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Kevin Ollie

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  • UConn After Calhoun; Will Ollie Get A Contract Extension?

    In the first two segments, Hartford Courant sports writer Dom Amore talks about UConn Men's Basketball team after the departure of Jim Calhoun. He also discusses the steps new Head Coach Kevin Ollie must take in order to get a contract extension. In the...
  • UConn's Daniel Hamilton Answers 'Callouts' In Win Against Columbia

    BRIDGEPORT — There are times when Daniel Hamilton looks very much like a freshman, such as early in the game on Monday night as Columbia was running a clinic on its motion offense. And there are times when Hamilton shows the toughness of a veteran,...
  • 5 UConn Men's Lessons Learned: Purvis Helps Break Shooting Slump

    5 UConn Men's Lessons Learned: Purvis Helps Break Shooting Slump
    BRIDGEPORT – Sooner or later, shots were going to fall. Kevin Ollie kept saying it, kept believing it. It happened on a fairly unfamiliar court, at the Webster Bank Arena, but it happened Monday night. The Huskies broke out of their shooting slump...
  • Samuel's Injury Rehab Pays Off, Gives UConn Crucial Minutes

    Samuel's Injury Rehab Pays Off, Gives UConn Crucial Minutes
    BRIDGEPORT – Terrence Samuel sprained his right foot late in the game against Duke last Thursday, and by the pain he appeared to be in as he left the building, his chances of playing four days later did not look good. He didn't practice Saturday,...
  • UConn 80, Columbia 65: Wrapping Things Up At Webster Bank Arena

    BRIDGEPORT – Twas three nights before Christmas and all through the lot, something was stirring – UConn’s jump shot.   Three-pointers were falling through the cylinder with flare, under Rodney Purvis’ jumper there was finally...
  • Preview: Columbia vs. Connecticut

    Kevin Ollie is going through one of his roughest stretches in three years as the coach at Connecticut, which will try to get back on the winning track on Monday when it faces Columbia in Bridgeport, Conn. The Huskies have dropped four of five since...
  • Huskies Can't Look Past Columbia

    BRIDGEPORT — The Huskies have some idea how this works. Niels Giffey, after he spent a summer with the German national team, returned to Storrs a different, more assertive player last season, and that should still be fresh in their minds. So...
  • Huskies Spread Christmas Cheer, But Columbia Will Be No Holiday

    Huskies Spread Christmas Cheer, But Columbia Will Be No Holiday
    HARTFORD — There is still roughly three-quarters of the season to play, and the Huskies, having hit the reset button once or twice already, have a chance to do it again. "I remember when I was this small," said Sam Cassell Jr., pointing to one...
  • Kevin Ollie: 'Sooner Or Later, We're Going To Burst Out'

    Kevin Ollie spoke with Connecticut reporters via teleconference Sunday – starting with a new Ollie-ism, as you shall see. The Huskies face Columbia, another good Ivy League team, in Bridgeport on Monday night (plenty of seats still available), and...
  • One Problem? Boatright Does It All; UConn Needs Support Group

    One Problem? Boatright Does It All; UConn Needs Support Group
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Mike Krzyzewski missed Ryan Boatright the first time he went through the postgame handshake line, so he made a point of going back to the end. The Duke coach and the UConn senior ended up sharing a moment or two, Coach K...
  • UConn Gives No. 2 Duke A Battle But Loses By 10

    UConn Gives No. 2 Duke A Battle But Loses By 10
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — It was an NCAA Tournament atmosphere, but UConn was not about to shock anyone this time. The best the Huskies could do, with a spirited effort, was make Duke uncomfortable. But Duke, ranked second in the nation, lived up...