Stories tagged: UConn Huskies
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
McKenzie Milton threw for 346 yards and five touchdowns and No. 21 UCF routed UConn 56-17 to extend the longest winning streak in the nation to 14 games. The reigning …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 11:52 a.m.
Don’t tell Jim Calhoun or his former players that UConn is no longer an elite basketball program. Calhoun says the program inherited by Dan Hurley is still the same one …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Arike Ogunbowale’s jumper from the corner with 1 second left lifted Notre Dame to a 91-89 overtime victory over UConn on Friday night in the national semifinals.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 2:49 p.m.
Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are in a familiar place – the Elite Eight.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 3:14 p.m.
Dan Hurley became a hot commodity after coaching Rhode Island to two straight NCAA Tournaments. On Thursday, he left for a bigger name in New England basketball. Hurley jumped across …
Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Gabby Williams wasn’t going to let a hip injury sideline her from the American Athletic Conference title game.
Mon., March 5, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Azura Stevens scored 21 points and pulled down 13 rebounds to lead top-ranked UConn to a 75-21 rout of Cincinnati in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament on …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Mercer is back in the women’s rankings for the first time in 38 years. The Bears, riding a 24-game winning streak, entered The Associated Press women’s Top 25 at No. …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
Katie Lou Samuelson scored 23 points and top-ranked UConn wrapped up its fifth consecutive American Athletic Conference regular-season championship, using a 43-0 first-half run to rout SMU 80-36 on Saturday.
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Napheesa Collier scored 26 points and Katie Lou Samuelson added 22 to lead UConn to a 124-43 rout of Wichita State on Saturday, for the second-most lopsided win in Huskies’ …
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Azura Stevens had 19 points and 10 rebounds off the bench to lead four players in double-figures scoring, and top-ranked UConn used a strong defensive effort to rout Houston 95-35 …
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
One week after seeing its 17-year run in the poll end, Stanford is back in the Top 25. The Cardinal re-entered the poll at No. 24 on Monday after beating …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Tennessee moves back into the top 10 after a big win while UConn continues to be No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
Harry Perretta has Villanova back in the Top 25. The Wildcats (5-0) entered The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday for the first time in 13 years.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Napheesa Collier scored 28 points, Gabby Williams had 25 and UConn advanced to its 10th consecutive Final Four with a 90-52 victory against Oregon on Monday night.
Sun., March 26, 2017, 8 p.m.
Oregon coach Kelly Graves planned a trip with his family in January to watch the men’s Final Four next week. It couldn’t have worked out better for the Ducks women’s …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 7:26 p.m.
Cincinnati’s quest for an American Athletic Conference title ended in each of the league’s first three years with a loss in the tournament to UConn. Not this time.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Napheesa Collier scored 24 points and top-ranked UConn routed Tulsa 105-57 on Saturday in the American Athletic Conference quarterfinals.
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Katie Lou Samuelson broke out of a shooting slump, scoring 29 points to lead UConn to a 91-48 win over Memphis that extended the Huskies record winning streak to 103 …
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Napheesa Collier had 26 points and 12 rebounds and top-ranked Connecticut held off Tulane 63-60 on Saturday night to push its record winning streak to 101 games.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
You don’t know what to do with yourself, do you? Spring training isn’t here yet, and who cares about Tom Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey, and golfers are still limbering …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Katie Lou Samuelson scored 19 of her 22 points in the first half and top-ranked UConn extended its NCAA record winning streak to 99 games with an 83-41 win over …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
It’s never about streaks with Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies. He’s been there and done that. When you already own the longest winning streak in NCAA college basketball history, …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 1 a.m.
UConn is bringing back Randy Edsall as coach, hoping to turn around the Huskies by rehiring the winningest coach in school history.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
The UConn Huskies are still the unanimous top choice in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll after having a week off for exams.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
UConn will skip its parade around campus in Storrs, Connecticut, because of unseasonably cold weather and rally indoors to celebrate its national champion women’s basketball team.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
Breanna Stewart and UConn stand alone. Geno Auriemma, too, after another flawless season by the dominating Huskies.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 9:56 p.m.
Coach Quentin Hillsman made defense the cornerstone of Syracuse’s rebuilding project.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 7:53 p.m.
Breanna Stewart came to UConn with the lofty goal of winning four national championships and the Huskies are now just one victory away from history.
Sat., Dec. 26, 2015, 6:53 p.m.
Freshman Chase Litton had a helping hand in leading Marshall to a third straight 10-plus win season.