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Breanna Stewart vs. Gannon, Nov. 1, 2013. (Photo by Bob Stowell)

UConn Women Rout Cal At Garden

Geno Auriemma has coached some of women’s basketball’s best players at UConn and few have impressed him like Breanna Stewart.

12/23/2013

NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament - Final Four - Championship

New AAC Has Defending National Champion And #2 As Women’s Basketball Season Begins

The new American Athletic Conference begins women’s college basketball season with the defending national champion and runner-up, UConn and Louisville. It’s only the third time in the last 15 years that a conference had the two teams that played in the NCAA title game.

10/14/2013

Geno Auriemma, USA Basketball (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

It’s Official: Auriemma To Return As Women’s Olympic Basketball Coach

After months of denying his interest in coaching the U.S. national team, UConn Coach Geno Auriemma will return for an unprecedented second term as the women’s basketball Olympic team head coach.

09/06/2013

UConn-Tennessee,  2002 Final Four (Photo credit:  Andy Lyons/Getty Images Sport)

UConn-Tennessee Rivalry To Return?

UConn athletic officials confirm that Tennessee Coach Holly Warlick and Connecticut Coach Geno Auriemma recently spoke about renewing the schools’ basketball rivalry, though the defending national champion Huskies already have a full schedule for the upcoming season. The rivalry ended in 2007.

07/16/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Join Mark Twain, Noah Webster In State Hall Of Fame

Former Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma were inducted Wednesday into the state’s Hall of Fame.

04/24/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Chosen For State’s Hall Of Fame

Former UConn men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma are joining the likes of Mark Twain, Noah Webster and Jackie Robinson in the Connecticut Hall of Fame.

04/23/2013

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New York Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Auriemma, USA Basketball

A New York City judge has dismissed an employee discrimination lawsuit against University of Connecticut women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma and USA Basketball.

04/17/2013

President Obama, Coach Auriemma, File 2010 (Jim Watson/Getty Images)

White House On President’s Call To Auriemma

The White House says President Obama called UConn Women’s Basketball Coach Geno Auriemma Wednesday afternoon, to congratulate him on the team’s victory in the NCAA National Championship Game.

04/11/2013

NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament - Final Four - Championship

Dynasty In The Making?

Over the past three season UConn has lost 11 games _ including twice in the Final Four. Nine of the defeats came to Notre Dame and Baylor. With Skylar Diggins and Brittney Griner moving on to the WNBA, it’s easy to start talking dynasty and a few more trips to the White House.

04/10/2013

Breanna Stewart against Syracuse in Big East Tournament Semifinals. March 11, 2013(Credit: Bob Stowell/UConn)

Freshmen Step Up As Huskies Head For New Orleans

UConn’s freshmen are stepping up, just as the Huskies head for the Final Four.

04/04/2013

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