| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:53 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A good day to be a UConn fan, or, at least, a better day than some of the others. UConn got itself a true road win over a “power five’ conference team, did it in gritty fashion.
Before getting giddy, one must...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 6:36 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Omar Calhoun thought about it, talked about it and worked for it. But it just wasn't happening; the injuries kept setting him back.
Now, Calhoun is making things happen for the Huskies.
"Omar Calhoun was huge for us," Ryan...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:31 PM
TAMPA, Fla. – The Huskies wrapped up a second day of practice in Tampa, on Monday they were at the beautiful, newly renovated facilities at the University of Tampa’s downtown campus.
Ryan Boatright practiced, with few if any limitations,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:20 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — Things have changed for UConn. For much of the basketball season, the task has been bouncing back.
Now, it's doubling down — building on the biggest win of the season. The Huskies beat Florida in Gainesville on Saturday and...
| 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...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:09 PM
TAMPA, Fla. – A rugged start, but a fast finish for the Huskies tonight. Not a whole lot to say about this one; it was a game UConn had to win, a game they were supposed to win and they won it by 14.
The main takeaway was UConn’s bench,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:51 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — A lot of players came and went for UConn, Kevin Ollie subbing in clusters almost like a hockey coach.
But late in the first half, the Huskies found the right combination and seized control. Finishing the half with a flourish, and...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 2:34 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — At the start of the season, when a team like UConn would normally experiment with more players, the Huskies were playing shorthanded.
In the opener against Bryant, the Huskies were missing Rodney Purvis, who was serving an NCAA...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 4:24 AM
Every game is a learning experience, for those who play and those who watch. In the aftermath of UConn's 45-44 loss to Yale on Friday night at Gampel Pavilion, here's what we learned:
1. Teammwork missing in action: This has not been an issue in a...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 11:32 PM
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...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:55 AM
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...