RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Geno Auriemma

A collection of news and information related to Geno Auriemma published by this site and its partners.

Top Geno Auriemma Articles

Displaying items 49-60
  • On The Fly: No Penalty For Pineda's Use Of Pine Tar

    To the Fly, pine tar is as frightening as fly paper. But we don't mind it as a pitching aid. Hey, we've known many sportswriters who tape a list of adjectives to their wrists to help them make their stories dip and soar. So leave Michael Pineda alone. A...
  • Students Should Be Pushed To Succeed

    We have been called the land of two Connecticuts because of economic conditions within the state; however, there is another disparity. We congratulate the UConn basketball teams for their wins in the NCAA tournament. We glory in their willingness to...
  • UConn A Great Educational Institution

    The editorial in Tuesday's Courant pointing out the great win by the UConn men's basketball team in Texas [April 8, "A Season For The Ages"] failed to mention that the student athletes that played for this great Final Four team are being educated in one...
  • Capitol Steps: Courant Columnist To Make Good On Boast After UConn Men Win It All

    Capitol Steps: Courant Columnist To Make Good On Boast After UConn Men Win It All
    And so I walk. ... "Color me not convinced. Call me the Doubting Pitino if you want, but I'll carry this banner from the state Capitol to Gampel Pavilion if UConn wins the national championship." Those are the 30 words that got me into trouble. Those...
  • Pride For UConn, Shame On Vandals

    I hold my head high, proud to call myself an alumni of the NCAA Division I basketball capital of the world. Congratulations to Kevin Ollie, Geno Auriemma, all the players and the staff who worked so hard to make this season so successful! Shame on the...
  • UConn Women Return To Campus As Champions

    UConn Women Return To Campus As Champions
    STORRS-For the second straight day, students and fans celebrated a national championship on the UConn campus. After the national champion men’s basketball team had a pep rally on Tuesday, the UConn women’s basketball was honored with a victory...
  • UConn Women: Facts & Figures

    Breanna Stewart is just the third sophomore to win the Associated Press player of the year award. Stewart has played in two Final Fours and was most outstanding player both times. The last back-to-back winner was Tennessee's Candace Parker in 2007-08....
  • Some Extra Bonus Money For Geno

    UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma, off a base salary of $400,000, is getting $208,333.31 in bonus money. The Hall of Fame coach, who won a record ninth title Tuesday night, surpassing former Tennessee coach Pat Summitt, gets one month's salary...
  • Students, Fellow Athletes Turn Out to Honor UConn Women

    STORRS — For the second day in a row, students and fans celebrated a national championship on the UConn campus. After the men's basketball team had a pep rally Tuesday, the UConn women were honored with a victory lap around campus Wednesday. The...
  • On The Fly: UMass Basketball Player Comes Out As Gay

    It is hard to comprehend the burden he felt, except to know it must have been heavy. UMass starter Derrick Gordon has come out as the first openly gay male college basketball player in Division I history, as first reported by espnW.com. Gordon said it was...
  • Tennessee and UConn may renew series in women's basketball

    Tennessee and Connecticut haven't played a women's basketball game since Jan. 6, 2007. They haven't met for the national championship in 10 years. Yet some memories were revisited amid the celebration following UConn's 79-58 victory over Notre Dame at...
  • Dolson And Hartley: Seniors Leave UConn As National Champs

    Dolson And Hartley: Seniors Leave UConn As National Champs
    NASHVILLE — Stefanie Dolson stood in the UConn locker room Tuesday night in Bridgestone Arena, a national championship cap on her head, a piece of twine from the cut-down net poking out from under it. "It feels great," Dolson said. "You want to...