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Women’s Top 25 roundup: No. 1 UConn crushes SMU 80-42

Women’s Top 25 roundup:

Gonzaga climbs to No. 15 in latest AP women’s basketball poll

The Gonzaga women’s basketball team jumped three spots to No. 15 in the latest AP poll released on Monday. The Bulldogs (19-2), coming off wins last week over San Francisco …

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018

Gonzaga women move to No. 20 in latest AP basketball poll

Zags climb one spot in poll as UConn remains No. 1 after a pair of close games last week.

Notre Dame still No. 1 in women’s AP Top 25

Notre Dame and UConn remain the top two teams in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll, setting up a 1-vs.-2 matchup on Sunday.

Minnesota enters women’s AP Top 25, top 5 remain unchanged

First-year Minnesota coach Lindsay Whalen became the 39th person to play and coach a team that was ranked when her alma mater entered the women’s basketball poll Monday at No. …

UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018

UConn: Kevin Ollie fired for impermissible contact, workouts

UConn says it fired coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper workouts and contact with recruits by Ollie and former UConn star Ray Allen. The violations are …

UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018

Washington’s 5-run eighth tops UConn 7-1 in NCAA baseball opener

Levi Jordan and AJ Graffanino had three hits apiece, including RBI singles in a five-run eighth inning, to lift third-seeded Washington over No. 2 seed UConn to start the NCAA …

UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018

UConn fires basketball coach Kevin Ollie with school under NCAA inquiry

UConn has fired basketball coach Kevin Ollie, with the team under NCAA investigation and the Huskies having completed their second straight losing season.

UConn still leads way in AP women’s basketball poll

UConn continues to lead the way in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll. The Huskies (20-0) are once again the unanimous No. 1 team, receiving all 32 votes from the …

Rutgers back in AP women’s hoops poll; UConn still No. 1

Rutgers is back in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll for the first time since 2015. The Scarlet Knights jumped into the AP Top 25 on Monday at No. 21, …

UConn women No. 1; Villanova ranked for first time since ‘04

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.

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.

UConn, Irish, South Carolina, Baylor top seeds in NCAAs

UConn’s drive for five will begin at home.

UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

Century mark! UConn women win 100th straight game

Add 100 consecutive wins to the UConn Huskies’ long list of milestones.

UConn still No. 1; Drake enters women’s basketball poll

UConn continues its run at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll while Drake earns its first ranking since 2001.

Women’s Top 25 roundup: No. 8 Texas women outlast No. 4 Florida State 92-88 in 2OT

Brooke McCarty scored a career-high 29 points as No. 8 Texas won its 19th straight Monday night, beating No. 4 Florida State 92-88 in double overtime in Tallahassee, Florida.

Williams leads UConn to rout of Houston, 95th straight win

Gabby Williams scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead top-ranked UConn to its 95th straight win, a 91-42 women’s basketball rout of Houston on Saturday.

UConn still tops in AP women’s basketball poll

Fresh off its record-breaking 91st consecutive victory, UConn remained the No. 1 team in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday.

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.

UConn’s 90-game women’s basketball streak among best in sports history

UConn’s women’s basketball team is on the verge of winning its 91st straight game, which would break its own NCAA Division I record that was set between 2008 and 2010.

Player to sue UConn over punishment for giving middle finger

A former UConn soccer player who lost her scholarship after giving the middle finger to a television camera plans to sue the school, calling her punishment excessive.

UConn unanimous choice as No. 1 in women’s hoops poll

After two more road victories, UConn is now the unanimous No. 1 in women’s hoops.

UConn new No. 1 in AP women’s basketball poll, passing Irish

The Huskies passed Notre Dame for the top position in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday, barely edging the Irish by two points. The rivals will face each other …

In Brief: Ward shines as No. 6 Houston rolls

Greg Ward Jr. threw for a career-high 389 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in just more than three quarters to help sixth-ranked Houston beat Connecticut 42-14 on Thursday night …

Newsmakers: Illinois dismisses Nunn

Dismissed Illinois on Tuesday dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery. Withdrawn Washington State’s Josh Hawkinson, Ike Iroegbu and Conor …

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 celebrates NCAA women’s title with victory parade

The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team has been feted with a victory parade through downtown Hartford following its unprecedented fourth consecutive NCAA tournament championship.