GENO AURIEMMA RUMORS

Geno Auriemma Caused An Internet Explosion. Let’s Deal With The Light, Not The Heat

When a fuel-containing object explodes, a burst of light and a wave of heat emerge from it. Such was the case on an otherwise-dull Wednesday afternoon. It was an afternoon bereft of a major sporting event in this down period before the Final Four, The Masters, the start of the Major League Baseball season, and the not-too-far-away NBA and NHL playoffs. On a busy newsday, a strong...
Via The Student Section
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Geno Auriemma: Men’s College Basketball Is A ‘Joke,’ ‘Behind The Times’

Geno Auriemma is one of the most successful women’s college basketball coaches of all time, so it’s safe to say he’d have little trouble finding a job in men’s hoops. Judging by recent comments, though, it appears he’s definitely not interested. The University of Connecticut head coach, who has his squad in the Final Four for the 16th time, was...
Via NESN.com
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Love or hate them, Auriemma and UConn women dominate sport

Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies have turned women's college basketball into their own showcase. Over the past two decades, the Hall of Fame coach and his players have been the face of the sport, winning nine championships and poised to make a run at a 10th title. They have given casual fans of the game a brand they can identify with, and along the way become the kind of villain...
Via Associated Press
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Geno's quest for 900 wins highlights women's hoops this week

Another milestone for Geno Auriemma, a showdown in the Pac-12 and unbeaten teams trying to remain perfect highlight this week in women's college basketball. Auriemma will try to become the sixth women's coach to reach 900 wins Tuesday night when his Connecticut Huskies face Cincinnati. With a victory, the Hall of Famer would be the fastest coach in men's or women's basketball to...
Via Associated Press
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

UConn Women’s 2014 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Postgame Quotes

UConn Huskies women’s basketball head coach Geno Auriemma along with Stefanie Dolson, Bria Hartley, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Breanna Stewart met with the media after winning their record 9th NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship on Tuesday night in Nashville, TN. THE MODERATOR:  Joining us from Connecticut is head coach Geno Auriemma, Stefanie Dolson, Kaleena Mosqueda‑Lewis...
Via Sox and Dawgs
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Geno Auriemma and Muffet McGraw seem to genuinely hate each other

The Notre Dame and UConn women’s basketball teams have quickly developed a fierce rivalry over the past several years. The two teams have played a ton, mainly because they used to be in the Big East together. Now that they play in different conferences, it is only fitting that the Irish and Huskies are meeting […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn Women’s Final Four Pregame Quotes ☆

UConn women’s basketball head coach Geno Auriemma along with seniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley met with the media at the Final Four in Nashville, TN on Saturday afternoon. Here’s what they had to say: COACH AURIEMMA:  It’s one of those things that you try to figure out something different to say every time you come up here, and it always comes back to the same things...
Via Sox and Dawgs
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn’s Geno Auriemma Named Region 1 Coach of the Year by WBCA

STORRS, Conn. – UConn women’s basketball head coach Geno Auriemma has been selected as the Region 1 Coach of the Year, as announced by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association on Wednesday, March 26.  Auriemma is one of eight Russell Athletic/Regional Coaches of the Year and is now a finalist for the inaugural Pat Summitt Trophy to be presented to the 2014 Russell Athletic...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

SMU better, but No. 1 UConn women roll 81-48

SMU looked a lot better to Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma three weeks after the Mustangs were blown out by 61 points in their first trip to the home of the top-ranked Huskies. If they hadn't, Auriemma might have seen SMU counterpart Rhonda Rompola in uniform rather than roaming the sidelines. Breanna Stewart keyed a late first-half run that broke open a close game and finished...
Via Associated Press
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UCF women lose 77-49 to No. 1 Connecticut

Briahanna Jackson was so good even Geno Auriemma was impressed. Jackson scored eight of Central Florida's 10 points and finished with 28 in the Knights' 77-49 loss to No. 1 Connecticut on Wednesday. ''For a second, I was feeling really good,'' Jackson said. ''I was excited about playing a high-level team and we got a feel what it's going to be like facing them on a regular basis...
Via Associated Press
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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