UConn’s Breanna Stewart leads pack in 2016 WNBA Draft preview

The WNBA starts its twentieth season with the draft this week, turning collegiate stars into professionals. Leading the prospect pack are a trio of Connecticut Huskies, led by the four-time NCAA Tournament MVP Breanna Stewart, guard Moriah Jefferson, and Morgan Tuck, who’s opting for the WNBA with a year of eligibility remaining. The group only lost five games during their

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18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey hosted a Sports Leadership Seminar with Jay Bilas, ESPN basketball analyst, Jamie Dixon, and college basketball coaches; University of Pittsburgh men’s basketball head coach, Tubby Smith, Texas Tech University men’s basketball head coach, Kevin Ollie, University of Connecticut men’s basketball head coach, Jay Wright, Villanova University men’s basketball head coach, Geno Auriemma, University of Connecticut women’s basketball head coach, Tom Izzo, Michigan State University men’s basketball head coach, Jim Boeheim, Syracuse University men’s basketball head coach at the Pentagon, May 7, 2014. Gen. Dempsey stated the goal of the open-panel forum was to “discuss the importance of dynamic leadership to building winning teams and also expose these coaches to what our world-class military team brings to the nation." DoD photo by Army Staff Sgt. Sean K. Harp

UConn women’s basketball: The Yawn Dynasty

Esteemed Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy recently tweeted that the University of Connecticut women’s basketball team is “killing” the women’s game. Shaughnessy called the team “great,” but stated he would not watch. Every pundit disagreed, along with UConn coach Geno Auriemma, who simply replied “don’t watch.” ESPN used his critique and Geno’s rebuttal as the lead

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