UConn lands Canada's top prospect

Updated: November 18, 2013, 4:54 PM ET

Geno Auriemma and Connecticut made a splash down the early signing week stretch on Monday when they got a verbal commitment from Kia Nurse, Canada's top high school prospect.

The 5-foot-11 wing was a member of the Canadian national team. Her decision reportedly came down to UConn and Penn State, and she made her announcement after attending Sunday's 71-52 Huskies' win over the Lady Lions. Nurse is the niece of former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb and his wife, Raquel.

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