The National Champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team is the preseason choice of conference coaches to top the American Athetic Conference, with 100 points. Huskies forward Breanna Stewart is the preseason player of the year.
Defending national champion UConn has been picked by coaches in the American Athletic Conference as a preseason favorite to edge out SMU for the league title.
Defending national champion UConn goes from playing with a chip on its shoulder to a target on its back.
UConn’s Casey Cochran, who decided this week to stop playing football after suffering a series of concussions, will stay with the team as a coach-in-training.
University of Connecticut wide receiver Deshon Foxx is the American Athletic Conference ‘s Special Teams Player of the Week.
Defending champion Connecticut will face St. John’s in the ninth annual Maggie Dixon Classic on Jan. 4.
Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.
Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.
DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds Saturday to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak with a 63-53 upset of the Gators at the Final Four.
DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.