| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:05 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier walked off the court holding up his index finger after another unpredictable Huskies victory.
“One more game to go,” he said.
What was most fascinating about the Huskies’ 63-53...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:06 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Shabazz Napier has delivered his share of game-winning shots, so he can appreciate Kentucky freshman guard Aaron Harrison's recent run.
Harrison lifted his team to a victory over Wisconsin Saturday with a three-pointer with 5.7...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:08 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Kentucky freshman guard Aaron Harrison launched a last-seconds three-point shot Monday from the same spot he'd knocked two straight opponents out of the tournament.
This time he didn't make it, though, and this time it didn't...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:40 PM
College basketball season is over, but some of us are loath to let go. So before gazing ahead to next season and diving into summer recruiting, some numbers and observations from yet another compelling NCAA tournament.
**Rather than marvel at an...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Jeff Adrien, 2005-09, Milwaukee Bucks: 2.3 points, 3.5 rebounds in 25 games.
Ray Allen, 1993-96, Miami Heat: 9.0 points in 26.4 minutes per game.
Hilton Armstrong, 2002-06, Golden State Warriors: 2.3 rebounds, 0.9 points in 7 games. Currently plays for...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Kevin Love had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double of his career, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Utah Jazz, 121-104, Saturday night in Salt Lake City.
Minnesota was again playing without starters Nikola...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:21 PM
TAMPA, Fla. – There is no extending a college career. The eligibility runs out or the NBA beckons and it's time to move on.
What can be extended is influence. Though Kemba Walker is long gone, his influence on a freshman point guard lives on at...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:08 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun remembers meeting Niels Giffey at Gampel Pavilion in the spring of 2012, disquieting days for the UConn basketball program.
Players were leaving for the NBA, which was one thing. Others were transferring.
"I remember Niels...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:43 PM
STORRS — One by one they came out for their moment. Accompanied by family, the Huskies' seniors were honored before the game against Rutgers, their last at Gampel Pavilion.
"I want to thank my seniors for providing me with loyalty, for providing...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:59 PM
STORRS — She had done her best to remain composed during the pregame senior night ceremony. She had hugged Kevin Ollie tight and hugged Jim Calhoun just as tight. Afterward, after UConn had outlasted Rutgers, she stood there laughing as she posed...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:42 PM
STORRS – The postgame ceremonies were over but the emotional ride had not reached its conclusion. Kevin Ollie took the microphone and let 10,000 of his closest friends in on a little secret.
"I'm planning to come back here in April and raise a...