| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:08 PM
On April 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena — apparently now the world's Coliseum of women's basketball — WNBA executives are going to put up or shut up as it relates to Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, the greatest three-pointer shooter in UConn history....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:42 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — Another thrill ride through 18 games in the American Athletic Conference season, punctuated by the exclamation mark of a winning margin of 48.7 points, has escorted UConn to its customary early March launching pad. Yes, another...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:38 AM
TAMPA, Fla. – Back in the day, as Geno Auriemma would say, UConn's regular season always ended with a crescendo. There was Notre Dame, until the Irish left the Big East. Then there was Louisville, until the Cardinals bolted the American Athletic...
| Mar 3, 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 88-65 win over South Florida at the Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla. on Monday:
1. Stewart is the player of year: My respect for Moriah...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 7:01 PM
TAMPA, Fla. – As just about every freshman who plays college basketball discovers, the season has a tendency to pound them down once January turns to February. Juniors Breanna Stewart and Moriah Jefferson suffered through it two years ago. And...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:53 PM
HARTFORD — In this humdrum world of American Athletic Conference basketball, there are few nights when the anticipation of history not only moves to center stage but moves the audience excited about its arrival.
Say what you will about UConn's...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:43 PM
STORRS — This would be the perfect afternoon for the perfect shooter.
This was a Senior Day that Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis knew she would share with Kiah Stokes, but suddenly found herself sharing with her little brother. Xander, 4 years old, bow tie,...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 2:19 PM
NEW ORLEANS — It's not unusual to hear professional athletes admit how compelled they are to perform because there might be someone in the stands who has come just to see them and might never have the chance again. Joe DiMaggio said it, Derek Jeter,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:37 PM
TULSA, Okla. — It's never unusual to see UConn alums practicing with the current team. And last week, before leaving for Saturday's game at Tulsa, Kelly Faris and Kalana Greene were working with the Huskies at the Werth Champions Center.
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:23 PM
STORRS — National champions are people, too. Geno Auriemma knows the players on his nine title-winning teams naturally love to feel special. And what helps make them feel really nice is thinking their former coach believes they were the best and...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 6:10 PM
STORRS — Twenty years ago, Geno Auriemma spent Valentine's Day preparing for a game two days later at Pittsburgh, fresh off a win at Seton Hall that improved his talented team's record to 21-0.
The game at Pitt would come exactly one month after...