| 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...
| 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 30, 2012
| 8:03 PM
– Duke's Elizabeth Williams is a freshman center who has played extensively for USA Basketball and is heralded as one the game's stellar posts.
UConn's Kiah Stokes is a freshman center who until Monday earned notoriety essentially by causing Geno...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. weigh in on the loss by two-time defending NCAA women's champion Connecticut to Notre Dame in Sunday's tournament semifinals. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment......
| Nov 11, 2010
| 11:45 AM
STORRS -- It's all about attention to detail at UConn. That's what the Huskies have mastered to build their women's basketball dynasty.
It's about discipline as much as talent, decorum as much as defense. It's about playing as a team on the court and...