| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:24 PM
STORRS — As they returned to the Gampel Pavilion court for practice Monday morning, Geno Auriemma and the UConn women's basketball team were relishing in their surroundings.
After a week on the road, they are working on their game on their home...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:48 AM
STORRS – There are moments when the national magnitude of UConn women's basketball shines brighter than usual. One such moment unwrapped before Tuesday's 50-point win over Houston at Gampel Pavilion.
In a pregame ceremony, five of UConn's nine...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Garteig carrying the load: Quinnipiac sophomore goalie Michael Garteig leads the nation in games played and started (23), total minutes (1,396:48), percentage of team minutes (99.4), wins (15), ties (5) and shutouts (4). Garteig, of Prince George, B.C.,...
| Dec 14, 2013
NEW BRITAIN — The last time Ansonia did not win a football game, Montrell Dobbs ran 52 times for 311 yards in the 2010 Class S state championship against St. Joseph-Trumbull.
The last time Ansonia finished No. 1 in the various state polls and...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:44 PM
NEW YORK — Geno Auriemma has learned over time how to conserve and restore his energy. His life is a virtual appointment book and he manages to move seamlessly during the offseason between recruiting trips, speaking engagements, wine and...
| 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...
| 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 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 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 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...