| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:49 PM
As Briann January lay motionless on the floor in pain, teammate Tamika Catchings covered her face with a towel to hide her tears from fans. January collapsed early in the fourth quarter with an injury to her right knee while going after a defensive...
| 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-...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 10:20 AM
STORRS -- Imagine the kismet of the moment for Mater Dei girls basketball coach Kevin Kiernan on his first day on the job four summers ago.
The Santa Ana, Calif., school was known for spawning college quarterbacks; some good, like Matt Barkley and Colt...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:49 PM
Five players who showed up in Storrs and made an impact on the UConn women's basketball team as freshmen:
Maya Moore (2007-08)
Started 30 games in 2007-08 and averaged 17.8 points and 7.6 rebounds to become the first freshman in Big East history, men or...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 1:26 PM
STORRS -- He is who he is, says what he says. And after 27 years of press conferences, some even conducted in Italian, there's no chance public opinion, pressure or pleading will keep Geno Auriemma from speaking his mind.
"Generally speaking, there is...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 2:56 PM
UConn assistant coach Shea Ralph was sitting in her office recently when freshman center Kiah Stokes strode in with a big smile on her face.
During a decade as an assistant at Pittsburgh and UConn, Ralph has learned to expect anything at times like this....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:10 AM
BRISTOL -- The photograph was the moment that stood out for her. The girls she had grown up with playing AAU basketball. The young women she had admired through four years in college. The opponents she had battled hardest right through the Final Four...
| Apr 6, 2010
When she finally takes the time to dwell on the accomplishments of her college career, Tina Charles will be able to measure it by the series of awards and trophies she won as a senior.
"I don't think I'll be able to enjoy everything until I'm happy and...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 10:55 AM
Taurasi was the 2000 Naismith and Parade Magazine National High School Player of the Year. She completed her high school career ranked third (behind Giuliana Mendiola's 3,069 and Cheryl Miller's 3,446) in California state history with 3,047 points....
| Aug 4, 2009
| 9:59 PM
Penny Taylor scored seven points of her 18 points in overtime, including a key 3-pointer with 1:03 remaining, to lift the Phoenix Mercury to a 101-90 over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night.
Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to lead Phoenix (16-6), which...
| Feb 26, 2009
| 1:49 PM
It hardly seems possible UConn could have realized what was in store in 1985 when it hired an Italian immigrant, just 31 years old, with a college coaching resume just five-years thick, to lead its women's basketball team into the 1990s.
| Sep 15, 2008
INDIANAPOLIS - Tammy Sutton-Brown scored a career-high 26 points and the Indiana Fever set a franchise scoring record in a 103-89 win over the Phoenix Mercury in the regular-season finale for both teams on Sunday.
Katie Douglas scored 24 points, Ebony...