| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:04 AM
What's in a number? Well, apparently it depends on what number and how attached a player has become to wearing it during their careers.
When Renee Montgomery played for the UConn women she wore No. 20 and then put it on again when the WNBA's Minnesota...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:04 AM
STORRS – There isn't much difference between the fervant fans of the Yankees, Dallas Cowboys or UConn women's basketball programs. Winning championships is at heart of the process.
That's why UConn hasn't scored a moral victory since 1991, the year...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:10 AM
BRISTOL -- The photograph was the moment that stood out for her. The girls she had grown up with playing AAU basketball. The young women she had admired through four years in college. The opponents she had battled hardest right through the Final Four...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:27 PM
STORRS — A season of promise began with a pledge to the UConn women's fan base about how it might eventually play out.
Friday's preseason opener at Gampel Pavilion wasn't about the opponent. Indiana (Pa.) proved as competitive as some of the low-...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:10 PM
— The most startling facet of the preseason for the No. 2 UConn women was the realization that not one of their 224 points came from All-America Bria Hartley.
Hartley is out with a badly sprained ankle, her return date undetermined. And yet,...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 4:56 PM
During the long recovery from her severe left ankle sprain in late August, UConn junior Bria Hartley could feel herself tickled at times by playful teammates and coaches.
The idea was to keep the mood light as Hartley recovered. She was stressed about...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:02 PM
After three leisurely days on the island, Geno Auriemma pulled up a little on the recreational reins before UConn played its Paradise Jam opener this week.
The fun and sun was cut back on Thursday so the team would be rested and ready for some run and...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 6:35 PM
The UConn women understand there's just one thing they can control, no matter how famous the program is or how willing their coach is to speak his mind about the state of the Big East.
And that is how they play, and how that performance may help enhance...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:03 PM
This was never really about the final score. If it was, UConn's 102-45 win over Hartford at Chase Family Arena would have diminished what the day really was about. And it didn't.
"I said before the game that I believed this would be a win-win...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:40 PM
When you consider that UConn held Stanford to 11 field goals and 35 points just two days earlier, what happened Monday at the Matthew Knight Arena made perfect sense.
Oregon, in yellow shoes bright enough to light the northern sky, was simply no match...
| 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...