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UConn’s upset is good for the game

Connecticut did something Friday night that they haven't in a while: they lost a game. And that's good for women's basketball in many ways. First,...

Oregon upsets, UConn holds off to advance to Elite 8

Bridgeport, Conn. - Oregon stunned Maryland with a dominating performance in Sweet 16 play Saturday, 77-63, to advance to the Elite 8 for the...

Complete domination: UConn and Kia Nurse send message to the Tournament...

Geno Auriemma, a man rarely at a loss for words, seemed awed by Connecticut’s performance in the NCAA Tournament second round game Monday in...

Fitzgerald sets AAC Tournament scoring record in quarterfinal win

The American Athletic Conference - and its tournament - is dominated by Connecticut, which has never lost a game in conference play. In the...

The AAC Tournament might feature better basketball than you think

Each year about midway through the conference schedule I think “Hey, the American Athletic Conference is becoming a top-tier mid-major.” So far, every year...

Connecticut ties own streak with 20 minutes of near-perfect basketball

As UConn stomped East Carolina last week for its 89th consecutive victory, there was hardly a ripple in the sports world - a very...

Why hasn’t UConn lost yet? Ten reasons

This is what it looks like when UConn has a “rebuilding” year: 10-0 in mid-December, in the midst of an 85-game winning streak. Teams were...

UConn’s young team faces challenges without superstars

No team lost more to graduation last year than the Connecticut Huskies. The most successful class in the school’s storied history became the three...

Olympic break in the WNBA: everybody to their corners to get...

Normally at this point of the WNBA season, teams would be taking a five-day break for the All-Star game, allowing many athletes to recharge...

Curbing abuse allegations and transfers will take communication

For the last few years, the refrain among coaches that young people are a different breed today has been growing louder. This spring, among...