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UConn Women: Huskies Show Balance, Lockdown Defense; Other Things Learned Vs. DePaul

UConn Women: Huskies Show Balance, Lockdown Defense; Other Things Learned Vs. DePaul

As she struggled to find her perimeter shot over the first few games of the season, Kia Nurse vowed to somehow contribute.

If she was missing from the three-point line, she would look to distribute the ball or score from in the paint. She would play defense and run the offense, be a vocal leader and try to steer a young team.

"I have to do other things," Nurse said earlier in the season.

But on Thursday, she made some early layups and soon found herself scoring from all over the court. The player who missed nine of her first three-point attempts this season found her long-range shot, converting a career-high six three-pointers in a 91-46 win over...

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