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Top 25 Women: Geno Auriemma, Sylvia Hatchell win 1,000th games

Geno Auriemma won his 1000th game as top-ranked UConn beat Oklahoma 88-64 in the Hall of Fame women’s Holiday Showcase. Auriemma became the fourth women’s coach to reach the 1,000-win …

UConn coach Geno Auriemma offers to forego pay in education budget battle

Hall of Fame basketball coach Geno Auriemma has weighed into Connecticut’s budget battle, offering to go unpaid next year in response to criticism over high salaries at UConn.

Oregon hopes for monumental upset of UConn to reach Final Four

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 …

Jenkins: Bored by UConn women’s dominance? You must not like basketball

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 …

Chad: Why isn’t anybody paying attention to UConn women?

Every five years or so, a bunch of media knuckleheads – FYI: Couch Slouch is a media knucklehead emeritus – take note of the somewhat otherworldly, once-in-a-generation-or-three accomplishments of Geno …

UConn women win 91st straight to break their own NCAA record

Top-ranked UConn broke its own NCAA record with its 91st consecutive victory, scoring the first 21 points and romping past SMU 88-48 on Saturday.

Another 90-game streak just a number for UConn’s Geno Auriemma

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, …

President Obama says he’ll miss being visited by Auriemma, UConn women

The visits have been a constant through eight years of the Obama presidency.

UConn coach Geno Auriemma hospitalized with undisclosed illness

UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has been hospitalized with an undisclosed illness.

UConn women win fourth straight national title

Breanna Stewart and UConn stand alone. Geno Auriemma, too, after another flawless season by the dominating Huskies.

UConn nears unprecedented 4th consecutive NCAA championship

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.

Mind the gap: Auriemma doesn’t expect dominance to last

UConn coach Geno Auriemma doesn’t believe his program will dominate women’s college basketball forever – maybe just through April.

UConn-Notre Dame meet for a second straight year for NCAA women’s basketball championship

TAMPA, Fla. – The women’s basketball championship game will have a familiar feel to it with UConn and Notre Dame playing for the title for a second straight year. Unlike …

Geno Auriemma picks up win 900 as UConn beats Cincinnati

Geno Auriemma reached 900 victories faster than any other college coach when No. 2 UConn routed Cincinnati 96-36 on Tuesday night in Hartford, Connecticut. Auriemma needed just 1,034 games to …

UConn coach goes for 900th women’s basketball victory

UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma can record his 900th career win tonight when his second-ranked Huskies play host to Cincinnati. The victory, in his 30th season, would tie him …

NCAA: Auriemma call a violation

STORRS, Conn. – The NCAA has determined that UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma committed a secondary rules violation when he made a phone call congratulating Little League pitching star …

Something’s gotta give

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma were well aware of the talk. There has been a buzz throughout women’s basketball all season about the potential showdown between their …

Louisville stands in way of UConn’s eighth title

NEW ORLEANS – Geno Auriemma has never lost an NCAA women’s basketball championship game. Of course, his UConn Huskies haven’t had to face a team like upstart Louisville, which has …

UConn’s Auriemma puts blame on Notre Dame

NEW YORK – UConn coach Geno Auriemma thinks that the Big East conference’s realignment issues could have been solved years ago with one simple move – Notre Dame’s football team …

UConn’s 88th straight win ties UCLA men’s record

NEW YORK – This piece of history has been in the making for more than two years. Now, the Connecticut women’s basketball team has just about made it. The top-ranked …