Bueckers, who assisted UConn in making it to the ladies’s Final Four, was named the 2020–21 consensus nationwide participant of the 12 months. She was the primary freshman to take action. That season, she scored 20.1 factors, handed out 5.9 assists, and stole 2.3 balls a recreation.
After struggling a left knee tibial plateau fracture and torn meniscus in early December, Bueckers missed 19 video games of the earlier season however later made a comeback.
She helped the Huskies get to the nationwide championship recreation, the place they fell to South Carolina. She averaged 14.6 factors, 4.0 rebounds, and three.9 assists per recreation for the entire season.
The basketball participant shall be missed on the court docket, and her pals have despatched her nicely needs by social media platforms.