| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:49 PM
CINCINNATI — Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, already UConn's most prolific three-pointer shooter, officially joined the pantheon of its greatest scorers Sunday at Cincinnati.
Playing in just her 122nd game, Mosqueda-Lewis scored 19 points in 16 minutes to...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:26 AM
CINCINNATI – When Geno Auriemma and his assistants shook hands with Cincinnati's coach before Sunday's game at Fifth Third Arena it was far from a perfunctory gesture.
That's because Jamelle Elliott, although now six years removed, remains as...
| 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 2, 2014
| 1:35 PM
UNCASVILLE — Under normal circumstances, holding the third and fourth draft picks in the first round would seem to be a great opportunity to turn a team around. But the 2015 WNBA draft does not appear to be a stellar one, certainly not the variety...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 4:11 PM
ESTERO, Fla. – Geno Auriemma can really spin metaphors. And when asked this week what he thought of his team after three games, he pulled another out of his verbal garage and took it for a long drive.
"This is going to be a long road," Auriemma...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:41 PM
NEW YORK – On the way to a 40-0 record and its second straight national championship in women's basketball last season, UConn had its way in the American Athletic Conference. The Huskies were 18-0, winning by an average of 37.4 points.
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:54 PM
DAVIS, Calif. – The more Geno Auriemma has won in 29 seasons at UConn, the more he has enjoyed it. And really, how much more fun does someone need after nine national championships since 1994-95?
But what Auriemma really loves is practice. That's...
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:31 PM
— There has been a purpose for all the hard work the UConn women have invested this season. It's all about the prize, the goal and the quest. The Huskies always want to chase it. And tonight, the carrot on the string will be dangled at the...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Somehow, they did it again.
Coach Geno Auriemma and his University of Connecticut women's basketball team weren't supposed to win the NCAA National Championship in 2013. This was supposed to be a rebuilding year, defined at UConn as only going to the...
| Mar 29, 2010
This is as close to " Hoosiers" as UConn had come this season — old-time Midwest arena against an opponent with old-school attributes intent on administering the old-fashioned upset.
But Sunday's Sweet 16 game against Iowa State wasn't a movie. And...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 8:15 PM
Whether Maya Moore is the greatest player in UConn history is debatable. Arguments can be made on behalf of at least a half dozen others, all accomplished, memorable and iconic.
But when UConn records are revised following her graduation, Moore's name...