UConn stars go 1-2-3 in WNBA draft

Three members of the UConn Husky team that just won a fourth straight NCAA twomen's basketball title were the tops picks in the WNBA draft

Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck were the first three players selected.

Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Morgan Tuck were the first three players selected. (4/15/16)

HARTFORD - Three members of the UConn Husky team that just won a fourth straight NCAA twomen's basketball title were the tops picks in the WNBA draft last night.

Breanna Stewart was taken first by the Seattle Storm.  She's the fifth UConn player taken first overall.

Moriah Jefferson went number two to San Antonio. 

Morgan Tuck was selected number three by the Connecticut Sun. 

It's the first time three players from the same school were selected with the first three picks.

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