| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:11 PM
STANFORD, Calif. — If UConn wanted a clear picture of how poorly it played in an 88-86 overtime loss to Stanford Monday night, it was reflected by the Stanford students who rushed the floor after seeing the Huskies fall apart in several phases of...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 3:06 PM
STORRS — Despite its sustained success, UConn does not automatically enter every season with natural-born senior leaders capable — or willing — to brace the program against the trouble that comes its way.
Even before Monday's overtime...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:46 PM
STORRS — UConn's depth received its first test Sunday with the announcements that forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis would not play against Creighton because of the flu and that freshman guard Courtney Ekmark is out 4-6 weeks with a stress reaction in...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 4:11 PM
ESTERO, Fla. – Geno Auriemma can really spin metaphors. And when asked this week what he thought of his team after three games, he pulled another out of his verbal garage and took it for a long drive.
"This is going to be a long road," Auriemma...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Lin Dunn retired as coach of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever after the 2014 season, ending a career that spanned five decades in women’s basketball as a player and coach. She went out on top with her induction to the women’s basketball Hall...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 8:46 PM
ESTERO, Fla. — Lin Dunn retired as coach of the Indiana Fever after the 2014 season, ending a career that spanned five decades in women's basketball as a player and coach. She went out on top with her induction to the women's basketball Hall of...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:41 PM
NEW YORK – On the way to a 40-0 record and its second straight national championship in women's basketball last season, UConn had its way in the American Athletic Conference. The Huskies were 18-0, winning by an average of 37.4 points.
| 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...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Here's a look at UConn center Natalie Butler, the transfer from Georgetown, who must sit out this season.
She's a very nice young woman, exactly the kind of person you would expect UConn to pursue.
This story will also run in The Courant on...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:25 PM
STORRS — If circumstances were different, Natalie Butler would be preparing for her sophomore season at Georgetown this week, fresh from her impactful debut as Big East freshman of the year, close to family that she cares so much about in Fairfax,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:19 PM
STORRS — Among Geno Auriemma's tangible coaching attributes is a practical side. That is what convinced him there was no need to start work as early as just about every other women's basketball team in the nation.
Auriemma knows the Huskies will be...