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UConn Women: No Kia, No Problem As Huskies Hit No. 102

UConn Women: No Kia, No Problem As Huskies Hit No. 102

She sat on the bench for the final game at the XL Center this season, taking her place with the transfers who have watched from that spot all season.

Kia Nurse, her right foot in a protective walking boot, was next to Batouly Camara and Azura Stevens. She offered instruction from her seat, always the floor leader even when she's not in uniform.

The second game without Nurse was far different than the first for UConn. After squeezing out a three-point win at Tulane, the Huskies (27-0) rolled over Temple 90-45 as the guards did a commendable job controlling the Owls' talented trio of perimeter playmakers.

Alliya Butts, Feyonda Fitzgerald and Donnaizha Fountain were a...

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