| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Every game is a learning experience, for those who play and those who watch. Here's what we learned after the UConn women's 87-32 win over East Carolina at the XL Center on Wednesday:
1. She goes down, she gets up: When you see how fast Moriah Jefferson...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:01 PM
HARTFORD — On the day that the texture of the WNBA draft was changed by a trade, so might have been the list of players picked high in the first round.
Early Wednesday, the Connecticut Sun traded the third overall pick — and Renee Mongtomery...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 3:08 PM
CINCINNATI — When you've won 17 in a row and pounded eight conference opponents by an average of 49.4 points, it's understandable that a team might like to keep its edge by chasing individual and team milestones.
This season, the UConn Huskies...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 5:26 PM
STORRS — As UConn pursues a third straight national championship, there is other work going on geared to what it anticipates is coming in the future.
The program is preparing Natalie Butler, the 6-foot-5 transfer from Georgetown, to step in after...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 4:49 PM
STORRS — Sue Bird returned to Gampel Pavilion on Sunday as part of ESPN2's broadcast team. While it represents a new venture in her life, it doesn't mean the former UConn All-American, seven-time WNBA all-star and three-time Olympic gold medalist is...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 12:20 PM
STORRS — As she works her way around the floor, it's not hard for Morgan Tuck to notice how different the nature of the conversation seems to be from the sideline.
There was a time when the coaches felt the need to push her to move, and frankly it...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 11:21 AM
DALLAS – While Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis was pursuing Diana Taurasi's UConn record for career three-pointers, a chase that seemed to stall even as it was picking up speed over the past four games, Geno Auriemma saidhe saw something about his senior...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 4:49 PM
DALLAS -- UConn doesn't return to class from winter break until Jan. 20. That will finally end the vacation that traditionally pleases students but disrupts any flow student-athletes create during the first two months of the basketball season.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:04 PM
During their careers, UConn players are usually more than happy to adopt the corporate approach in the all-for-one quest for national championships. There are a lot of rules about decorum and comportment to learn and follow. As the record shows, no one is...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville
TV: ESPN2 (Dave O'Brien, Rebecca Lobo)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce, Debbie Fiske)
Series history: UConn, 2-0
Last meeting: UConn, 106-64, Dec. 23, 1999, Gampel Pavilion...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The 12-day break that bridged UConn's victories over Notre Dame on Dec. 6 and DePaul on Friday was not spent nonchalantly. It was exam time, and by Dec. 13, each UConn player had finished her academic requirements.
This is always a nervous time around...