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.