| 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 12, 2014
| 3:33 PM
WACO, Texas — Geno Auriemma knows a big player when he sees one. But getting to know her sometimes takes more time.
Last September, when USA Basketball ran a brief training camp in Las Vegas, Auriemma found that getting to know Baylor senior...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 4:05 PM
No. 1 UCONN at No. 7 BAYLOR
Site: Ferrell Center, Waco, Texas
Time: 7 p.m.
TV: ESPN2 (Beth Mowins, Doris Burke and Stephanie White)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske)
Series history: Tied, 2-2
Last meeting: Baylor, 76-70,...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:39 AM
DURHAM, N.C. — It is 180 miles from Cameron Indoor Stadium to Emerald Isle, N.C., where the Stewart family of Cicero, N.Y, vacations each October on the Carolina coast.
"I don't get to go anymore," Breanna Stewart said wistfully the other day....
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
STORRS — There are times it seems nearly impossible to locate Moriah Jefferson on the court. She is barely 5 feet 7, thin as a paper clip.
But in time, her presence becomes unmistakably huge. She emerges from the crowd of bigger bodies, fast and...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 1:54 PM
STORRS — Geno Auriemma, his industry's biggest star, will coach his 983rd women's basketball game for UConn Sunday against California.
But it will be just the fourth time he has played at the World's Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden, since...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
STORRS — Geno Auriemma's plan for the return of Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Morgan Tuck wasn't really his.
It was designed by UConn's athletic training and medical staff; those more familiar with the turnovers that can stymie rehabilitation game...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Mitchell Etess, an old casino man, didn't bother to bring a good luck charm. He already knew the score.
"I know there's really nothing to do to affect the odds," the CEO of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority said Tuesday after the pingpong balls fell in...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:02 PM
The Phoenix Mercury dealt the Sparks three of their four home losses this season, the final one being the knockout punch.
The Sparks were eliminated from the playoffs Monday in a 78-77 loss to the Mercury in Game 3 of their best-of-three first-round...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:21 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Chelsea at Tottenham, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester City at Aston Villa, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Arsenal at Swansea City, 11:30 a.m. (NBC)
College Football--South Carolina...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi picked up the most unusual foul when she kissed Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus after the two exchanged shoves in their WNBA playoff game on Thursday night.
Minnesota topped Phoenix 85-62 in Game 1 of the West...