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UConn Women's Basketball Spending Winter Break On Extended Road Trip

UConn Women's Basketball Spending Winter Break On Extended Road Trip

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — With winter break still on at UConn, the nation's No. 1 women's basketball team has been traveling on a three-game, weeklong road trip to Houston, Tampa, Fla., and Memphis that finally ended with Wednesday's game against Memphis at Roane Fieldhouse.

"It's not always a good idea to be around the same people a lot," Geno Auriemma joked Wednesday. "What do they say? Absence makes the heart grow fonder. I'm 61 they are 20. I don't need any 20-year-old friends and they don't need any my age."

This trip is one of the longest regular-season excursions in program history, once you eliminate the many holiday tournaments the team has played...

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