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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

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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

Genio Auriemma (Elsa/Getty Images Sport)

Auriemma: Women’s Final Four A “Great Swan Song”

Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma says the women’s NCAA Final Four represents “a great swan song” for the “greatest basketball conference that’s ever existed.”

04/03/2013

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Tournament Teams Excited About Being At Gampel

UConn’s Gampel Pavilion is one of the locations where the women’s NCAA tournament early rounds are getting underway.

03/22/2013

Brittney Griner, Caroline Doty (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Big Night In Women’s Basketbal As #3 UConn Hosts #1 Baylor

The top-ranked Baylor Lady Bears (24-1) visit No. 3 UConn Monday night in a late-season, nonconference clash that could be a preview of the NCAA championship game in April.

02/18/2013

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UConn Sets Up Scholarship For Sandy Hook Students

The Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship Fund will help pay college costs for Sandy Hook students who choose to attend UConn when they’re older. Siblings of the student victims, and children of the adult victims, will also be eligible. The awards will be need-based.

12/18/2012

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

Motion Seeks To Dismiss Suit Against Auriemma, USA Basketball

Olympic women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has filed a motion seeking to dismiss the employee discrimination lawsuit brought against him and USA Basketball by a security official.

10/01/2012

Connecticut Public Figures On Jim Calhoun

Connecticut public officials Thursday paid tribute to retiring UConn Men’s Basketball Coach Jim Cahoun and offered their support for the new coach Kevin Ollie. Click here for a sampling.

09/13/2012

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