Hartley, Jefferson Named To Lieberman List

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Bria Hartley and Moriah Jefferson are among 22 finalists for the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award as announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The award is bestowed annually on the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. From this list, the candidates will be narrowed down to five finalists in March and the winner will be announced at the NCAA Final Four in April.

  Since its inception in 2000, three Huskies have won the award a total of six times – Sue Bird (2000-02), Diana Taurasi (2003-04) and Renee Montgomery (2009).

2014 Nancy Lieberman Award Candidates

 

Odyssey Sims              Baylor University

 

Jerica Coley                  Florida International University

 

Yashira Delgado           Florida State University

 

Damika Martinez            Iona College

 

Ashley Deary                Northwestern University

 

Tiffany Bias                  Oklahoma State University

 

Fantasia Hilliard             Sacramento State University

 

Amber Orrange              Stanford University

 

Natasha Cloud              St. Joseph’s University

 

Joanna Harden              Troy University

 

Brittany Boyd                University of California, Berkeley

 

Bria Hartley                  University of Connecticut

 

Moria Jefferson            University of Connecticut

 

Samanta Logic              University of Iowa

 

Valencia McFarland       University of Mississippi

 

Lindsay Allen                University of Notre Dame

 

Jamierra Faulkner          University of Southern Mississippi

 

Heather Butler               University of Tennessee at Martin

 

Jennifer Newsome         University of Tennessee at Martin

 

AndolaDortch                University of Toledo

 

Jennifer Schlott             Utah State University

 

Dequesha McClanahan Winthrop University

 

 

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