| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:24 AM
STORRS — After 17 years in the NBA, a career that is certain to land him in the Hall of Fame, Ray Allen is still careful not to drop the ball.
"I cringe," Allen said, "just cringe during practice when one of the coaches is giving instructions...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:25 PM
ROCKVILLE — Tyler Olander's legal problems are behind him. Now, he hopes there is more UConn basketball and a chance to repair his image in front of him.
"I hope people don't see this as a reflection of who I am," Olander said Monday after pleading...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:26 PM
STORRS — Amida Brimah was walking to school one morning, towering over the other students, when he heard a man call to him.
"He didn't know if I was tall," Brimah said, "he wasn't sure. He was really tall. But when he came up close to me, he saw I...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Enosch Wolf's time as a member of UConn's basketball team is over. He agreed to terms with Telekom Baskets Bonn, a professional team in his native Germany, the team announced Friday.
"My first option and what I would have loved to do was to come back...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 5:20 PM
The UConn men's basketball program has suspended Tyler Olander indefinitely after his second brush with the law in six months.
Olander was pulled over by state police on Route 195 Saturday at 10:49 p.m. and charged with operating a motor vehicle under...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:27 AM
It has become the dirty mantra of UConn football … 5-7, 5-7 … It has become the song of mediocrity … 5-7, 5-7 … It is the rap of barely adequate for one season and not nearly adequate enough over the long haul.
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:28 AM
BALTIC — It's that time of year. The cool feel to the morning air, signaling summer is coming to an end. The buzz on campus signaling a new school year is starting, the steady pounding of basketballs on hardwood signaling a new season is getting...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:55 PM
AVON – Much of Kevin Ollie's first summer as head coach at UConn has been spent, of course, on the recruiting trail. Once the last of the NCAA sanctions that restricted travel were lifted in July, Ollie and his staff hit the road.
His role in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:04 PM
GLASTONBURY –The UConn men's basketball program is working to satisfy NCAA concerns over the eligibility of two of its incoming freshmen, Terrence Samuel and Kentan Facey.
The concerns with Samuel are academic. He has had to repeat two courses...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:51 AM
CROMWELL – Ray Allen had a rare opportunity this summer. He appeared before Congress as a powerful ally for his son.
"I go in there as an NBA player that has a voice," Allen said, "a little power where I can help mobilize people. But more...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Omar Calhoun was sitting in the bleachers at Gampel Pavilion, watching DeAndre Daniels move effortlessly up and down the court. Calhoun knows he, too, will be able to do that soon.
But it has been a long summer, and soon can't come soon enough.