| Mar 19, 2011
| 9:38 PM
These were demanding, nerve-racking, season-defining times and Kemba Walker answered them with two contrasting, and equally effective, traits.
First he was calm and cool, swishing a three-pointer with just under four minutes as UConn looked to finally...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Kemba Walker, the spellbinding star who otherwise owned a two-hour period UConn fans will always cherish, would actually miss early and miss late.
Yes, what became one of the most impressive individual performances in UConn's storied NCAA Tournament...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 6:19 PM
SAN DIEGO - San Diego State Aztecs season ended Thursday evening after Connecticut won the West regional Sweet Sixteen game 74-67.
Kemba Walker stood at the free-throw line and calmly sank two free throws with 14 seconds left, adding to his pick-me...
| 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...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The New Orleans Hornets have the first and 10th pick in the 2012 NBA draft. The first pick is believed to be a lock in Kentucky's Anthony Davis, but a number of names have been mentioned at No. 10.
Terrell Stoglin has not been in that group -- and has...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 6:28 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and intern Connor Letourneau (The Diamondback's co-sports editor) weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland has now announced the start times for its first three...
| 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....
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:00 PM
PIX 11 mock draft (picks 1-10) :
Newark, New Jersey’s Prudential Center will serve as the home of the NBA Draft for the second straight year. Here is a list of who we think will go in the draft’s first ten picks.
No. 1 Pick New Orleans...