| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:06 AM
A student journalist in a ponytail, who couldn't have been more than 11 or 12 years old, asked Maya Moore Saturday about the impending end of her great college career.
She wanted to know if the nation's consensus player of the year, its first three-...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:10 AM
BRISTOL -- The photograph was the moment that stood out for her. The girls she had grown up with playing AAU basketball. The young women she had admired through four years in college. The opponents she had battled hardest right through the Final Four...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:22 PM
Takijng a look at the 2011-12 UConn women's basketball roster, players and assistant coaches:
G/F, 5-9, Fr.
Great speed and defensive ability
C, 6-3, Jr.
Working to improve offensive game
| Jan 16, 2012
| 8:24 PM
There are days when playing the UConn women is the most futile endeavor in sports. On those days, the opponent is so overwhelmed, so out of its element, that the game seems over when the bus pulls up to the building.
For an example, we direct your...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 3:42 PM
— Like a prized baker in his kitchen, Geno Auriemma uses the same recipe every year in the hopes of making something worthy of his discriminating taste.
It's in the repetition: meshing, adjusting, cajoling and convincing them to defeat...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 4:56 PM
During the long recovery from her severe left ankle sprain in late August, UConn junior Bria Hartley could feel herself tickled at times by playful teammates and coaches.
The idea was to keep the mood light as Hartley recovered. She was stressed about...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:02 PM
After three leisurely days on the island, Geno Auriemma pulled up a little on the recreational reins before UConn played its Paradise Jam opener this week.
The fun and sun was cut back on Thursday so the team would be rested and ready for some run and...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 6:54 PM
— UConn fans have counted seven national championships and a dozen Final Four appearances since 1995.
Still, there have been times when coach Geno Auriemma hasn't been able to count to past seven looking for players capable of giving him what he...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:03 PM
This was never really about the final score. If it was, UConn's 102-45 win over Hartford at Chase Family Arena would have diminished what the day really was about. And it didn't.
"I said before the game that I believed this would be a win-win...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Back home in snowy Connecticut on Saturday, a measuring stick had one connotation. Consult your local meteorologist for the specifics.
Out in California, where the nation's No. 1 team lived for the last six weeks, the only measuring stick No. 2 UConn...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:40 PM
When you consider that UConn held Stanford to 11 field goals and 35 points just two days earlier, what happened Monday at the Matthew Knight Arena made perfect sense.
Oregon, in yellow shoes bright enough to light the northern sky, was simply no match...