| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:14 PM
STORRS — When Geno Auriemma has been asked about entering a season as defending national champion, he always says he doesn't look at it in the chronological sense. That's because Auriemma understands how the nature of life affects his program....
| Feb 9, 2015
| 9:00 PM
STORRS – For as long as UConn has played games like Monday's contest against No. 1 South Carolina — its 20th 1 vs. 2 matchup — coach Geno Auriemma has felt conflicted.
Does the game mean everything because of its significance to the...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 4:31 PM
MEMPHIS — As UConn prepares for its showdown Monday against No. 1 South Carolina, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, its senior All-American, believes that the Huskies will walk onto the floor at Gampel Pavilion perhaps somewhat undervalued.
| Jan 31, 2015
| 12:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It matters little to Tonya Cardoza that she's been coach of women's basketball at Temple since 2008. Philadelphia? Sure, she loves it. But it's just a zip code when it comes to pro sports passions.
She was born and raised in...
| 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...