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She was the last player to check in for the team and Auriemma played her with different groups.
Peck: I feel like it’s an honor to carry the torch for women’s basketball.Both women played exceptionally well and showed that the players who filled in deserved to play in this game. It would have been nice for the fans to see Becky Hammon, Lauren Jackson and Sancho Lyttle, but overall the fans got what they were looking for: a competitive and fun game to watch.Advantage, Team USA: When Auriemma makes a substitution, he has the advantage of choosing from six UConn players: Bird, Taurasi, Tina Charles, Swin Cash, Renee Montgomery and Moore.We love the stars and we love the teams that are always there; but it’s also neat to see when new programs and players insert themselves in the picture. -- Some postgame thoughts from USA Basketball's 99-72 victory Saturday over the WNBA All-Stars at Mohegan Sun.There wasn't one point where she stuck out as a collegiate player.
I expected her to get a good ovation like the rest of the UConn players, but she was by far the fan favorite.
It’s nice in that I played, was covered by ESPN and looked forward to games being on television.
Now I get the chance to meet the players and showcase them to the rest of the country, while showing how far the women’s game has come.
Team UConn: At the end of the third quarter, I asked coach Geno Auriemma how it helped to have six former UConn players on Team USA. For instance, instead of having to walk through it when he's trying to show offenses or defenses, he can put his former and current players out there and they can demonstrate.
You can definitely tell a difference when Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi are on the court because they have so much experience playing together.
To me, it’s a great privilege to be a part of a sport that’s grown so much in the last 25 years.