Friday, November 14, 2014

Game 1 Results

1/1 Connecticut Huskies (1-0, 0-0 AAC)

Results: Connecticut 102, UC Davis 43
Player of the Game: Sr. W Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis (30p, 16r, 7a, 3b, 38m)
Defensive Player of the Game: Jr. F Breanna Stewart (3dr, 3s, 1b, 24m)
Freshman Player of the Game: Fr. G Kia Nurse (8p, 6r, 2a, 1s, 21m)
Stat of the Game: 3pt. FG's made: UConn 18, UC Davis 9

Summary: Winning never gets old in Storrs, even when the Huskies are on the road.  No. 1 UConn cruised to its 47th straight win with a 102-43 rout of UC Davis in the season opener for both teams Friday night.UConn Sr. All-American Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis was playing in front of her hometown "Cali" fans and she did not disappoint. KML finished with 30pts. on a UConn record-tying 10 3pt. FG's made as she matched Maya Moore's record for most 3-pointers, which Moore did on Jan. 17, 2009, against Syracuse in Hartford. The Huskies' 18 total 3s tied the school record set in that same game. UConn Jr. All-American Breanna Stewart added 15pts, a career-best 7asts and 6rebs for the hot-shooting Huskies, and the two-time defending NCAA champions went on a 39-0 run spanning 15 minutes, 43 seconds from midway through the first half to Rachel Nagel's 3 at the 13:16 mark of the second for UC Davis. It is believed to be among the biggest runs in UConn program history.

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