| 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....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:43 PM
STORRS — With two minutes, 40 seconds remaining in another UConn women's rout Tuesday night, Stefanie Dolson left the Gampel Pavilion floor for the final time. Geno Auriemma briefly threw one arm around her as Dolson went down the line to slap hands...
| 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...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:04 AM
What's in a number? Well, apparently it depends on what number and how attached a player has become to wearing it during their careers.
When Renee Montgomery played for the UConn women she wore No. 20 and then put it on again when the WNBA's Minnesota...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:13 PM
The UConn women have won seven national titles. Here's a look at how the program did the year after each of the first six championship seasons:
Next season (34-4): The Huskies lose their opener to Louisiana Tech and drop two other regular...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Coming off the second consecutive undefeated national championship, UConn Nation was, of course, giddy with anticipation about what the 2010-11 season would bring for the women's basketball team.
No more Tina Charles or Kalana Greene, remember.
| Apr 4, 2011
Writers from around the Tribune Co. weigh in on the loss by two-time defending NCAA women's champion Connecticut to Notre Dame in Sunday's tournament semifinals. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment......
| Jan 19, 2010
The last time the UConn women played at Duke, Geno Auriemma had some pregame fun with the students who call themselves the Cameron Crazies. He called their impact overrated; wiseguy things like that.
But prior to Monday's return, Auriemma was quiet,...