| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:39 PM
John Toner got UConn into the Big East. He hired Jim Calhoun. He hired Geno Auriemma.
There. In 16 words, Connecticut can embrace the width and breadth of John Toner's contributions to the sports history of our state. They are, by any definition,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:10 PM
UConn's return to Bridgeport will come against a neighborhood opponent, of sorts.
With the school announcing its site assignments for home games during the upcoming men's basketball season, the Huskies' game against Columbia, Dec. 22, was scheduled...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:11 PM
HAMDEN – In seven seasons under coach Tom Moore, the Quinnipiac men's basketball team has never won fewer than 15 games. The Bobcats have had a winning conference record in each of those seasons and, in most of them, have come down the stretch...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 4:12 AM
The controversial highway billboards featuring the Husky mascot next to a Coors beer bottle caused a stir in Connecticut this past week, but they also placed UConn among a number of schools across the country that have associated with beer companies to...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:33 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Among Kevin Ollie's many notable phrases is "believing in the dark." He expects his players to believe, even when they can't see.
When he took them to the site of the Final Four in January, he expected them to believe. When he...
| Feb 28, 2014
Site: Gampel Pavilion
Time: Saturday, 4 p.m.
TV: CBS Sports Network (Brent Stover, Julliane Viani)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400 (Bob Joyce and Debbie Fiske)
Series history: UConn, 31-6
Last meeting: UConn, 94-64, Jan. 19, 2014, at Rutgers...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:21 PM
STORRS — Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley arrived at UConn four years ago with three other freshmen who all initially aspired to do their part to grow the program's legacy.
On Saturday, senior day at Gampel Pavilion before No. 1 UConn plays Rutgers...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:18 PM
STORRS — Senior days come and go, leaving a trail of tears, nostalgia and statistical minutiae in their wake. But they all have something else in common aside from emotional release.
When they are over, they leave behind others to carry the...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:44 PM
HARTFORD — Kevin Ollie is demanding. He's an early riser, passionate about his physical fitness, nearly every minute of his day scheduled.
Ollie expects the same of his players; when they don't perform well, he'll say it emphatically, and he...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:07 PM
STORRS — When Notre Dame left the Big East for the Atlantic Coast Conference after last season, it ended what was the most compelling series in women's college basketball.
It also left UConn behind to fend for itself in the new American Athletic...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Shabazz Napier's case for American Athletic Conference player of the year is getting stronger.
Napier was named AAC player of the week for the fifth time this season after leading the Huskies to two victories last week.
Napier, who will be honored...