| Nov 1, 2014
| 4:03 PM
STORRS — Every season brings new challenges, even for a veteran coach who has turned winning national championships into the athletic equivalent of a sunrise.
"Coach makes it very clear to us every day in practice that we're not as good as we...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The UConn women's basketball team is coming off a 40-0 season and will hang another national title banner to the collection. Here are five things to look for on First Night.
1. Tuck rule: Depending on how you evaluate the roster, forward Morgan Tuck...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Dispatch from the first day of UConn women’s practice:
Do not expect live tweets from the inner sanctum of the practice facility during whatever time is allocated for the media to watch the team work. UConn has asked it not take place. So it will...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:47 AM
While the men’s basketball team prepares to officially kick off practice Saturday, the UConn women’s basketball team, two-time defending national champion and winners of 46 straight, will wait until Oct. 15 to begin.
Coach Geno Auriemma...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:37 PM
While the men's basketball team officially kicks off practice Saturday, the UConn women's team, two-time defending national champion and a winner of 46 straight, will wait until Oct. 15.
Coach Geno Auriemma has been away since the middle of September...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Of all those who have played for Geno Auriemma and Chris Dailey since they came to UConn in 1985, it's unlikely any player connected with fans more assertively than Stefanie Dolson, the All-America center who graduated after last season's second...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:33 AM
In case you missed it last night, the first roster cuts were made for the 2014 USA Basketball Women's National Team prior to Monday's final domestic exhibiton against Canada at 7 p.m. at the Webster Bank Arena.
Cut from the field of 17 were...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:28 PM
BRIDGEPORT – By midweek, headquarters for USA Basketball's pursuit of another FIBA World Championship will shift to a somewhat more metropolitan locale than this blue-collar city by the banks of Long Island Sound.
From the lights of I-95 to the...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:18 PM
NEWARK, Del. – Geno Auriemma's second term as coach of USA Basketball's senior national team is filled with challenges, even for a guy who has made a career of meeting and surpassing them.
The winner of nine national champions at UConn since 1995...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:52 PM
NEWARK, Del. — Not only have his former UConn players grown accustomed to his face, but everything about Geno Auriemma's manner and method seems indelibly entrenched years later.
"I found that I hear him in my head when I'm playing, even though he'...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:43 PM
STORRS — This time of year, Geno Auriemma's bags are always packed. It's recruiting season, when college basketball coaches hit the road to gauge the nation's gifted youth.
The only difference this autumn is where UConn's coach will be heading ...