AURIEMMA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AURIEMMA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Women’s basketball: UConn trounces Notre Dame for record ninth national title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792630-77/uconn-0-0-dame-notre.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792630-77/uconn-0-0-dame-notre.html.csp">Women’s basketball: UConn trounces Notre Dame for record ninth national title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Doug Feinberg</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T22:56:00.005-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion. The Huskies routed Notre Dame 79-58 in the first championship game featuring undefeated teams, winning their record ninth national title. Auriemma broke a tie with Pat Summitt and Tennessee for most all-time, doing it in her backyard. Breanna Stewart, who was The Associated Press Player of the Year, scored 21 points to lead the Huskies (40-0) while Stefan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577926302014-04-08T22:56:00.005-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T22:56:00.005-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57792630@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:56:00 MDT Notre Dame, UConn set for historic women’s title game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787010-77/women-auriemma-dame-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787010-77/women-auriemma-dame-game.html.csp">Notre Dame, UConn set for historic women’s title game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By doug feinberg</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:30:40.641-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma were well aware of the talk. There has been a buzz throughout women’s basketball all season about the potential showdown between their undefeated teams. Well, the wait is over. UConn (39-0) and Notre Dame (37-0) are set to meet in an unprecedented championship clash Tuesday night. “I think it’s something that everyone’s looked forward to all year long,” McGraw said. “People were hoping we would end up here. It’s great for the game and I think it...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577870102014-04-07T23:30:40.641-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T23:30:40.641-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787010@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:30:40 MDT Tensions high at awards presentation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787995-77/player-auriemma-coach-connecticut.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57787995-77/player-auriemma-coach-connecticut.html.csp">Tensions high at awards presentation</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:02.766-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sports needs rivalries and the best are when talented teams legitimately don’t care for one another. When that bad blood boils over on the championship stage, it makes for good theater. Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw and UConn’s Geno Auriemma left no doubt Monday where their undefeated programs stand. The two talked about their strained relationship during a pregame news conference, including the tension in a crowded room at Bridgewater Arena over the weekend when their teams showed up to suppor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577879952014-04-07T23:31:02.766-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T23:31:02.766-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787995@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:02 MDT BYU basketball: Auriemma, Judkins share off-court friendship (VIDEO) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57744623-88/auriemma-judkins-byu-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57744623-88/auriemma-judkins-byu-iframe.html.csp">BYU basketball: Auriemma, Judkins share off-court friendship (VIDEO)</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:33:53.195-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lincoln, Neb. • Connecticut doesn’t schedule many home-and-home series with schools more than 2,000 miles away. A few years ago, the Huskies made an exception: BYU. Coach Jeff Judkins thinks it has a lot to do with Geno Auriemma’s love for the Boston Celtics. “Usually it’s a payoff: You get drilled by 30 and go home with a paycheck,” Judkins said. “He didn’t want to do that. He wanted to come out and play us. When I played for the Celtics, I think he knew that and it made it easier.” The two hea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57744623@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:33:53 MDT