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Breanna Stewart exceeding the hype

Updated: January 4, 2013, 3:52 PM ET
By Michelle Smith

Compliments from Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma come neither easily nor frequently.

So when he said recently that freshman forward Breanna Stewart "has the opportunity to be a good as anyone we've ever brought here," it was high praise indeed.

When you are the top recruit in the country and choose to join Auriemma's program in Storrs, hype inevitably follows.

"I know when you play here, all eyes are on you," Stewart said. "I knew it wasn't going to be ...

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