| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:51 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — As the No. 1 seed in this weekend's first American Athletic Conference tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena, UConn will play the winner of Friday's 8 vs. 9 first-round game in the quarterfinals.
UConn's quarterfinal will be played at...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:24 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Despite larger goals still to conquer, UConn did not just shrug Monday after wrapping up the first American Athletic Conference regular season championship.
"We said to ourselves, let's just enjoy this moment," Bria Hartley said....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:34 PM
HARTFORD — Through the years, the restaurants, the 999 games and eight national championships, Geno Auriemma has been unwavering about the value of individual statistics.
It's not that he dislikes them; of course, he does. Add them up, they...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:33 PM
HOUSTON — It began in November 1985 at Iona's tiny and dark gym in New Rochelle, N.Y., a game that UConn won, but one that few remember exactly how.
And now 999 games later, UConn's Geno Auriemma's trip to intercollegiate athletic royalty reached...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
HOUSTON — Sidelined with mononucleosis since before UConn's game at South Florida on Feb. 16, junior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is not with the team on its five-day trip to Texas.
But coach Geno Auriemma said Saturday that her scheduled checkup on...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:21 PM
After all the years and countless milestones, it's hardly possible for UConn to bounce a pass anymore without making history.
Geno Auriemma, the master craftsman, and his series of master classes, have become to their sport what Howard Johnson was to...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Somehow, they did it again.
Coach Geno Auriemma and his University of Connecticut women's basketball team weren't supposed to win the NCAA National Championship in 2013. This was supposed to be a rebuilding year, defined at UConn as only going to the...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Truth is, women's basketball needed this. The Big East certainly needed it.
They needed a game to feel good about between national powers, archrivals, conference antagonists who pulsed and punched from start to finish.
They got it.
| Jan 10, 2013
| 8:29 AM
WASHINGTON — Over the past two decades the UConn women have lost just 51 times. It was 50 before Notre Dame beat it to knock the Huskies from the top of the polls last week. You might remember that one.
Those 51 defeats have been caused by a...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 6:00 PM
– Since the freshmen are relatively new to the neighborhood, UConn's veterans took time this week to explain what it's like hanging out with Villanova.
To paraphrase: You can knock on its door, but you can't make them come out to play. You can...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:43 PM
When the Big East selected Marquette to play UConn twice this season, Golden Eagles coach Terri Mitchell tried to pour herself a glass half full.
This was a magnanimous gesture. An ordinary person, confronted by the possibilities, would have...