| Nov 23, 2011
We've seen some major highs and lows in the world of sports in our backyard of Central Florida and beyond this year and the Orlando Sentinel Sports staff wanted to take a moment to give thanks for our top sports moments in 2011....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Hampton point guard Khadijah Berger, who will go into her senior season with 941 career points, has committed to Temple.
Berger took an unofficial visit to to the campus in Philadelphia last month. She turned down several suitors, including Virginia...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 7:08 AM
Boo Williams was disappointed, but not discouraged after a long day ended with his elite girls’ 16-and-under AAU basketball team eliminated from the weekend’s Nike Invitational that bears his name.
Boo’s girls fell to a smart,...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The 12-day break that bridged UConn's victories over Notre Dame on Dec. 6 and DePaul on Friday was not spent nonchalantly. It was exam time, and by Dec. 13, each UConn player had finished her academic requirements.
This is always a nervous time around...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:54 PM
BRIDGEPORT — After waiting impatiently for nearly two weeks to play since the win at Notre Dame on Dec. 6, UConn finally bounced a ball with purpose again at the Webster Bank Arena on Friday.
The inactivity, one of the longest breaks in his 30...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 8:59 AM
The 12-day break that bridged UConn’s victories over Notre Dame on Dec. 6 and DePaul on Friday was not spent nonchalantly. It was exam time and by last Saturday each of its players had finished their academic requirements.
This is always...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:24 PM
STORRS — While assimilating into the established culture of USA Basketball's senior national team last autumn, Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve, one of two new assistants on Geno Auriemma's staff, noticed the dynamic between Auriemma and his top...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was not surprised with the decision of freshman Sadie Edwards to transfer following UConn's win over Notre Dame on Dec. 6.
"It didn't work," Auriemma said.
Edwards, who began her high school career helping lead Mercy-...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Geno Auriemma is not the only women's basketball coach to celebrate multiple championships over the past four years by shaking President Obama's hand.
Cheryl Reeve, coach of the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx, has done it twice after winning the 2011 and 2013...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:31 AM
On Friday, ESPN announced next year’s UConn-Notre Dame game, the last in the current two-year series between the national powerhouses, would be the cable network’s featured “Jimmy V Women’s Classic.”
The game will be...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:21 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — On Friday, ESPN announced next year's UConn-Notre Dame game, the last in the current two-year series between the national powerhouses, would be the cable network's featured "Jimmy V Women's Classic."
The game will be played in...