The UConn women’s basketball team joined nine other teams at the Mohegan Sun Arena Monday for the first media day for the new American Athletic Conference. Defending National Champion UConn was chosen as the unanimous favorite to win the 2013-14 AAC regular-season title. Sophomore forward Breanna Stewart was named Preseason Player of the Year. Read Courant beat writer John Altavilla’s story on the event here.
- Connecticut Huskies guard/forward Napheesa Collier (24) is stretches to the limit for a pass as UCF Knights forward Nyala Shuler (12) puts an arm into her back during the second half at the XL Center in Hartford Wednesday night in Hartford. Collier scored 14 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in a 101-51 victory. Photo by JOHN WOIKE | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Crossing the street
- Some awesome art off the wire from the East Coast blizzard Saturday. Here are 5 of my Faves:
- Alert to the arrival of her car, seagulls flock for a buffet of cheezy popcorn courtesy of Rocky Hill resident Marian Lazzeri Thursday afternoon. Lazzeri brings the popcorn, her favorite, to the Rocky Hill boat launch to feed the birds every day. MICHAEL McANDREWS | email@example.com
- Heavy snow