| Jan 5, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Truth is, women's basketball needed this. The Big East certainly needed it.
They needed a game to feel good about between national powers, archrivals, conference antagonists who pulsed and punched from start to finish.
They got it.
| Jan 6, 2013
STORRS — If Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis hadn't missed the wide-open three with six seconds left, we're not having this conversation.
If the woman who coach Geno Auriemma called the best three-point shooter in the country had swished it and UConn had...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Jen Rizzotti had just finished talking to reporters about Hartford's extraordinary pregame ceremony, about the Newtown massacre and was still dabbing tears from her eyes when she sat down at Chase Family Arena.
Any question was going to be easier than...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Even the strongest team constantly stands on a fragile fault line. All that separate it from falling into a sink hole are ill-timed acts of nature and an inspired opponent.
The No. 3 UConn women found that out again on Saturday when one foot suddenly...
| Mar 29, 2010
This is as close to " Hoosiers" as UConn had come this season — old-time Midwest arena against an opponent with old-school attributes intent on administering the old-fashioned upset.
But Sunday's Sweet 16 game against Iowa State wasn't a movie. And...
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:31 PM
— There has been a purpose for all the hard work the UConn women have invested this season. It's all about the prize, the goal and the quest. The Huskies always want to chase it. And tonight, the carrot on the string will be dangled at the...
| Mar 23, 2010
| 7:57 PM
Temple coach Tonya Cardoza said this week that she cherishes the ground Geno Auriemma walks on, but she also had no interest in following his hallowed path while her team disappeared into NCAA oblivion.
Auriemma said he felt the same way about her and...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 9:18 PM
Surrounded by a dozen reporters, tape recorders and cameras, she couldn't quite recall what might be considered her magic number.
"Oh gosh, I have no idea," said Kelly Faris, when asked about her current number of consecutive team titles. "Maybe, I don'...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 8:15 PM
Whether Maya Moore is the greatest player in UConn history is debatable. Arguments can be made on behalf of at least a half dozen others, all accomplished, memorable and iconic.
But when UConn records are revised following her graduation, Moore's name...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 11:45 AM
STORRS -- It's all about attention to detail at UConn. That's what the Huskies have mastered to build their women's basketball dynasty.
It's about discipline as much as talent, decorum as much as defense. It's about playing as a team on the court and...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 11:54 AM
Half of UConn's roster is made up of freshmen, a group that will greatly shape this season for the two-time defending national champions.
Reminds you of: Kara Wolters
The skinny: Played with Bria Hartley...
| Dec 5, 2010
| 11:56 AM
Maya Moore became UConn's all-time leading scorer, hitting her first seven shots from the floor to lead the Huskies to a 86-32 victory over Sacred Heart before 10,223 Sunday at the XL Center.
The win was UConn's 86th in a row. They need two more to tie...