| Jan 26, 2014
| 3:52 PM
HARTFORD — Junior guard Brianna Banks did not play Sunday against South Florida because of a left ankle injury she sustained in practice last week.
"Hopefully, she will be back sooner rather than later," Geno Auriemma said. "She has tried [to play]...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:44 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Geno Auriemma has handicapped the odds predicting how good practice habits and game performance correlate.
"You know, I've heard it 100 times; there are some players who are just game players," Auriemma said. "Well, you know what?...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Breanna Stewart's place in UConn basketball history is on reserve. On Tuesday, the sophomore scored a career-high 37 points, shooting 15 of 19 from the field, to bring her within 77 points of becoming the 39th player in program...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:24 PM
PHILADELPHIA – Approximately six miles from where he was raised in Norristown, Geno Auriemma time traveled Tuesday to McGonigle Hall.
This place, an incubator of regional college basketball, was one of the places Auriemma watched and learned...
| Jan 18, 2014
Site: Rutgers Athletic Center, Piscataway, N.J.
Time: Sunday, 3 p.m.
TV: ESPN2 (Pam Ward, Rebecca Lobo)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske)
Series history: UConn, 30-6
Last meeting: UConn, 65-45, Feb. 16, 2013, at...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When UConn assistant football coach Ernest Jones talked about spirituality in his role as director of player engagement, he set off a controversy that prompted the school president to say that "employees can't appear to endorse or advocate for a...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:00 PM
It would be a lie to say that Kevin Dineen had this all planned as he sat there at Zetra Ice Stadium awaiting his next shift at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo.
Playing alongside Canadians who later would have hockey ties to Hartford — Dave...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:14 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — After having a miserable first half at Baylor with four turnovers, Bria Hartley was reminded by Geno Auriemma she needed to do better. This was nothing new. And he did so in a way she would not forget.
Hartley listened intently,...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:03 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Since he was raised not far from the campus, and often exudes personality trails aligned with those who hang out on game night, Geno Auriemma understands what motivates the Rutgers women's basketball fan.
"People are giving Gov....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:22 PM
As it turns out, Courtney Ekmark did not have the chance to watch her future teammates take care of business Sunday at Rutgers.
She was at home, helping out like a big sister, because her brother Andrew's club team was having a meeting. But she did...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
STORRS — Power sometimes comes in pint-sized packages. It is not an attribute cornered by just the bigger players. That's because power often lies more in belief than in the bicep. And the proof is Moriah Jefferson.
The sophomore guard is barely 5...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:01 PM
HARTFORD — Perhaps it was too much to ask for. After all, UConn had just played two road games against ranked opponents that offered enough competition and suspense to at least get its heart rate up.
These days, that's what constitutes a nail-...