NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 09: Breanna Stewart #30 of the Connecticut Huskies runs up the court in the first half against the Louisville Cardinals during the 2013 NCAA Women's Final Four Championship at New Orleans Arena on April 9, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – Buzz Saw in Albany

Breanna Stewart in a sense returned home today. Yes, it’s a two hour ride from Albany to Syracuse, but Stewey’s High School Career ended at the Time Union Center with a State Title. Saturday in […]

03/28/2015

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100th NCAA Tournament Win For Geno As Huskies Defeat Texas, Advance to Elite Eight

Breanna Stewart had 31 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists to help UConn rout Texas 105-54 Saturday in the Sweet 16.

03/28/2015

Gabby Williams had a double-double as UConn beat Rutgers 91-55 Monday night to advance to the Sweet 16 for the 22nd straight season.  Photo courtesy of Bob Stowell Jr.

No. 1 UConn Moves on With 91-55 Rout of Rutgers

By: Pat Eaton-Robb AP Sports Writer STORRS, Conn. (AP)  UConn coach Geno Auriemma was in a reflective mood on his 61st birthday after the Huskies earned their 22nd consecutive trip to the NCAA regional semifinals. […]

03/24/2015

Carson Cross (Courtesy UConnHuskies.com)

UConn’s Cross AAC Pitcher Of The Week

UConn’s Carson Cross is the American Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week

03/23/2015

(Photo Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

UConn Women Breeze Through Round 1; Meet Rutgers Next

Morgan Tuck had 26 points and eight assists as No. 1 UConn began its drive toward a 10th national title and third in a row with an 89-33 rout of St. Francis, Brooklyn on Saturday night.

03/21/2015

UConn Parade (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

Auriemma Unapologetic As Huskies Shoot For Tenth Title

By DOUG FEINBERG,  AP Basketball Writer Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies have turned women’s college basketball into their own showcase. Over the past two decades, the Hall of Fame coach and his players have […]

03/20/2015

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Legislature To UCONN Foundation and Open Government Advocates : Find Common Ground

State legislators are urging the University of Connecticut Foundation and open government advocates to find common ground on opening the state university’s fundraising organization to freedom-of-information rules.

03/19/2015

File:  July 31, 2013: Geno Auriemma, President Obama (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Picks UConn Women To Win 3rd Straight Title

President Barack Obama has picked Connecticut to win a third straight women’s basketball championship in the NCAA Tournament.

03/19/2015

(Photo courtesy Robert W. Stowell Jr. UConn)

Joe D’s Notebook: And Just Like That, It’s Over

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK Thursday, March 19- And just like that, it’s over. The UConn men’s basketball season ended suddenly on Wednesday night with a 68-61 loss to Arizona State that looked identical to many of […]

03/19/2015

(Photo courtesy Robert W. Stowell Jr. UConn)

Huskies End Season With NIT Loss To Arizona State

UConn senior guard Ryan Boatright missed the first game of his four-year career due to a left shoulder injury as the Huskies fell to Arizona State in the NIT, 68-61.

03/18/2015