March Madness

Women’s Basketball: Dangerfield’s list of accomplishments continues to grow

Women’s Basketball: Dangerfield’s list of accomplishments continues to grow

Dangerfield also passed former UConn great Renee Montgomery on Monday night to claim fifth on the program single-season assists list with 202. She remains three assists away from passing four-time National Champion Moriah Jefferson who sits at fourth on the list with 204 assists.

Column: Include WAB in your bubble talk

Column: Include WAB in your bubble talk

This year, the NCAA accepted it was time to put its old evaluation measure of choice, the old and decrepit RPI, out to pasture. In replacement is the NET. The NCAA, like many powerful organizations, has chosen to be secretive about what makes up this concoction.

Column: College basketball was still fun

Column: College basketball was still fun

The season could be the last of its kind. Reform seems imminent. Top prospects are skipping out on college and the professional ranks are on the precipice of doing more to help them. There was corruption in the sport, that’s why the Rice Commission was created, and according to Yahoo’s Pete Thamel, their recommendations will be taken into action.

Women's Basketball: Sweet 16 berth at stake as Huskies host Quinnipiac at Gampel

Women's Basketball: Sweet 16 berth at stake as Huskies host Quinnipiac at Gampel

After a record-smashing performance in the NCAA Tournament’s opening round, the UConn women’s basketball team will take on in-state foe Quinnipiac Monday night at Gampel Pavilion for a chance to head to Albany for the Sweet 16. UConn students can visit the athletic ticket office Monday to pick up free tickets to the final home game of the season.

Know Your Foe: Talking Oregon Ducks women’s basketball with The Daily Emerald

Know Your Foe: Talking Oregon Ducks women’s basketball with The Daily Emerald

Before the UConn women’s basketball team takes on No. 10 Oregon in the Bridgeport regional final, Daily Campus Sports Editor Dan Madigan caught up with Jon Hawthorne, Associate Sports Editor of The Daily Emerald, the University of Oregon’s independent paper, to learn some more about the Ducks.

Quick Hits: Women’s basketball advances to Elite Eight matchup with Ducks, men’s basketball making personnel changes

Quick Hits: Women’s basketball advances to Elite Eight matchup with Ducks, men’s basketball making personnel changes

This week in UConn sports featured some expected results for the women’s basketball team and somewhat unexpected personnel changes for the men’s basketball team and coaching staff. All that and more on this week’s edition of Quick Hits.

Column: Why bracketology and early-season rankings are silly

Column: Why bracketology and early-season rankings are silly

The truth is, while bracketology might be a fun way for fans to keep up with teams on the bubble that can make a splash in the NCAA Tournament, it is really a silly concept that isn’t always very accurate. Nobody really knows what the NCAA Tournament selection committee is thinking until after the results come in on Selection Sunday.