September 21, 2023


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UConn women’s basketball program announces nonconference opponents for 2022-23 season

After falling to the Gamecocks in April, the Huskies will host South Carolina as its final nonconference matchup of the 2022-23 time. South Carolina, which handed UConn its very first loss in a national title sport, highlights a 10-video game nonconference slate declared Wednesday.

The routine functions 7 groups which ended up ranked in the major 20 of final season’s NCAA Web Rankings: No. 1 South Carolina, No. 2 NC Point out, No. 7 Texas, No. 12 Maryland, No. 15 Notre Dame, No. 19 Tennessee and No. 20 Princeton.

The Huskies’ season commences with 4 property game titles in the to start with a few weeks of November before paying Thanksgiving and most of December on the road and at neutral web sites. Due to the fact of scheduling delays brought on by the pandemic, UConn will start out three property-and-household collection this year that were originally scheduled to be start past year or the year prior (Maryland, NC State and Texas).

Home venue requirements, Television set data and idea moments have still to be announced.

The 1st likelihood to see the Huskies in action is scheduled for Nov. 6 in an exhibition match in opposition to Kutztown in Connecticut.

UConn will then open up the common time 4 days later, internet hosting Northeastern on Nov. 10. The groups last met in 2009 and UConn potential customers the sequence 11-3.

The Huskies follow their year opener by internet hosting Texas on Nov. 14. UConn will conclude its two-recreation contract with the Longhorns when it travels to Austin, Texas in the 2023-24 season. The teams’ collection was meant to start out in the 2020-21 year but was pushed again because of to the COVID-19 pandemic.

A rematch of last spring’s thrilling Elite 8 double-overtime acquire more than NC State will get position in Connecticut on Nov. 20 when UConn hosts the Wolfpack. The assembly commences a two-match series with NC Point out as the Huskies will journey to Raleigh, N.C. in 2023-24.

UConn will journey to its 1st away online games of the period on Nov. 25 and 27 to participate in in the Phil Knight Legacy Tournament in Portland, Ore. The matchups of the bracket-fashion two-day tournament have but to be introduced but the other groups competing incorporate Duke, Iowa and Oregon Condition.

The Huskies will stay on the street and journey to Notre Dame on Dec. 4. The matchup will provide as video game two of a 4-video game agreement as the series commenced previous season in Storrs. UConn will host Norte Dame for a 2nd time in the 2023-24 year in advance of touring to South Bend, Ind. in 2024-25.

In its initially at any time meeting with Princeton, the Huskies will host the Tigers on Dec. 8, welcoming back current Princeton head mentor and previous UConn standout Carla Berube.

UConn faces Maryland on the road on Dec. 11, beginning a home-and-dwelling sequence that was initially meant to commence in the 2020-21 period but was delayed due to the pandemic. The Huskies will host Maryland in the 2023-24 year.

A 7 days later on, UConn will return residence to face Florida Condition in the Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Showcase at Mohegan Sunlight on Dec. 18. The Huskies are 9- all time from the Seminoles.

The Huskies will also encounter Tennessee on the road as section of its non-convention routine, while the day is nonetheless undetermined. This meeting will serve as video game two of the teams’ two-match contract following UConn hosted the Woman Vols past period in Hartford.

UConn will then conclude its nonconference schedule by web hosting reigning nationwide winner South Carolina on Feb. 5. The two were being scheduled to deal with off in Columbia, S.C. final time but that game was canceled due to scheduling conflicts and will be added to the conclusion of the teams’ present-day deal.

The teams did meet up with in the Battle 4 Atlantis match early very last period, when South Carolina defeat UConn 73-57.

UConn is subsequent scheduled to vacation to Columbia in 2023-24 and 2024-25.

UCONN WOMEN’S BASKETBALL 2022-23 NON-Convention Plan


Nov. 6 – Kutztown (exh.)

Nov. 10 – Northeastern

Nov 14 – Texas

Nov. 20 – NC Point out

Dec. 8 – Princeton

Feb. 5 – South Carolina


Dec. 4 – at Notre Dame

Dec. 11 – at Maryland

TBA – at Tennessee


Nov. 25 & 27 – Phil Knight Legacy (vs. Duke, Iowa and/or Oregon Condition), Portland, Ore.

Dec. 18 – Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Showcase (vs. Florida Condition), Uncasville, Conn.

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