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Napheesa Collier and Katie Lou Samuelson left a UConn legacy that isn’t going anywhere

By Aidan Wilkins | @AidanJWilkins

Sports Capital Journalism Program

April 6th, 2019 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Category: 2019 NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four, Student Work | Leave a comment

For UConn seniors Katie Lou Samuelson and Napheesa Collier, Tampa is one final shot at the title

By Aidan Wilkins | @AidanJWilkins

Sports Capital Journalism Program

Editor’s note: Sports Capital Journalism Program student Aidan Wilkins, writing for NCAA.com, described how a pair of Connecticut seniors have one last shot at a national title after being eliminated from the Final Four each of the past two seasons.

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UConn seniors leave legacy with 4th consecutive national championship

Rebecca Harris | @MsRebeccaHarris

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — With eight minutes to go in the first quarter of Tuesday’s national championship game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, UConn’s Gabby Williams passed to Moriah Jefferson. Jefferson took a brief look at her coach. Huskies coach Geno Auriemma rolled his hands to signal that they needed […]

Syracuse women’s basketball falls behind early as UConn cruises to 4th straight title

By Frank Gogola | @FrankGogola

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – They sat in front of their lockers and spoke softly. Many hung their heads while others gazed straight ahead at nothing in particular. Their eyes were still red and watery.

Syracuse had just suffered one of its biggest losses of the season on a […]

Women’s Final Four: UConn, Auriemma one step from historic victory

By Rebecca Harris | @MsRebeccaHarris

Sports Capital Journalism Program

UConn has forgotten how to lose, at least according to Syracuse head coach Quentin Hillsman.

“We have a chance on Tuesday night to play against a dynasty and play against a team that really forgot how to lose,” said Hillman.

The Huskies’ seniors have only lost […]