| Jun 12, 2015
| 2:17 AM
As often happens with recruiting, time and place can be just as important as skill and potential. And as it related to Molly Bent's journey to UConn, kismet came at the Deep South AAU Tournament in Raleigh, N.C., in April.
Bent, a promising 5-foot-9...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 2:16 PM
UNCASVILLE — Poised to become one of the WNBA's breakout players, Bria Hartley instead begins the new season balancing on crutches. This is what can happen; the stress of an unrelenting playing schedule sometimes results in a stress reaction to...
| May 16, 2015
The WNBA's normal offseason passes quietly and without incident, much like its regular season, which struggles to draw attention from those without direct involvement or interest. But not this time around.
The league has been thrust in the eye of the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:45 AM
Emptying out the thought notebook as we await the rollout on Monday of UConn's road map to a possible 10th national championship:
Stay grounded when watching: Those who cast aspersions on women's basketball on the basis on what happens above the rim...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:17 PM
There has never been any doubt that Kiah Stokes is a gifted athlete. Her body seems factory-made for basketball — long arms, longer legs, squared, muscular shoulders.
And one thing is certain: UConn has never had a greater shot-blocker, certainly...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:08 PM
On April 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena — apparently now the world's Coliseum of women's basketball — WNBA executives are going to put up or shut up as it relates to Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, the greatest three-pointer shooter in UConn history....
| Feb 28, 2015
| 3:57 PM
STORRS — There are your average game days. UConn has 30 of them this regular season. They carry the program purposely from November to March. But let's admit, it's been hard to tell one from the other since the predatory Huskysaurus started...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:59 PM
NEW ORLEANS – More than a decade ago, Diana Taurasi punted a basketball to the roof of New Orleans Arena to celebrate winning UConn's third straight national championship and the end of her iconic career. That was very cool.
Two years ago, another...
| 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...