| May 16, 2015
The WNBA's normal offseason passes quietly and without incident, much like its regular season, which struggles to draw attention from those without direct involvement or interest. But not this time around.
The league has been thrust in the eye of the...
| May 12, 2015
| 2:43 PM
The greatest player in women's college basketball is enjoying what amounts to a five-day hiatus from the various responsibilities that come with that title.
"What would I like to do? Probably nothing," Breanna Stewart said Monday. "I'd like to just enjoy...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 2:52 PM
Soon, the Family Farm Ice Cream shop in Wallkill, N.Y., will debut a new sundae. It will honor Stefanie Dolson, the former Minisink Valley High player who won two national championships at UConn and just completed her rookie season with the WNBA's...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 2:14 PM
When Geno Auriemma was asked about the perception Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis would have difficulty guarding players like Diana Taurasi in the WNBA, the UConn coach offered a cryptic response.
"Tell me who can guard [Taurasi]?" Auriemma said.
| Apr 15, 2015
| 12:39 PM
UConn has had 27 players drafted by WNBA teams.
1998: Rita Williams, Washington, Round 2;
1999: Kara Wolters, Houston, 3; Jennifer Rizzotti, Houston, 4
2000: Paige Sauer, Los Angeles, 2
2001: Svetlana Abrosimova, Minnesota, 1; Kelly Schumacher,...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:42 AM
The journey began when they gathered as collection of players in search of an identity and it culminated when a team made history on a Tuesday night in Tampa, Fla.
In between, the UConn women’s basketball team had so many traits of so many teams...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 2:39 PM
TAMPA — They have the Wade Trophy winner in Breanna Stewart. They have the NCAA's top three-point shooter in Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis. They have three WBCA All-Americans (Stewart, Mosqueda-Lewis and Moriah Jefferson) and WBCA high school player of the...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 10:11 AM
Members of the UConn women's basketball team who have achieved All-America status (list privided by UConn):
Breanna Stewart, 2014-15
Breanna Stewart, 2013-14
Maya Moore, 2010-11
Tina Charles, 2009-10
Maya Moore, 2009-10
| Mar 27, 2015
| 3:05 PM
ALBANY — If you haven't noticed, the UConn women exist in an alternate universe where the air is rarefied and expectations can be overwhelming.
Where else in college sports does the fan base make Final Four reservations in the time between...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 5:33 PM
STORRS — If there is a recipe for success against the best women's college basketball team in the country, this wasn't a bad first ingredient.
Rutgers, unafraid at Gampel Pavilion, was physical and aggressive in its NCAA Tournament game against...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:17 PM
There has never been any doubt that Kiah Stokes is a gifted athlete. Her body seems factory-made for basketball — long arms, longer legs, squared, muscular shoulders.
And one thing is certain: UConn has never had a greater shot-blocker, certainly...