A person with knowledge of the decision says Geno Auriemma will return to coach the U.S. women’s basketball team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
The University of Connecticut is set to break the ground for the new $35 million basketball development center just days after its women’s team earned the record-tying eighth NCAA title.
By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Geno Auriemma and Connecticut are back on top. With freshman Breanna Stewart leading the way, it might be a while before they relinquish that spot. […]
UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma has signed a 5-year contract with the school, worth about 2-million dollars a year, plus bonuses.
She also writes that she’s back on good terms with Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma.
Stefanie Dolson scored 15 points in limited time on Saturday night, and Connecticut’s tough, physical defense allowed only nine points in the first half, setting up a 67-31 victory over Cincinnati.
Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma said he has no interest in returning as head coach of the U.S. national team for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
UCONN and U.S. Olympic Womens basketball coach being sued
Connecticut women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma was among those grappling Tuesday with the issue of whether Penn State football coach Joe Paterno should be held responsible for the scandal that has enveloped the football program at that school.
UConn coach Geno Auriemma blames Notre Dame for the Big East conference’s realignment problems.