| Jan 30, 2015
A gathering of approximately 200 officials, donors, friends and well-wishers assembled at the site of the Regional Community YMCA off Kennedy Drive in Putnam on Thursday, Jan. 22 for the official groundbreaking ceremony of the 46,000 square-foot facility....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:19 PM
STORRS – Long before the doors opened, Jim Calhoun liked what he saw.
"I remember seeing the artist's renderings of it, and they had snow around it," Calhoun said. "I wanted UConn to have a special place, and it was. When you come up on it, on a...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:31 AM
When is a basketball not a basketball? When it's a paintbrush.
Two pieces in the new exhibit at the Benton Museum on the University of Connecticut's Storrs campus are huge abstract paintings. One was created by the UConn men's basketball team and the...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:15 PM
To celebrate the silver anniversary of the UConn men's 1989-90 Dream Season, The Courant will be looking at players and coaches who helped make that team special. Stories will appear periodically throughout the season.
To make a Dream Season, to turn...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:18 AM
STORRS (AP) - The University of Connecticut already bills itself as the basketball capital of the world, with 13 NCAA championships including both the men's and women's titles in 2014.
Now the school is laying claim to being, at least temporarily, the...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Jalen Adams, one of the top guards in the Class of 2015, signed a national letter of intent to attend UConn beginning next season.
"A shout out to all those who helped me through the process," Adams tweeted Wednesday afternoon. "Can't wait to be a...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 5:17 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. — As expected, UConn has submitted a perfect academic progress rate score for men's basketball to the NCAA for the second year in a row.
The score of 1,000 is for the 2013-14 academic year in which the Huskies won the national...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:50 PM
HARTFORD — The inimitable presence of coach Mick Cronin will be missing when Cincinnati comes to town, but make no mistake, the Bearcats are still playing his style of basketball.
"Our guys exemplified what Coach Cronin has built this program on...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:42 PM
It was an eventful first week of 2015 for former Huskies in the NBA.
•Kemba Walker had a big night Wednesday, scoring 31 points, including a game-winning basket against New Orleans. It was Walker's third 30-point game in a row for the Bobcats,...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 4:10 PM
UConn men’s head basketball coach Kevin Ollie and his wife are apparently calling it quits after 16 years of marriage.
According to records at Hartford Superior Court, Stephanie Ollie filed for a divorce from the famed former pro and NCAA...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 3:37 PM
STORRS – With the long wait for entry into Hockey East over and his team having recorded a few signature victories that captured the state's attention, UConn coach Mike Cavanaugh is enjoying his program's newfound relevance. In crowded public...