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Geno Auriemma Has Now Ruined Basketball Even More Than John Wooden

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 04.06.2016 | Sports

When the final buzzer rang in Indianapolis on Tuesday night, it became official: University of Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma has officially killed t...

When It Comes To Sports, The 'Bro Code' Rules

Lyndsey D'Arcangelo | Posted 04.04.2016 | Sports
Lyndsey D'Arcangelo

Call it "bro code" (and yes, I cringe every time I say it), call it whatever you want. It doesn't matter. It's on display everywhere you turn -- in politics, business, higher education, Twitter -- everywhere. But it's especially blatant in sports.

5 Dominant B-Ball Teams That Weren't Accused Of Ruining The Sport

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 03.30.2016 | Sports

After another hardwood masterpiece on Monday night, one statistic climbed to 73. Another jumped to 497. The two numbers tell the tale of the Universi...

Confession of a UConn Women's Fan: All Those Blowouts Bother Me, Um, Not At All

David Hinckley | Posted 03.22.2016 | Sports
David Hinckley

Hello. My name is David and I'm a fan of the UConn women's basketball team. Who have won their last 71 games, by at least 10 points each.

Obama Shares What Sasha, Malia, Beyoncé And The UConn Women's Basketball Team Have In Common

AP/The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.15.2015 | Politics

Turns out the two first daughters have a lot in common with the University of Connecticut women's basketball team, according to President Barack Obama...

6 Reasons You Need To Watch The Women's NCAA National Championship Game

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.08.2014 | Sports

Attention college basketball fans: It's not over yet. The unlikely matchup in the men's national championship game on Monday night was just the op...

UConn's Geno Auriemma Chastises Player: 'Halloween Is For Eight-Year-Olds'

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Sports

UConn women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma is known as much for his team's dominant success as his boisterous personality. Never afraid to spea...

Title IX's Impact on My Life

Swin Cash | Posted 04.24.2012 | Sports
Swin Cash

Every person who participates in sports won't become a professional athlete. But everyone should have the same opportunities to chase their dreams. I may not have the same basketball gifts as a Kobe Bryant or LeBron James, but like them I was given a chance for equal play.

UConn Women's Coach Rips Fans

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

STORRS, Conn. -- Connecticut fans may have seen their last NCAA tournament game in Storrs for a while. Coach Geno Auriemma, disappointed that fewer t...

Obama Congratulates UConn Women's Coach During Press Conference

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

After the UConn women's basketball team topped the UCLA men's 88-game winning streak with a 93-62 victory over Florida State on Tuesday, coach Geno Au...

Celebrate Milestones Based on Accomplishment, Not Gender

Billie Jean King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Billie Jean King

To watch the UConn women's basketball team break the UCLA men's team long-standing record of 88 consecutive wins has been a thrill. Unfortunately, people only pay attention to women's sports when we are competing in the men's arena.