| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:30 PM
"We huddled," Hayes said. "We were supposed to set a double screen, and Kelly said if they play it wrong, she's going long. I was looking for that first. She went. I threw a perfect pass. She caught it like a running back and she finished."
| Jul 16, 2012
| 8:46 PM
— There has been much discussion in recent days about how this year's U.S. Olympic men's basketball team stacked up against its most famous predecessors, the Dream Team of 1992. There also has been a good deal of trash talking too by legendary trash...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 8:47 PM
— The U.S. women's basketball team destroyed China, 114-66, on Saturday afternoon at Olympic Park Basketball Arena, closing pool play unbeaten in five games and setting team records while doing so.
In winning its 38th straight Olympic game, the...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 11:45 PM
After the United States overwhelmed France, 86-50, in the Olympic women's basketball final Saturday in London, new introductions were in order.
"My name is not Angel McCoughtry. My name is Angel McCoughtry, gold medalist," the former St. Frances star...
| Aug 11, 2008
CONTINUING TO MAKE A SPLASH: Michael Phelps comes back for more in the 200-meter freestyle (scheduled for 10:16p.m.). Natalie Coughlin, Katie Hoff and Aaron Peirsol are other headliners in the pool. Chs. 11, 4
MORE OF A TEST FOR WOMEN'S BASKETBALL? It'...
| Aug 5, 2008
Michael Phelps sneaked into Beijing almost unnoticed. He's unlikely to go out that way.
Phelps, of Rodgers Forge and the probable star of the Beijing Olympics, avoided hundreds of fans, photographers and reporters yesterday by taking a side door out to a...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:40 PM
The last time the UConn women's basketball team failed to get to the Sweet Sixteen was March 1993. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis wasn't born yet.
"Ooooh," Mosqueda-Lewis said Monday night partially in awe of the program's amazing consistency and partially in...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 8:35 PM
In the greatest rivalry in women's college basketball history, UConn and Tennessee played 22 times in the 12 years between 1995 and 2007.
For UConn and Notre Dame, this will be 14 times in three years and 55 days. This will be 11 times in two years...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:06 PM
It would make for a delicious metaphor to assert that Kelly Faris plays as if there is no scorebook.
Only it wouldn't be a metaphor.
"Points, that's one thing I never did emphasize very much," Bob Faris said. "There was never even a book kept on our...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 9:21 PM
A year of championships, suspensions and seemingly endless tension dominated the Pasadena-area sports scene in 2012.
While the writers and editors of the Pasadena Sun came up with a list of 30 impact events that took place within the coverage area,...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:33 AM
On Sunday night, we saw the past and it was Baylor.
On Monday night, we saw the future and it will be UConn.
Between the "was" and the "will be," of course, is the "is." The present is a fickle matter in competitive athletics, although over the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:01 PM
PASADENA — There is a real possibility that no one from the Pasadena Poly girls' basketball program will ever match the entire body of work of graduating senior Michelle Miller.
The 17-year-old, who lives within walking distance of the 378 student-...