| Jan 24, 2015
| 5:21 PM
CINCINNATI — Geno Auriemma has found solutions for just about all the problems he has encountered running his program. Still, there always has been one that has troubled him more than most, because he knows it unfairly punishes players for their...
| Jan 23, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — UConn's spring semester started Tuesday and the women's basketball team boarded another plane, braced to live out of the suitcases that have served as the main fashion accessory in their lives the first two months of the season....
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:16 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – UConn's magical ride through the American Athletic Conference took it once again on Wednesday to the place where dreams come true. At least, that's what it says in the chamber of commerce brochure the tourists clutch on the plane....
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Every game is a learning experience, for those who play and those who watch. Here's what we learned after the UConn women's 100-45 win over Central Florida at CFE Arena on Wednesday:
1. The ultimate Top 10: There may never have been a more beloved...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:41 AM
It seems funny, but not really in the belly laugh way, to remember the manner the bully conferences of women's basketball once made fun of the old Big East.
Geno Auriemma had a very difficult time reconciling how little respect his old conference was...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:45 PM
STORRS – A few minutes after UConn completed its 92-50 win over South Florida at Gampel Pavilion, Geno Auriemma sidled up to the rookie analyst on ESPN2's telecast for a short postgame interview.
Sue Bird likely is the greatest point guard to play...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:18 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — During its championship era, UConn has featured many of the game's best guards, but most have been positional hybrids in terms of the required skill set. They have all been able to handle the ball and pass, but foremost they were...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:18 PM
HARTFORD — After Sunday's win against St. John's, coach Geno Auriemma used his humor to soften a blow that he was delivering about the lack of production from his bench.
"I like where the bench is," Auriemma said. "If it was anyhere else, I...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:32 AM
While UConn head women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma and his team were beating St. John's in the Maggie Dixon Classic in New York City Sunday, son Michael Auriemma, was also at work, giving friends and family a sneak peek at his dad's newest...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:09 PM
HARTFORD — For someone who has built his legacy setting records, Geno Auriemma really has little time for them during the season, especially when the focus of outsiders on their pursuit obscures his vision of what's important.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:07 PM
Over the course of the season, The Courant will look back at the coaches and players who were a part of UConn's first national championship team 20 years ago (1994-95 season).
WEST HARTFORD — The two biggest things in Jen Rizzotti's life —...