UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Wins 1,000th Career Game

On Tuesday night at the Connecticut Sun’s Mohegan Sun Arena, University of Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma reached a historic milestone.

The longtime Huskies leader notched the 1,000th win of his illustrious career with No. 1 UConn’s victory over Oklahoma. He became the fourth coach to reach the mark, joining Pat Summitt, Tara VanDerveer and Sylvia Hatchell.

Here’s how the WNBA and the women’s basketball world reacted: