New York Liberty who are Set to take on Storm on Saturday

VIDEO: New York Liberty General Manager Jonathan Kolb, along with players Kylee Shook, Jocelyn Willoughby and Head Coach Walt Hopkins share these thoughts from 7/23 Let the quest for the next Queens of the Court begin as the New York Liberty are one of many WNBA teams set to take the court in resuming the […]

USA Basketball to Stream Classic National Team Exhibition Games

USA Basketball, beginning with Tuesday night’s successful stream of the Nov. 11, 1995, exhibition contest between the USA Women’s National Team and the defending NCAA champion University of Connecticut, will continue streaming classic men’s and women’s national team games every Tuesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. EDT through July 9. In addition to the games, […]

The NWHL Expands To Toronto

After consecutive seasons of substantial growth while proving the value of women’s professional hockey and the skilled, inspiring athletes who play the game, the National Women’s Hockey League is coming to Canada. When the league opens its sixth season, an expansion team will debut in Toronto. The ownership team is led by Johanna Neilson Boynton, […]

New York Liberty Announce Additions to Coaching Staff

The New York Liberty today announced that Kelly Raimon and Dustin Gray have been added as Assistant Coaches, joining Shelley Patterson on Head Coach Walt Hopkins’ coaching staff. “We are extremely excited about the diversity of experiences, skills, and ideas that Kelly and Dustin bring to the Liberty organization,” said Hopkins. “Between Dustin’s elite understanding […]

Walker, Willoughby, Jones, Shook, Odom Added to Liberty’s 2020 Draft Class

With the first-ever No.1 pick in franchise history, the New York Liberty selected University of Oregon guard, Sabrina Ionescu in the 2020 WNBA Draft. Following Ionescu, New York had five additional selections, including the 9th, 12th, 13th, 15th and 26th overall, which is the most draft capital the team has ever had in a single […]

3-Point Barrage Leads St. John’s Past No. 10/11 Creighton, 91-71

In his two seasons at St. John’s, Greg Williams Jr. had never scored more than 11 points in a single game. On Sunday afternoon at Carnesecca Arena, the sophomore guard forever etched his name in St. John’s lore, connecting on seven 3-pointers and leading the Red Storm to a 91-71 win over No. 10/11 Creighton. […]

UConn, Notre Dame, USC, Vanderbilt to compete in the 2020 Legends Classic

The 14th annual Legends Classic will return to Barclays Center with Connecticut, Notre Dame, Southern California, and Vanderbilt competing in the Championship Rounds from November 23-24. General public tickets for the Legends Classic Championship Rounds will go on sale during the week of March 9. To receive presale ticket information, follow the Legends Classic on […]