| 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
| 2:46 PM
STORRS — It was one of those meetings that just had to take place, sooner or later. Khalid El-Amin, meet the present-day you at UConn.
"Shabazz Napier doesn't have to be like anybody else," El-Amin said. "He can be himself, and be successful."...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:30 AM
NEW YORK – Kevin Ollie is still the coach at UConn and Wednesday he reaffirmed that he does not expect that to change.
"I love this university," Ollie said at the New York Athletic Club, where he was to receive the Winged Foot Award Wednesday...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
1 AIC, Gampel Pavilion, W, 78-63
4 UMass-Lowell, XL Center, Hartford, W, 100-62
9: Michigan State (Armed Forces Classic, Ramstein Air Base, Germany), W, 66-62
13: Vermont, Gampel Pavilion, W, 67-49...
| 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 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...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:15 PM
The Big East as we knew it is ending, but, for Hartford as least, it is ending well.
There was a time when the city had no inkling about how to run a major basketball tournament. That has changed, particularly over the decade that the city has hosted...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Shabazz Napier is a player who wants to take the important shots, and on Sunday, no one could blame him.
His teammates were missing three out of every four, so when Napier found open space a few feet behind the three-point arc, he launched them....
| Feb 23, 2013
| 8:39 PM
It may have been DePaul out there, as in near-the-bottom-of-the-Big-East DePaul. But it was still a Big East road game, and they're never easy to add to the collection.
So the UConn men's basketball team had to work for it. In a quick turnaround from...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The shock and the disappointment were still too fresh for UConn to feel the pride. That will come.
But one more big upset, one more coup to show the country, perhaps once and for all, what they were all about, was in their grasp. It got away and, for...