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Auriemma on Auriemma

After UConn's 88th consecutive win, coach Geno Auriemma called out the media for not paying attention to his team until it threatened a men's record. After his team broke UCLA's record with its 89th consecutive win, Auriemma revisited those comments and did not back down. Amanda Rykoff takes us through the coach's assessment of his controversial remarks.

Updated: January 25, 2011, 10:33 AM ET
By Amanda Rykoff

The UConn women's basketball team celebrated a night of historic achievement. A record-setting 89th straight win. A career-high 41 points from senior Maya Moore. A congratulatory phone call from President Obama. Coach Geno Auriemma and his team were answering questions about the Huskies' dominant 93-62 victory over Florida State, the winning streak and what it meant to him and his team.

And then it happened. Shortly after Auriemma's phone call with the President, a reporter asked ...

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