Big East Rookie Of The Year Headed For UConn
(CBS Connecticut) -- The Big East Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Year is transferring to the University of Connecticut. Natalie Butler will be required to sit out the 2014-2015 season under NCAA transfer rules, and will have three years of eligibility remaining, beginning with the 2015-16 season.
The six-foot-five center from Fairfax Station, Virginia, previously attended Georgetown. Her father, Vernon Butler, played basketball at Navy and led the to the Midshipmen to the NCAA Elite Eight.