| 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 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 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.
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:32 PM
The Connecticut Sun, with the primary goal of getting back to the playoffs after missing them the past two seasons, will begin their 13th year at Mohegan Sun Arena against Washington on June 5 and will play three of their first four games at home....
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Once the Red Sox lost out on Jon Lester, which was no great surprise, they moved quickly to fill their rotation, adding lefthander Wade Miley (Arizona) and righthander Rick Porcello (Detroit) in trades, then reaching an agreement with free agent...
| 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...