| 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 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| 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......