| Jan 4, 2015
| 4:28 PM
NEW YORK – Sunday's game against St. John's at Madison Square Garden was the sixth time UConn had played in what is euphemistically referred to as the World's Most Famous Arena. And it was the Huskies fourth appearance in the Maggie Dixon Classic,...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The UConn women's basketball team is coming off a 40-0 season and will hang another national title banner to the collection. Here are five things to look for on First Night.
1. Tuck rule: Depending on how you evaluate the roster, forward Morgan Tuck...
| 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.
| Jul 8, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Much attention was immediately placed on UConn's five freshmen in the preseason. Nothing unusual about that. Most people had never seen them play and the curiosity was high.
In UConn's second and final preseason game against Indiana (Pa.) one of the five...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 12:19 PM
With the NCAA Division I record for consecutive victories tucked away, the UConn women headed to California for a quick trip that would eventually alter history.
It began in Stockton, of all places.
By JOHN ALTAVILLA
| Aug 2, 2011
| 12:22 PM
The UConn women headed to Stanford with their 90-game winning streak, a tremedous sense of satisfaction but a big disadvantage in the post.
The Stefanie Dolson that UConn saw last December was not the player it would see later in the season. The December...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 12:29 PM
From the deep snow of South Bend, the Huskies traveled to the greatest city in the world - duh, New York - to play St. John's at Madison Sqaure Garden in the second game of a doubleheader that began with the Syracuse men vs. St. John's.
It was another...
| 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-...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 4:13 PM
There was, as usual, the Maya Moore show, with the all-world Connecticut senior scoring 10 of her team's final 13 points, finishing with 23 points and 14 rebounds.
"This season, she has had to carry that team on her back,'' Georgetown coach Terri...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 11:45 AM
STORRS -- It's all about attention to detail at UConn. That's what the Huskies have mastered to build their women's basketball dynasty.
It's about discipline as much as talent, decorum as much as defense. It's about playing as a team on the court and...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 10:48 AM
Maya Moore's first game as a husky
Originally published Nov. 17, 2008
By halftime of UConn's opener Sunday against Georgia Tech, coach Geno Auriemma, interested in discovering what wrinkles still need ironing, had the lecture material he needs to get...