college basketball

UConn, for the First Time in Forever, Plays the Role of Underdog

In a Final Four rematch against Arike Ogunbowale and Notre Dame, Geno Auriemma's Huskies find themselves in unfamiliar territory.
Howard Megdal
women's basketball

In Loss to UConn, Quinnipiac Shows Depth of Women's Game

Women’s basketball is reaching a point where merely citing Connecticut’s excellence as Bad For The Game is telling more on yourself than anything else.
Howard Megdal
college basketball

Jim Calhoun Wants To Build Something From Scratch

The legendary UConn coach will be back on the sidelines next year as head coach at the University of St. Joseph, a previously all-women's D-III school that is going coed.
Alex Putterman
college basketball

Geno Auriemma is Glad UConn Lost in the Final Four

The UConn women have been so dominant that they created massive expectations for themselves. Auriemma is happy for some breathing room now.
Howard Megdal
wnba draft

Texas Had a Good Night at the WNBA Draft

The San Antonio Stars got the best player in the 2017 draft in Kelsey Plum, but the Dallas Wings had three picks in the top ten.
Astasia Williams
march madness

Can Anyone in the Final Four Stop UConn?

It's easy to consider this NCAA tournament a coronation for UConn, but the remaining three teams in the Final Four aren't pushovers.
Howard Megdal
march sadness

Watch Albany React in Disbelief When They Learn They're Playing UConn in NCAA Tournament

The Albany women have made the NCAA tournament for the sixth straight year, but it is almost surely going to be a quick trip.
Sean Newell
march madness

Which Teams Got Jobbed by the Women's NCAA Tournament Selection Committee

Maryland only lost twice, once to the undefeated UConn, and find themselves as a No. 3 seed in the Women's NCAA tournament. That's not the only weird seed.
Howard Megdal
katie lou samuelson

UConn's Katie Lou Samuelson Hits NCAA-Record 10-for-10 Three-Pointers

The UConn Huskies' Samuelson made all ten shots from beyond the arc Monday night, scored 40 points overall, and didn't even play in the fourth quarter.
Joseph Flynn

UConn Wins 100th Consecutive Game

UConn looked beatable for a a brief moment last night before rallying to win their 100th consecutive game. They may never look so beatable again.
Howard Megdal
slimy things

A UConn Recruit Got His Scholarship Pulled, And That's More Common Than You Think

The slightly more hidden world of schools dropping high school recruits
Mike Piellucci
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Stanford Snaps UConn's Record 90-Game Win Streak

As UConn closes in on its own college basketball record of 90 consecutive victories, we catch up with the Stanford coach and players who ended the Huskies' streak the last time around.
Aaron Gordon