UConn All-American candidate Fr. F Breanna Stewart was named the Big East Freshman of the Week for the second time in her career after averaging 24ppg and 10rpg in a 2-0 week for the Huskies, which included wins over Oakland and at Hartford. Stewart had 21 points and 13 rebounds against Oakland. She was 10-of-17 from the floor, recorded two blocks and two steals while eight of her 13 boards came on the offensive glass. She followed that up with a 27-point, seven-rebound effort at Hartford. Her career-high 27 came on 9-of-13 shooting in only 25 minutes of action. She shot 63 percent for the week.
UConn All-American Jr. G Bria Hartley made the Big East Weekly Honor Roll after shooting 67 percent for the week and averaging 18ppg. She had 10 assists on the week with only two turnovers and added 10 steals and 4.5 rpg.