Stories tagged: UConn
Mon., March 4, 2019, 8:09 p.m.
Top 25 roundup:
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 11:52 a.m.
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, 4:03 p.m.
Zags climb one spot in poll as UConn remains No. 1 after a pair of close games last week.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
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.
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
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, 10:19 a.m.
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, 2:05 p.m.
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, 1:14 p.m.
UConn has fired basketball coach Kevin Ollie, with the team under NCAA investigation and the Huskies having completed their second straight losing season.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
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 …
Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 11:50 a.m.
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, …
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.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
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.
Mon., March 13, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
UConn’s drive for five will begin at home.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Add 100 consecutive wins to the UConn Huskies’ long list of milestones.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
UConn continues its run at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll while Drake earns its first ranking since 2001.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
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.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
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.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Fresh off its record-breaking 91st consecutive victory, UConn remained the No. 1 team in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll Monday.
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
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 …
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 7:17 p.m.
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.
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 6:21 p.m.
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.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8 p.m.
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.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, 4:33 p.m.
After two more road victories, UConn is now the unanimous No. 1 in women’s hoops.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 9 p.m.
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 …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 9:43 p.m.
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 …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 8:20 p.m.
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 …
Tue., May 10, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
The visits have been a constant through eight years of the Obama presidency.
Sat., April 16, 2016, 5:31 p.m.
UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has been hospitalized with an undisclosed illness.
Sun., April 10, 2016, 7:14 p.m.
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.
Sun., April 3, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Breanna Stewart said she wanted to win four titles in her time at UConn.