| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:02 PM
UNCASVILLE — Diana Taurasi turned 32 last week, just another number.
"I don't think growing up is in the plans for me," Taurasi said Thursday at Mohegan Sun Arena. "It's not on my bucket list."
Good for her. Good for women's basketball. It was...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Here’s some very good news about Diana Taurasi. She’s has no plans to shake off the youthful vigor she has for life.
“I don’t think growing up is in the plans for me,” she said Thursday at the Mohegan Sun Arena. “It&...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:36 AM
UNCASVILLE — The 5,014 Sun fans gave Kara Lawson a decidedly mixed reaction upon her return to Mohegan Sun Arena Thursday night. Although Lawson had nothing bad to say about anybody after the Mystics beat the Sun 74-66, it was no secret that she was...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Championship game, April 4, 2004, UConn 82, Georgia Tech 73
Highlights: Emeka Okafor was immense for the Huskies with a double-double (24 points, 15 rebounds). ... Ben Gordon scored 21 and Rashad Anderson 18. ... UConn led 13-12 with 12:46...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:17 PM
HARTFORD — When Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was concerned that the season was close "to getting away" from sophomore Morgan Tuck, he was referring to a decision that Tuck and the staff might soon have to make about her future.
Tuck missed her...
| Feb 22, 2014
To commemorate Geno Auriemma's 1,000th game at UConn on Saturday at Houston, The Courant reached out to many of those who helped play a role in his Hall of Fame career since he came to the school in 1985. Here is some of what resulted:
The Guarding Of...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:44 AM
It's likely that Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley will be among the 12 players taken in the first round of the 2014 WNBA draft. If that happens, they will join the list of 13 Huskies first-rounders since the draft began in 1998.
2001: Svetlana Abrosimova...
| Aug 22, 2011
Reza Badiyi, a prolific television director whose credits included "Get Smart" and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and who set a Directors Guild of America record for directing the most hours of episodic series television, has died. He was 81.
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:53 AM
Originally published April 7, 2004
NEW ORLEANS -- It was three weeks ago, on Selection Sunday, when UConn coach Geno Auriemma reflected on an arduous regular season.
The Huskies had lost four games -- a rarity in the past few seasons -- and players...
| May 12, 2011
Is spring really, finally here?
The answer is at your local actively managed forest preserve. Are there little wildflowers popping out beneath the trees? If so, bring out the hammock.
One visit to the Reed-Turner Woodland Nature Preserve in Long Grove,...
| May 31, 2009
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Legislation aimed at curbing local school boards' power hasn't fared well so far this legislative session, testament, perhaps, to the boards' collective influence in Baton Rouge, if not to the strength of their argument that they...
| Feb 5, 2009
| 3:36 PM
Big East Player of the Year
Maya Moore 2009
Maya Moore 2008
Diana Taurasi - 2004, 2003
Sue Bird 2002
Shea Ralph 2000
Svetlana Abrosimova 1999
Nykesha Sales 1998
Kara Wolters 1997
Jennifer Rizzotti 1996
Rebecca Lobo 1995, 1994
Kerry Bascom 1991,...