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  • UConn Men Game 17: Huskies Hang On Vs. Villanova

    UConn Men Game 17: Huskies Hang On Vs. Villanova
    After a victory at DePaul two days prior, Jim Calhoun rushed to the podium for a quick press conference and then returned to the locker room, where players hastily packed up and started heading for the team bus. The Huskies were eager to get back to...
  • UConn Men Game 18: Pulling Away From Tennessee

    UConn Men Game 18: Pulling Away From Tennessee
    If Jim Calhoun and his staff wanted to ensure a perfect non-conference record every season, they probably could. UConn could load up with the UMBC's and Stony Brooks of the world and ride a bunch of 25-point victories into the teeth of the Big East...
  • Husky Run Times For UConn Basketball Players

    Order of finish and times from the annual 3.4-mile Huskiy run in Storrs on Wedneday 1. DeAndre Daniels – 19:32 2. Niels Giffey- 19:45 3. Ethan Waite- 20:01 4. Tyler Olander- 22:24 5. Ryan Boatright- 23:13 6. Jeremy Lamb- 23:54 7. Enosch Wolf- 24:05...
  • End Around? Hall Of Fame Coach Still Calls The Plays, But He Won't Hint About His Future

    End Around? Hall Of Fame Coach Still Calls The Plays, But He Won't Hint About His Future
    STORRS -- Tony La Russa kept his plans close to the vest. Oh, sure, reporters covering the Cardinals' magical run last month noticed him smiling more, enjoying more, but then, who wouldn't? Two days after his team completed its run from 10½ games...
  • The Freshmen: Ryan Boatright, Andre Drummond, DeAndre Daniels - Brash, Charming And Smooth

    The Freshmen: Ryan Boatright, Andre Drummond, DeAndre Daniels - Brash, Charming And Smooth
    A year ago, the recruiting trail looked long and dry for UConn. Coming off a disappointing season, facing NCAA sanctions, picked middle-of-the-pack in the Big East, the Huskies faced a challenge. A magical run to the national championship puts a new look...
  • The Replacement Player: Fiery Second-Year Point Guard Ready To Fill Kemba Walker's Enormous Sneakers

    The Replacement Player: Fiery Second-Year Point Guard Ready To Fill Kemba Walker's Enormous Sneakers
    STORRS -- The offseason may have gone quickly for some, but not for Shabazz Napier. "I've been waiting so long," Napier said before an exhibition game. "We are ready to get this thing started." Though Jeremy Lamb is a preseason All-America pick and...
  • Shoot First, Ask Questions Later: Jeremy Lamb Doesn't Say Much, But Everybody Knows He's There

    Shoot First, Ask Questions Later: Jeremy Lamb Doesn't Say Much, But Everybody Knows He's There
    A shooter shoots. That's how Jeremy Lamb became one, and that's how he remains one. "I put up -- no, I make about 350 shots a day," Lamb says. "Sometimes more, but an average day, I make 300 to 350 a day. Takes me about an hour, hour and a half." If he'...
  • A Look At The Teams In The Conference

    A Look At The Teams In The Conference
    Capsule looks at the men's basketball teams in the Big East Conference. Teams are listed in predicted order of finish: UConn Last season: 32-9, 9-9, Big East tournament and NCAA champions Coach: Jim Calhoun Top players: Jeremy Lamb, Alex Oriakhi Keep...
  • A Look At Jim Calhoun's Huskies

    A Look At Jim Calhoun's Huskies
    Takijng a look at the 2011-12 UConn men's basketball roster, players and assistant coaches: Brendan Allen G, 6-4, Fr. Windsor Walk-on made strong impression Kyle Bailey G, 6-3, Sr. Lancaster, N.H. Has played in 11 games Ryan Boatright G, 6-0,...
  • 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...