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UConn Women Announce Complete 2016-17 Schedule; AAC Opener At UCF On Jan. 1

UConn Women Announce Complete 2016-17 Schedule; AAC Opener At UCF On Jan. 1

The reigning national champion UConn women's basketball team has unveiled its complete 2016-17 schedule, including its American Athletic Conference slate.

The Huskies open at Florida State on Nov. 17, the first of 13 nonconference games. After playing 12 games outside of the AAC, UConn opens its conference schedule on New Year's Day.

The 16-game American schedule begins with the Jan. 1 trip to Orlando as the Huskies face UCF. The Knights coaching staff will include UConn great Nykesha Sales, who was hired as an assistant over the summer.

The first home conference game is Jan. 4, when UConn hosts East Carolina at the XL Center in Hartford.

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