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Kevin Ollie

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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • With Full Boat, Ollie Able To Reach Deeper Into UConn Bench

    With Full Boat, Ollie Able To Reach Deeper Into UConn Bench
    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...
  • Kevin Ollie on Howie Dickenman: 'It's Going To Be An Honor To Coach Against Him'

    WEST HARTFORD – Kevin Ollie was at the Mandell Jewish Community Center on Tuesday, announcing a lead gift of $50,000 to build an inclusive court at “Jonathan’s Dream.” Providing opportunities for athletes with disabilities is a...
  • Ollie Brings Court Vision To 'Jonathan's Dream Reimagined' Project

    Ollie Brings Court Vision To 'Jonathan's Dream Reimagined' Project
    WEST HARTFORD — Don't look for a press conference, a crowd or a smart, crisp suit the next time Kevin Ollie visits the site of "Jonathan's Dream." Ollie imagines himself sitting on a bench on a summer evening, watching kids play for the sake of...
  • Ollie-Dickenman Friendship Comes First, Except For 40 Minutes Sunday

    Ollie-Dickenman Friendship Comes First, Except For 40 Minutes Sunday
    HARTFORD — As Kevin Ollie looks back on what became one of the biggest decisions of his life, he remembers the little things Howie Dickenman did during the process. "I just remember he was out in L.A. in my parking spot," Ollie said, "and when I...
  • UConn Men's Insider: Huskies Would Be Lucky With This Diamond

    UConn Men's Insider: Huskies Would Be Lucky With This Diamond
    Many big men are considered "projects" when they get to college. But primary UConn recruiting target Diamond Stone, 6 feet 10 and 250 pounds, appears to be no diamond in the rough, says his high school coach. "I remember seeing him in eighth grade,"...
  • Kevin Ollie: 'We're Fighting For Our Lives' ... Notes And Quotes From UConn's Practice

    STORRS – The long and short of it after UConn’s practice: It looks like Ryan Boatright will play vs. Yale on Friday night. Rodney Purvis and Omar Calhoun would seem doubtful. Here’s are highlights from Kevin Ollie’s post-practice...
  • Yale-UConn: Boatright, Purvis, Calhoun Game-Time Decisions

    Yale-UConn: Boatright, Purvis, Calhoun Game-Time Decisions
    STORRS — It's the sixth game of the season and the opponent is an in-state school that hasn't beaten UConn in 28 years. But Ryan Boatright, the Huskies' captain, feels the urgency. "I'm trying to get back and stop the bleeding," said Boatright,...
  • Ollie Credits Boatright For Playing Hurt

    Ollie Credits Boatright For Playing Hurt
    STORRS – As expected, Ryan Boatright was the one injured Husky who made it back on to the court. He started and played 35 minutes, five days after spraining his ankle and leaving Gampel on crutches. But he had a tough time of it, turning the...