UConn women’s basketball team regroups after Dorka Juhász injured: ‘Get this win for her’

BRIDGEPORT — Minutes after the UConn women’s basketball team completed an exhausting double-overtime victory over NC State in the regional final, the players circled Dorka Juhász as they celebrated at midcourt.

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Juhász, her injured left arm in a sling, shared tears and smiles with her teammates. They hugged her, they placed a “Final Four” hat on her head, they made her the center of their post-game party.

Juhász, her injured left arm in a sling, shared tears and smiles with her teammates. They hugged her, they placed a “Final Four” hat on her head, they made her the center of their post-game party.

Earlier in the night, the players were visibly shaken when Juhász fell to the court after driving to basket. She landed on her left arm, suffering a gruesome injury.

The crowd at Total Mortgage Arena fell silent. Juhász rolled on her back in pain while teammates consoled her and immediately signaled for a trainer.

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