| Dec 29, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Back home in snowy Connecticut on Saturday, a measuring stick had one connotation. Consult your local meteorologist for the specifics.
Out in California, where the nation's No. 1 team lived for the last six weeks, the only measuring stick No. 2 UConn...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 4:42 PM
HARTFORD — For at least one Saturday afternoon, women's basketball returned big-time to an XL Center practically jammed pillar to post to see No. 3 UConn play Syracuse.
It was reminiscent of a day when the program and the building rocked in...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:33 PM
It wouldn't be right to call UConn's domination of Duke an aberration. Their games have been too one-sided to say the phenomenon is a fluke. Let's just say it's been trending heavily.
This trend certainly must be troubling to the Blue Devils, the...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Geno Auriemma does not need a lantern to see light at the end of the tunnel. He uses a calendar. When January turns to February on Friday, UConn's coach wants to make sure that his Huskies are ready to go where the sun shines in April.
That would be the...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
The UConn women's basketball series with Notre Dame this year has raised Husky frustration to an art form. Three times the Huskies had a great chance — or several great chances — and three times the Fighting Irish fended them off, once by a...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 9:45 PM
— In a frank and prophetic moment during the NCAA Bridgeport Regional, Geno Auriemma pulled away the curtain on his great freshman's psyche.
"Right away, from the Big East tournament, I saw a change in Breanna Stewart," Auriemma said. "She was...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 2:24 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma have been crossing paths for a long, long time.
The stakes seem to keep rising, too.
Auriemma arrived at Saint Joseph's as an assistant coach to Jim Foster in 1978, two seasons after McGraw...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 4:16 PM
NEW ORLEANS - Brittney Griner knows her future is in the WNBA.
But if Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is serious about his intention of drafting her, as he suggested earlier this week, Griner figures she has nothing to lose by giving it a shot....
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:58 AM
Brittney Griner and Baylor's path to a second straight national championship will have a familiar feel.
Then again, so will the whole NCAA women's basketball tournament. For the first time ever, the top four seeds are the same for consecutive seasons....
| Mar 23, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The first sign that normalcy had returned to UConn was tied in a Windsor knot around Geno Auriemma's neck.
It was a tie, the accessory strangely excluded from Auriemma's business attire during the Big East tournament. And Saturday's was a birthday tie;...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:47 PM
You figured Vanderbilt's hang time in Monday's NCAA Tournament second-round game would vastly surpass that of Idaho on Saturday.
To put it into geographic context, the Commodores, despite multiple injuries, seemed as distant from the Vandals as...