| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:14 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — After having a miserable first half at Baylor with four turnovers, Bria Hartley was reminded by Geno Auriemma she needed to do better. This was nothing new. And he did so in a way she would not forget.
Hartley listened intently,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Geno Auriemma knew what he had with Breanna Stewart long before she arrived at UConn.
Stewart was a wiry 6-feet-4, mobile and skillful, with arms longer than just about any player he'd seen with her skill set.
Different, he realized. Extraordinary, he...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:20 PM
There is legitimacy for the reason UConn did not view Monday's game with No. 7 Baylor with a starry-eyed stare. The game was significant to the Lady Bears in their post-Brittney Griner season.
But these games hold different value to UConn, the eight-...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:44 PM
NEW YORK — Geno Auriemma has learned over time how to conserve and restore his energy. His life is a virtual appointment book and he manages to move seamlessly during the offseason between recruiting trips, speaking engagements, wine and...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Hartford women's basketball coach Jen Rizzotti just returned from Las Vegas, where she served USA Basketball as a court coach for the first national team practice of Geno Auriemma's second term.
On Thursday, Rizzotti said that if USA Basketball and...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:07 AM
As expected, the roster for next month's U.S. women's basketball minicamp in Las Vegas has a heavy UConn presence with eight past and present players, as well as coach Geno Auriemma. The roster was announced officially on Thursday with former Huskies...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:25 PM
By the end of this week, another benefit of playing for the eight-time national champion UConn women's basketball program will become apparent to its current core four.
Seniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley, junior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Golf--The British Open Championship, 6 and 8 a.m. (ESPN)
Cycling--Tour de France, Stage 20, 6:30 a.m. (NBCSN)
Softball--Women’s National Pro Fastpitch, USSSA Pride at NY-NJ Comets, 1 p.m. (ESPN2)
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Diana Taurasi got the biggest ovation Saturday. Candace Parker got the sterling silver Tiffany trophy.
During pre-game introductions at the 2013 WNBA All-Star Game, Taurasi got a bigger ovation than Tina Charles, bigger than Lindsay Whalen and even Maya...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:54 PM
UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Rebekkah Brunson had a season-high 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Lynx in a 91-77 victory over the Connecticut Sun on Thursday night.
Seimone Augustus scored 18 points, Maya Moore had 17, Lindsay Whalen added 12...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Did anybody else laugh at this LeBron James quote last week?
"I can't worry about what everybody says about me. I am LeBron James from Akron, Ohio, from the inner city, I'm not even supposed to be here. I'm blessed."
With all due respect, he is...