| Apr 4, 2015
| 7:18 PM
Breanna Stewart has joined another exclusive club, and she is only a junior.
Connecticut's versatile star is the winner of The Associated Press Player of the Year award for the second consecutive year, becoming just the fifth player to accomplish the...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:55 PM
UConn women's stars Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis are among 12 finalists for the Wade Trophy, given annually to the top Division I women's basketball player. Previous Huskies to win include Maya Moore (the only player to win three in a row),...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:08 PM
On April 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena — apparently now the world's Coliseum of women's basketball — WNBA executives are going to put up or shut up as it relates to Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, the greatest three-pointer shooter in UConn history....
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:06 PM
STORRS – The continuity of talent responsible for USA Basketball's domination of World Championship and Olympic competition is vitally important to the effort. But now it seems it is becoming just as important to find the same commitment from the...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Geno Auriemma is not the only women's basketball coach to celebrate multiple championships over the past four years by shaking President Obama's hand.
Cheryl Reeve, coach of the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx, has done it twice after winning the 2011 and 2013...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was not surprised with the decision of freshman Sadie Edwards to transfer following UConn's win over Notre Dame on Dec. 6.
"It didn't work," Auriemma said.
Edwards, who began her high school career helping lead Mercy-...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 5:43 PM
When Geno Auriemma decided to accept his second term as coach of USA Basketball's senior national team, he understood what was expected. The mandate was winning another world championship.
And even though his team didn't have as much preparation time as...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 1:05 PM
When Geno Auriemma decided to accept his second term as coach of USA Basketball’s senior national team he understood what was expected. The mandate was winning another world championship.
And even though his team didn’t have as much...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Although it didn’t gain traction until the second quarter, the USA senior national team advanced to the finals of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The USA plays Spain for...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:09 PM
The USA women's national team advanced to the final of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The Americans play Spain for the title. Spain defeated Turkey 66-56 in Saturday's other semifinal. Spain was led...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:30 PM
U.S. Women Defeat China
The U.S. women's basketball team took a double-digit lead six minutes into the first quarter and pulled away from China for a 99-75 victory Saturday at an international tournament in Paris in advance of the world championships...