| Jan 19, 2015
| 12:11 PM
As UConn (16-1, 6-0) prepares to play Central Florida on Wednesday, Moriah Jefferson has been in the midst of a statistical whirlwind that has propelled her into the forefront of All-American consideration. At the same time, it has obliterated any...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 12:20 PM
STORRS — As she works her way around the floor, it's not hard for Morgan Tuck to notice how different the nature of the conversation seems to be from the sideline.
There was a time when the coaches felt the need to push her to move, and frankly it...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 4:39 PM
STORRS – During the summer playing for the Canadian senior national team at the FIBA World Championship, UConn freshman Kia Nurse remembers being briefed on the intricacies of the offense run by USA Basketball before the teams played last...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 2:55 PM
STORRS — There are times during practice when UConn freshman Gabby Williams appears to be staring into space, her head on a perpetual swivel. Coach Geno Auriemma said he notices that on occasion.
He said he looks at Williams and sees a well-meaning...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 8:23 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 87-28 win over SMU in Dallas on Sunday:
1. Long season guaranteed: There is absolutely nothing UConn can do about it. The Huskies...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 4:46 PM
DALLAS — With 16 minutes, 32 seconds left in first half at Moody Coliseum, UConn senior Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis stood behind the arc, nearly at the midpoint of its looping span. It was from there that she took a back pass from Moriah Jefferson and...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 1:04 PM
DALLAS — If pure talent were the only requirement, UConn recruits would move through their careers without leaving skid marks. But it's not that easy. The road is windy, often slippery; hey, it's Storrs, remember. Sometimes you need a sand truck...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was not surprised with the decision of freshman Sadie Edwards to transfer following UConn's win over Notre Dame on Dec. 6.
"It didn't work," Auriemma said.
Edwards, who began her high school career helping lead Mercy-...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 8:59 AM
The 12-day break that bridged UConn’s victories over Notre Dame on Dec. 6 and DePaul on Friday was not spent nonchalantly. It was exam time and by last Saturday each of its players had finished their academic requirements.
This is always...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The 12-day break that bridged UConn's victories over Notre Dame on Dec. 6 and DePaul on Friday was not spent nonchalantly. It was exam time, and by Dec. 13, each UConn player had finished her academic requirements.
This is always a nervous time around...
| 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...