RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Alex Oriakhi

A collection of news and information related to Alex Oriakhi published by this site and its partners.

Top Alex Oriakhi Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Jim Calhoun Timeline: The Career Of A Hall Of Fame Coach

    Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass. Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960) Head Coaching Career: Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69 Westport...
  • No Guarantees? Kevin Ollie Has Heard That Before

    STORRS — Every time Kevin Ollie drives by the State Armory on Capitol Avenue in Hartford, he is reminded of the long road he has traveled. Through the Continental Basketball Association, the United States Basketball League and 12 NBAstops, he had to...
  • Report: Former Walbrook star Roscoe Smith headed to UNLV

    Report: Former Walbrook star Roscoe Smith headed to UNLV
    After two seasons at Connecticut, Roscoe Smith  is headed west to finish out his college basketball career. The former All-Metro forward from Walbook has committed to UNLV, according to CBSSports.com’s Jeff Goodman. Smith should be eligible to play...
  • Butler-UConn: Huskies leading big with five minutes left

     
    Looks like UConn has found the pretty girls (see Charles Barkley, halftime update). Alex Oriakhi scores from the baseline, UConn ahead, 41-28, and there's no way Butler can hit the 41-point mark in the final 6:58. Butler's Andrew Smith makes......
  • Butler vs. UConn: First five minutes

     
    Time to settle the madness; Jim Nantz says tipoff. And UConn's Tyler Olander gets the first basket and first rebound. Butler's Chase Stigall gets the first three-pointer. It looks like the strategy is emerging already. Connecticut going inside early and.....
  • Butler-UConn: Huskies claim NCAA championship with 53-41 victory over the Bulldogs

     
    HOUSTON — Since arriving in Texas last week, Kemba Walker had visions. Snipping nets. Hearing "One Shining Moment." Confetti floating around him. While the scene is an annual tradition, Walker accurately imagined himself and his Huskies teammates in...
  • Butler-UConn: After 25 minutes

     
    And so we'll give Charles Barkley the final word on what's to come, God help us all: Early in his high school career, Barkley said, he had to date ugly girls. "Unless UConn can speed it up, get to the......
  • UCF Basketball Rewind: Looking back at the Knights’ huge win over No. 4 UConn

     
    UCF Basketball Rewind: Looking back at the Knights' huge win over No. 4 UConn...
  • Plenty Of Room For The Kids To Play

    Plenty Of Room For The Kids To Play
    UConn has six freshmen and a seventh, 7-foot-1 German center Enosch Wolf, will join the team Dec. 17. The last time the Huskies had so many new faces was in 2006-07. That season, the Huskies had no upperclassmen and seven freshmen (eight newcomers because...
  • A Look At The 2010-11 Huskies

    2 | Donnell Beverly G, 6-4, Sr., Los Angeles Senior captain is recovering from offseason surgery on both hip joints. 25 | Michael Bradley C/F, 6-10, Fr., Chattanooga, Tenn. Unlikely to log heavy minutes. Might even redshirt. 4 | Jamal Coombs-...
  • Huskies Need Big Man To Dominate In The Paint

    Huskies Need Big Man To Dominate In The Paint
    From doubling his workouts to studying the nuances of post play, Alex Oriakhi has done a number of things to gear up for what he expects to be a breakthrough sophomore season. Step No.1: Take responsibility. "Last year's presence in the paint was...