| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:42 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — Another thrill ride through 18 games in the American Athletic Conference season, punctuated by the exclamation mark of a winning margin of 48.7 points, has escorted UConn to its customary early March launching pad. Yes, another...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 5:17 PM
STORRS — Before the Southern California kid with the smooth shot could focus on how her life would blossom during four winters in Connecticut, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis first had to promise Maya Moore she would take care of something.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:15 PM
STORRS — He is a building block. To look at Ryan Tyson, all of 5 feet 9 and 187 pounds, calling him one might seem like a reach. To look at his numbers, one goal and nine points in 33 games this season, it might seem like an even bigger reach.
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:27 PM
If I had some advice to offer UConn women's basketball fans as the program prepares to play another postseason, it would be to pay close attention. It is possible you likely don't realize how historically significant this year's team has already become....
| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:59 PM
NEW ORLEANS – More than a decade ago, Diana Taurasi punted a basketball to the roof of New Orleans Arena to celebrate winning UConn's third straight national championship and the end of her iconic career. That was very cool.
Two years ago, another...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:38 AM
STORRS — Every high school basketball team would love to place just one of its great players on the roster of an NCAA national champion. When it happens, it's something the community remembers forever.
And then there are those seemingly in the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:05 AM
Take that, Larry Bird!
The Hawks' Dominique Wilkins, then an NBA rookie, says he got so steamed at the Celtic star's incessant trash-talking and a barrage of 3-pointers to back it up that Wilkins drove to the hoop and slammed it home, sending Bird flying...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 3:39 PM
STORRS — South Carolina plays the most important women's basketball game in its history Monday at Gampel Pavilion. There can be no doubt about that.
Think back 20 years to the frenzy surrounding UConn's wrangle with iconic Tennessee on Jan. 16,...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 5:28 AM
South Carolina plays the most important women’s basketball game in its history Monday at Gampel Pavilion. There can be no doubt about that.
Think back 20 years to the frenzy surrounding UConn’s wrangle with iconic Tennessee on Jan. 16,...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:04 PM
UNCASVILLE – When Diana Taurasi accepted the offer from Russian team UMMC Ekaterinburg to be compensated for sitting out the 2015 WNBA season, many nodded knowingly for two basic reasons.
Taurasi, 33, has been dropping hints for years that the...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 6:45 AM
The 2014 WNBA finals MVP, Diana Taurasi, will be M.I.A. in 2015, and she's going to make even more money doing so.
Taurasi announced Tuesday that she will sit out the 2015 WNBA season to rest for her Russian EuroLeague club team UMMC Ekaterinburg's...