| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The regional finals of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament will be played this weekend in Lincoln, Neb., South Bend, Ind., Palo Alto, Calif., and Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at how the brackets break down.
UConn: The Huskies will...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:26 PM
DePaul's Doug Bruno was named Wednesday as Big East Conference women's basketball coach of the year and two of his players, junior guard Brittany Hrynko and senior forward Jasmine Penny, were unanimous choices on the All-Big East first team.
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:42 PM
STORRS – The postgame ceremonies were over but the emotional ride had not reached its conclusion. Kevin Ollie took the microphone and let 10,000 of his closest friends in on a little secret.
"I'm planning to come back here in April and raise a...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 10:37 AM
STORRS — When it comes to UConn, the questions surrounding the NCAA Tournament never deal with "what if" as much as "where from."
Such is the case again this season. The No.1 Huskies (34-0), defending national champion, champion of the first...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:01 PM
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"30 for 30" charts the rise and fall of...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:14 AM
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- John Swofford won’t confirm details until contracts are signed, but during an interview Saturday the ACC’s commissioner did not dispute Daily Press and other media reports that the conference will take its basketball...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:08 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun remembers meeting Niels Giffey at Gampel Pavilion in the spring of 2012, disquieting days for the UConn basketball program.
Players were leaving for the NBA, which was one thing. Others were transferring.
"I remember Niels...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:31 AM
DALLAS — He built a basketball powerhouse, a multiple national champion, in a place where it never was supposed to happen.
He played Big East ball for a Hall of Fame coach, became known for an inexorable work ethic, and later served as an...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:49 PM
UNCASVILLE – It appears the great misfortune of Louisville is to operate in this time and place: the Big East, the American Athletic Conference in the era of UConn. Imagine how disheartening it must feel at times.
The Cardinals have played two...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
MEMPHIS — The first American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament is here, and it caps an inaugural season of celebration. The emerging league prominently featured terrific guards and coaches.
"There was a lot of talk about what it was,...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Two basketball documentaries air this weekend in advance of the NCAA tournament, with one earning championship honors and the other settling for the old college try. ESPN seldom connects the dots as well in examining sports' role in society -- or the...