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23dMelanie Jackson

Stewart storms to Rookie of the Year honors

Seattle's Breanna Stewart was named the WNBA's 2016 Rookie of the Year on Thursday. The 6-foot-4 forward led all first-year players in scoring, rebounding and blocked shots in the regular season.

UConn contacts Big 12

UConn president Susan Herbst has sent a letter to the Big 12 Conference indicating the university has "strong interest" in joining the expanding league, Jeff Jacobs reports. Hartford Courant

Auriemma, McCoughtry proud of Team USA (0:44)
Auriemma says his team is 'on a mission' (4:16)
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71dBrett McMurphy

Sources: Big 12 to talk expansion with at least 20

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby will conduct video conferences with at least 18 schools that have contacted the league about being considered as expansion candidates.

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73dDick Vitale

Coaching will lead USA's basketball teams to gold

Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski and Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma are invaluable to USA Basketball. They have shown they can win at every level.

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74dMechelle Voepel

At 35, point guard Bird is as good as ever

Sue Bird says her last couple of seasons didn't live up to her standards. So the Seattle star fine-tuned her fitness and diet and proved again why she is the premier point guard for Team USA.

Does football hurt Huskies' Big 12 hopes?

UConn's terrific basketball teams and proximity to New York City would be attractive to the Big 12. But Jake Trotter wonders if those factors would outweigh the mediocre football program. Big 12 hopefuls

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If UConn found a home for football, the Big East would seriously consider the Huskies for all other sports, according to a source with knowledge. The Big East would be a natural fit. So far the 10-team Big East only has all sports members, but doesn't offer Division I (FBS) football. UConn is in all sports in the AAC. If given the choice, the Huskies would want to be in the Big 12 in all sports. But the chances that offer ever comes is still too hard to predict now.

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Auriemma: Summitt defined women's basketball (3:25)
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Auriemma, ex-UConn stars pulling for Summitt

UConn coach Geno Auriemma said he is pulling for Pat Summitt after her family acknowledged Sunday that the legendary coach's health has declined in recent days.

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B. Stewart among 12 up for athlete of year

Twelve Honda Award recipients, including UConn's Breanna Stewart and Michigan's Sierra Romero, are vying for the Collegiate Female Athlete of the Year award.