2021 Season

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28-2, 1st in Big East
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5dMechelle Voepel

Vandy tabs UConn assistant Ralph as new coach

Longtime UConn assistant coach Shea Ralph has been named the new women's basketball coach at Vanderbilt, the school announced Tuesday.

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UConn sophomore guard Makurat to transfer

Sophomore guard Anna Makurat is transferring from UConn after two seasons with the Huskies. She missed 13 games with a stress fracture in her right leg.

Bueckers set on securing national championship next season for UConn (1:47)
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UConn freshman Bueckers wins Wooden Award

UConn Huskies freshman Paige Bueckers, the 5-foot-11 guard who authored one of the greatest rookie seasons in school history, won the John R. Wooden Award on Monday.

Arizona stuns UConn to advance to national championship (2:28)
Arizona celebrates its huge upset of UConn to advance to the title game (0:26)
Bueckers eclipses 100 points for the NCAA tournament (0:24)
18dKatie Barnes

Why BFFs Jalen Suggs and Paige Bueckers are March Madness VIPs

They learned from each other growing up in Minnesota. They leaned on each other during phenomenal freshman seasons. Now, Paige Bueckers at UConn and Jalen Suggs at Gonzaga could be the most important players in the NCAA tournaments.

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18dMechelle Voepel

Auriemma for 1-and-done, but 'likes' current rule

UConn coach Geno Auriemma said freshman star Paige Bueckers should be able to enter the WNBA draft after one season, but he also sees the benefits of staying in school.

Bueckers emotional after historic AP honor (1:11)
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18dMechelle Voepel

Auriemma: Context to Mulkey COVID remarks

UConn coach Geno Auriemma said Baylor coach Kim Mulkey's comments on COVID-19 testing came after a videoconference call with the NCAA medical staff and a conversation between the coaches.