| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:13 PM
The day UConn joined the American Athletic Conference, its four-year deal with SNY to televise men's and women's basketball and its related content ended.
"There was a clause in the original deal stating that if UConn joined another conference during the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The hardest thing to do is win a national title when most folks consider you one of the favorites, but that didn't seem to faze the UConn women. A look at their 2012-13 season.
Nov. 11: UConn 103, College of Charleston 39
Breanna Stewart had 21 points....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:53 AM
UNCASVILLE — They began perusing the rosters at the airport in Texas, continued studying on the flight to Connecticut and had the names of their future opponents memorized on the drive to the Mohegan Sun.
Keena Mays and Akil Simpson, the players...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
There seems to be no past tense about how a former UConn women's basketball player feels about the program after graduation.
Players tend to stay connected. Of course, when that connection relies on the Internet, sometimes keeping in touch presents...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:29 PM
STORRS — Brianna Banks certainly was not the first UConn women's basketball player to have an ACL injury. And unless physiology evolves faster than we expect, she won't be the last.
But that doesn't mean her injury, and its aftermath, weren't...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:22 PM
First Night represented the start of the 2013-14 season for UConn's defending national champion women's basketball program.
But for guards Sadie Edwards, Gabby Williams and Courtney Ekmark, Friday night — the weekend, actually — was more...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:27 PM
STORRS — If he really wanted to, Geno Auriemma could have taken advantage of a new NCAA provision allowing formal practices to begin 42 days before the first game of the season. That would have been way back at the end of September.
Kevin Ollie and...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:07 PM
STORRS — OK, first off, the all-important dancing star of the individual First Night introductions: I thought Amida Brimah might have edged Big Momma Stef, the bad Dancing Queen herself.
"Yeah, whatever," senior Stefanie Dolson said Friday. "Amida...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:28 PM
STORRS — Geno Auriemma has some questions for UConn football fans.
To be clear, he's not criticizing anyone. He's merely asking questions — deep questions that at least require some thought.
"Are you waiting for us to give you a reason to...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:02 PM
After years of benefiting from playing in NCAA Regionals on virtual home floors, the UConn women's basketball team must win on the road to get to another Final Four this season.
UConn will host first- and second-round games at Gampel Pavilion this...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:41 PM
There are about 30,000 UConn alumni living in Fairfield County, according to the university. An appreciable number of them have significant disposal income. Many have influence.
That would include Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, who was a UConn freshman...