Stokes Leads UConn’s Rebounding Effort

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Kiah Stokes had a career-high 18 rebounds in 28 minutes, 11 defensively. But the Huskies were outrebounded for the first time this season, 42-39. .. Auriemma said he wasn’t sure Morgan Tuck, who did not play Saturday (knee), would play Monday at Baylor… Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis played without her right elbow brace for the first time since returning Dec. 17 after missing eight games with a nerve contusion. She scored 11 points now has 1,342 in her career. When she reaches 1,500, UConn will have its first triumvirate of teammates – Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley – to reach that milestone together. … UConn leads the nation in blocked shots per game and added to that with 14 on Saturday. Dolson had seven the the second straight game and UConn has 31 in its last two games … UConn game into the game having trailed for just 25:17 of the first 640 minutes this season. They trailed for 16 seconds early in the first half Saturday. There largest deficit was four against Central Florida. By the way, Briahanna Jackson, who scored 28 points for the Knights against UConn on Jan. 1, is no longer with the program.

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