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Big East women's basketball tourney returning to Connecticut

Sep. 1, 2020 3:52 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The Big East Conference is moving its women's basketball tournament to the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. The move, announced Tuesday, follows the return of the University of Connecticut to the Big East from the American Athletic Conference. The 10,000-seat arena, which also is...

UConn's Bueckers marches for her little brother's future

Aug. 10, 2020 5:01 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn freshman Paige Bueckers marched for racial justice in her home state of Minnesota after the death of George Floyd and says she plans to continue using her voice for social change now that she's at Connecticut. The 5-foot-11 guard, last year's national high school player of the...