| 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 29, 2014
| 9:40 PM
HARTFORD — All that talk about Duke's height and Duke came up small again.
All the talk about the best rebounding team in the country and Duke got outrebounded.
All the talk about Duke's size and the smallest player on the floor stole the show....
| 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...
| May 20, 2014
| 3:47 PM
The commitment of Katie Lou Samuelson, California's Gatorade player of the year as a high school junior at Mater Dei last season, sets UConn up with a truly dynamic top 12 players for next season. Here's a look at the potential Husky roster on opening...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:44 AM
It's likely that Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley will be among the 12 players taken in the first round of the 2014 WNBA draft. If that happens, they will join the list of 13 Huskies first-rounders since the draft began in 1998.
2001: Svetlana Abrosimova...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:20 AM
STORRS — During the course of his Hall of Fame career, now enriched by eight NCAA championships and an Olympic gold medal, UConn's Geno Auriemma has distinguished himself by digging below the surface of the apparent.
It is there, buried under the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The hardest thing to do is win a national title when most folks consider you one of the favorites, but that didn't seem to faze the UConn women. A look at their 2012-13 season.
Nov. 11: UConn 103, College of Charleston 39
Breanna Stewart had 21 points....