| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:59 AM
UNCASVILLE — Kia Nurse knows that her first semester as a student and eight games as an athlete at UConn have featured a broad spectrum of emotions for her freshmen class. And she has loved just about every minute of it.
"It's been fantastic for...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:00 PM
HARTFORD — For the first time in 10 years and perhaps for the last time in a very long time, Duke will play UConn at the XL Center on Monday.
Take note, American Athletic Conference fans: This will be the last game against a Top 10 opponent for the...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The sports fan in me died Sept. 9, 1972. Forty two years later, it isn't difficult to make such an admission. The hard part is admitting the sports fan in me returned from the dead in the waning days of 2014.
Growing up in the 1960s as a fan of the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:46 PM
NEW YORK – For the first two years of her career, Morgan Tuck's attention was focused on regaining her health.
Knee surgery and inactivity created what appeared to be a daunting, frustrating obstacle to becoming the quality player she hoped to...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 6:13 AM
During his 30 years as UConn’s coach, Geno Auriemma and his staff have built a strapping infrastructure that has transported one of the strongest brand names in collegiate sports from title to title.
Along the road travels a steady flow of...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 5:38 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — During his 30 years as UConn's coach, Geno Auriemma and his staff have built a strapping infrastructure that has transported one of the strongest brand names in collegiate sports from title to title.
Along the road travels a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:34 PM
One recurring theme of Geno Auriemma's media sessions this season has centered on his team's need for leadership after the graduation of All-Americans Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson.
On Saturday, after an impressive 76-58 win over No. 2 Notre Dame,...
| 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...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 4:03 PM
STORRS — Every season brings new challenges, even for a veteran coach who has turned winning national championships into the athletic equivalent of a sunrise.
"Coach makes it very clear to us every day in practice that we're not as good as we...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 12:02 PM
If he was really in the mood, perhaps if there was one still in his closet, Geno Auriemma could have worn his West Chester University hooded sweatshirt Sunday when the UConn opened the preseason of the 2014-15 season, his 30th as the big man on...