| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Diana Taurasi got the biggest ovation Saturday. Candace Parker got the sterling silver Tiffany trophy.
During pre-game introductions at the 2013 WNBA All-Star Game, Taurasi got a bigger ovation than Tina Charles, bigger than Lindsay Whalen and even Maya...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Kevin Ollie, coach, will be in Brooklyn Friday night to face Maryland in UConn's basketball season opener. Kevin Ollie, dad, will not be at the Glastonbury-New Britain football game to watch his son Jalen excel at quarterback for the fifth-ranked team...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:20 PM
STORRS — Her right elbow hit the court so hard and she screamed so loud that it sent chills up the UConn bench, down the Stanford bench and all the way to the top rows of Gampel Pavilion.
"Help me!" Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis screamed. "Help me!"
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Her nickname is Bonn Bonn. She probably should be MoJeff or MoJet or MoMach4. Like her uniform number suggests, Moriah Jefferson plays at four times the speed of sound.
But, no, it's Bonn Bonn.
"You know Cinnabon in the mall?...
| Aug 4, 2013
So, the Manchester Fire Department gets a call late last month for a vehicle fire on I-84, and when the truck gets there finds an overheated limo and 20 stranded occupants, among them being several models who had been on their way from Boston to New York....
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:51 PM
WACO, Texas — For Geno Auriemma, it is an Odyssey worth taking. For Geno Auriemma, it is an Odyssey worth facing.
If Auriemma had insisted otherwise as we stood there Saturday in UConn's new favorite playpen, Webster Bank Arena in...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:55 AM
Over three and a half decades, Nancy Stevens has won more games than any coach in the history of NCAA Division I field hockey. Before Sunday, she had not won the one that mattered most.
"A couple of years ago we lost on penalty strokes to Maryland in...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:08 PM
STORRS — Between the UConn opener in November and the Olympic gold medal game in August 2016, Geno Auriemma might be favored to win every game he coaches.
With Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn could, incredibly enough, run off...
| Sep 22, 2013
EAST HARTFORD —If they played like this every game, they wouldn't be 0-3. If they played like this every game, Paul Pasqualoni wouldn't be 10-17 since taking over in 2011 and his job wouldn't be hanging by a thread or two.
If the Rentschler...
| Apr 19, 2009
When Tajama Abraham played AAU basketball for Boo Williams' program in the early 1990s, she had no idea if college coaches were watching her, largely because she couldn't identify or even name college coaches. She simply loved playing.
| Dec 22, 2010
Tina Charles flew in from Russia. Kemba Walker, Randy Edsall, Richard Blumenthal — the who's who of Connecticut — descended from all parts Nutmeg. In the middle of Geno Auriemma's postgame press conference on this historic night, even the...