| 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 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 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 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 21, 2014
| 7:46 PM
UNCASVILLE — It was after one of the campus practices early in the season when Geno Auriemma's attention turned to Gabby Williams.
Auriemma has a record nine national championships. He also has a record nine million wisecracks, and he decided to...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:59 AM
UNCASVILLE — Kia Nurse knows that her first semester as a student and eight games as an athlete at UConn have featured a broad spectrum of emotions for her freshmen class. And she has loved just about every minute of it.
"It's been fantastic for...
| 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 26, 2014
| 5:45 PM
STORRS — Back in the days of the old Big East and the newborn American Athletic Conference, UConn's league schedule was filled with at least a few games each season that might make Geno Auriemma lose a few minutes' sleep on the night before a game....
| Dec 27, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Geno Auriemma is literally on top of the world of women’s college basketball following Saturday’s win over SMU at the XL Center.
The victory, UConn’s eighth straight, made Auriemma the all-time leader in winning percentage in the...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 7:18 PM
HARTFORD — For the first nine games this season, Moriah Jefferson seemed a step behind, tough to imagine for someone so instinctive and quick. The determination, confidence — the acceleration — that characterized her performance last...