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The last time the UConn Huskies women's basketball team played in the Women's Paradise Jam in 2007, they won the title and a freshman in Maya Moore was named the Tournament MVP.
Fast forward to 2012 where the UConn women once again won the Paradise Jam and a freshman in Breanna Stewart was named the Tournament MVP.
Behind Stewart's 17 points, the No. 2 Huskies took care of business as they beat the No. 14 Purdue Boilermakers 91-57 to win the Paradise Jam at the University of the Virgin Islands Sports and Fitness Center in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. on Saturday night.
UConn improves to 5-0 on the young season. It's the first loss of the season for Purdue as they fall to 5-1.
In addition to her 17 points, Stewart had four rebounds, four assists and three blocked shots. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis added 15 points, four rebounds and two assists.
Bria Hartley came off the bench for the third straight game and had 12 points while Stefanie Dolson ...
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This has been talked about for quite some time- no shock with the axe dropping. Here’s a tweet from the Indiana Hoosiers Rivals account:
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Multiple sources tell http://Peegs.com this is Danny Hope’s final season as Purdue FB coach, regardless of the outcome of today’s game.
Therefore, a bucket for a bowl isn’t enough to save his gig. Winning...
Purdue University dismissed head football coach Danny Hope Sunday. Hope coached Purdue to a 6-6 season and the Boilermaker’s back to back bowl appearances. He was let go despite finishing the season with a three game winning streak including a win Saturday over instate rival Indiana 56-35.
However, Purdue Hope had failed to raise the Purdue level of play up to expectations...
A strong finish for Purdue wasn't enough to save Danny Hope's job.
One day after Purdue retained the Old Oaken Bucket and became bowl-eligible for the second straight season, athletic director Morgan Burke announced that Hope had been fired. The school has called a 6:30 p.m. news conference to make it official.
Hope went 22-27 in four mostly injury-ravaged seasons. He ended...
Akeem Shavers broke open a close game with three scores during a 41/2-minute span in the fourth quarter, giving Purdue a 56-35 victory over archrival Indiana on Saturday.
Robert Marve threw for a career-high 348 yards and four touchdowns in his final home game - a win that made the Boilermakers (6-6, 3-5 Big Ten) bowl eligible for the second straight year, the first time that has...
Breanna Stewart continues to link herself with Maya Moore. That's a good thing for the Connecticut Huskies.