| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:34 PM
TULSA, Okla. — After dealing with its suffocating efficiency over the years, DePaul coach Doug Bruno once called UConn's defensive skill its dirty little secret.
Bruno's point was that the Huskies' proficiency guarding the ball was as instrumental...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:22 AM
It has never been unusual to see members of UConn’s alumni practicing with its current team. And last week, prior to departing for Saturday’s game at Tulsa, both Kelly Faris and Kalana Greene were working with the Huskies at the Werth...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:37 PM
TULSA, Okla. — It's never unusual to see UConn alums practicing with the current team. And last week, before leaving for Saturday's game at Tulsa, Kelly Faris and Kalana Greene were working with the Huskies at the Werth Champions Center.
| Jan 20, 2015
| 4:21 PM
UConn has had some pretty good guards in the Geno Auriemma era. With current guard Moriah Jefferson taking more of a leadership role, beat writer John Altavilla ranks the Huskies' all-time guards:
1) Diana Taurasi: Still considered by many the greatest...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Once the Red Sox lost out on Jon Lester, which was no great surprise, they moved quickly to fill their rotation, adding lefthander Wade Miley (Arizona) and righthander Rick Porcello (Detroit) in trades, then reaching an agreement with free agent...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Breanna Stewart has again been chosen the American Athletic Conference player of the week. And freshman guard Gabby Williams is the league’s freshman of the week.
This is Stewart's second player of the week after also receiving the honor on Nov....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:26 PM
STORRS — Invited to the dedication of the privately funded $40 million Werth Family Basketball Center on Friday were a number of former women's basketball players from the past nine UConn national championship teams.
Meghan Pattyson-Culmo, Rebecca...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:46 PM
STORRS — The $40 million Werth Family UConn Basketball Champions Center, christened on a Friday when dual national championships would be celebrated across the street, is beautiful. Beyond beautiful, really, borderline spectacular compared to what...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Playing for Geno Auriemma is not easy. And it shouldn't be, or so say those who fully subscribe to the risk-reward theory of finding success.
But that's not really the point now, as the state celebrates his record ninth women's basketball championship....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:32 AM
STORRS — Stefanie Dolson has lost to Stanford once, in her freshman year when the Cardinal broke UConn's 90-game win streak.
In November, No. 1 UConn beat then-No. 3 Stanford 76-57 at Gampel Pavilion in a nationally televised game. The Huskies...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:56 PM
STORRS — Aside from the inevitable personnel changes, there is something else that distinguishes this UConn team from the one that won the national championship last season.
These Huskies enter the NCAA Tournament reasonably healthy. That wasn't...