Geno Auriemma

File photo of head coach Geno Auriemma of the Connecticut Huskies. (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
May 02, 2019 - 4:30 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The UConn women's basketball team has added Evelyn Adebayo, a graduate transfer from Murray State, to its roster for next season. The 6-foot-1 forward becomes the third member of the 2019 recruiting class, joining wing Aubrey Griffin, from Ossining, New York, and guard Anna...
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March 08, 2019 - 2:11 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - UConn's Napheesa Collier, averaging a double-double this season, was honored Friday as the player of the year and top defensive player in the American Athletic Conference. The senior forward became the first player to earn both awards in the same AAC season. Her coach, Geno...
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February 26, 2019 - 11:02 am
STORRS, Conn. (AP) - UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma says he will miss his second consecutive game with a stomach virus. The second-ranked Huskies (25-2, 13-0 American Athletic Conference) face Wichita State on the road Tuesday night. The Hall of Famer issued a statement saying he...
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February 24, 2019 - 8:37 pm
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — UConn played its first game in 22 years without head coach Geno Auriemma. But the result was awfully familiar. With Auriemma not making the trip because of an illness and associate head coach Chris Dailey filling in for him, Megan Walker had 21 points and 10 rebounds Sunday to...
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Geno Auriemma
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March 24, 2018 - 9:55 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are in a familiar place — the Elite Eight. Napheesa Collier had 16 points and 11 rebounds to help top-seed UConn beat Duke 72-59 on Saturday and advance to the regional finals for the 13th consecutive season. The Huskies' senior duo of Gabby...
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UConn Huskies head coach Geno Auriemma talks with guard Crystal Dangerfield (5) during the championship game of the women's AAC Conference Tournament at Mohegan Sun Arena. David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports
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March 13, 2018 - 10:11 am
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — University of Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma says he has no doubt he could coach the men's basketball team and enjoy it. But the 63-year-old Auriemma says at his age, he has no interest in starting over as a men's coach. UConn fired Kevin Ollie on Saturday...
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