| 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 6, 2013
| 3:26 PM
STORRS — It was a field trip, which for some students is perhaps a license to tune out, lay low.
Jason Irizarry took a group of UConn basketball players from his urban education class to one of the poorest districts in the United States, to the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:48 PM
— This first night of the UConn women's basketball season Friday differed greatly from First Night, the extended pep rally preceding it two weeks ago.
This was about business. For the defending national champion, the business at hand was...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Jessica Babe led four players in double-figures with 17 points as the Central Connecticut women's basketball team defeated Rhode Island 65-58 Wednesday in New Britain for its first victory of the season.
T. Meade of CCSU was there to write it up....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:18 AM
When the No. 8 Maryland women’s basketball team hosts top-ranked UConn on Friday, the Terrapins will need to forget last year’s pair of double-digit losses against the Huskies.
Hostile environments, injuries and a host of other concerns...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:09 PM
The No. 1-ranked University of Connecticut women’s basketball team is now 10-0 heading toward a Dec. 17 game at No. 2 Duke. The Huskies have absorbed injuries to Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Morgan Tuck and Kiah Stokes, but has still put the hammer down...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:35 PM
A link to a feature story on UConn women's hockey coach Chris MacKenzie, which ran in Thursday's Courant.
The UConn bio for "Mac."
The Huskies schedule, roster and statistics.
| Sep 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
EAST HARTFORD —If they played like this every game, they wouldn't be 0-3. If they played like this every game, Paul Pasqualoni wouldn't be 10-17 since taking over in 2011 and his job wouldn't be hanging by a thread or two.
If the Rentschler...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Winning the 2013 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship brought the University of Connecticut players to the White House this past week. But it was their scholarship and dedication to community service, as much as their court skill, that captured...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Somehow, they did it again.
Coach Geno Auriemma and his University of Connecticut women's basketball team weren't supposed to win the NCAA National Championship in 2013. This was supposed to be a rebuilding year, defined at UConn as only going to the...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Aaron Hernandez once said that rejecting UConn to play football for the University of Florida was the best decision he ever made — in part because it allowed him to get away from his hometown of Bristol.
While Hernandez might have tried to flee...