| Mar 25, 2011
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Kemba Walker blinked. College basketball's omniscient guard, the god who sees all, knows all, does all, blinked.
Walker turned the ball over under his basket with 3:09 remaining Thursday night. D.J. Gay hit a three to cut the...
| Apr 9, 2011
You know how this complicated and uplifting journey ended.
UConn won the 2011 national championship. Players embraced under falling confetti at Reliant Stadium in Houston. Kemba Walker became one of the most celebrated athletes on the planet. Having...
| Apr 9, 2011
By his own calculation, UConn associate coach George Blaney had been to 36 Final Fours before 2004. He sat on the board of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. That meant Blaney always had good seats.
That does not mean he didn't want to be...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:33 PM
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...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:36 PM
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-...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 8:05 AM
LAHAINA, Hawaii — Time and again Monday, gracefully and almost effortlessly, Kemba Walker darted through the lane and a host of would-be Wichita State defenders, finding all sorts of ways to pull UConn along in a game that nearly got away so many...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Say what you will about John Calipari. Call him a sleaze-bag (he's been called worse) for his recruiting methods. Rip him for the vacated seasons and Final Four appearances at Massachusetts and Memphis when players and agents did questionable things on...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:44 AM
A lot can be said about this UConn team, forever to be treasured.
The Huskies forgot how to lose when everyone else seemed to forget about them, period, captivating the nation with a historic run at the Big East tournament. They had extracted a joyful...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Shabazz Napier, who did not score in the last game, led the UConn men with 16 points as the Huskies posted a hard-earned 67-53 victory Saturday morning over Notre Dame at Purcell Pavilion.
The Huskies (14-3, 4-2 in the Big East) ended Notre Dame’...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:53 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The smiles that dominated their faces just 48 hours before were long gone, replaced by blank stares, hollow looks of embarrassment.
And "embarrassment" was, indeed, the word of the night, following UConn's 80-59 drubbing at the...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 10:00 PM
The crowd demanded it, and the Huskies did all they could to deliver it. They played their hearts out, leaving it all out on the floor.
In the end, UConn needed one more play to get over the crest. Roscoe Smith's desperation jumper was blocked by C.J....