| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:05 AM
STORRS — UConn was in another struggle with less than 10 minutes to go Sunday ... against Tulane ... at Gampel Pavilion, where the crowd was restless.
Oh, the kooky American Athletic Conference is full of booby traps for the defending national...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 5:29 PM
STORRS – It’s not a late night, and I don’t have an early flight. So let’s wrap up this UConn win over Tulane.
Home or away, wins are not easy in this American Conference. Tulane is scrappy, they haven’t packed it in for...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 12:19 PM
STORRS – Looking out on Gampel Pavilion on a Sunday afternoon. Both teams are out on the floor, shooting, stretching. UConn and Tulane got going in about 45 minutes. Roads were nice and clear coming up here, so fans should have no problems. Let&...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:01 PM
MEMPHIS — Out of a muddled season for UConn, one thing is becoming bright and clear: Freshman Daniel Hamilton is growing up, establishing himself as the next big thing for the Huskies.
"The Daniel Hamilton kid is going to be a heck of a player,"...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 11:50 AM
UConn is running out of opportunities to do big things with this basketball season. Coach Kevin Ollie is still stressing the need to do the little things first.
"I want us to get better with our discipline, the small things," Ollie said Saturday in a...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:52 PM
MEMPHIS – It has become a familiar scene. The Huskies file into their hotel and Sam Cassell Jr. is on crutches.
Cassell has been out since Jan. 25 with a stress fracture in his right leg, the tibia, but the injury was affecting him long before...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 8:54 PM
DALLAS — UConn stuck with the same starting lineup at SMU that it used against Tulsa on Thursday. Coach Kevin Ollie seems to like what he sees with Ryan Boatright, Terrence Samuel, Rodney Purvis, Daniel Hamilton and Amida Brimah on the floor...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 5:36 PM
DALLAS — The UConn men found themselves knocked right back to the bottom Saturday night, the pattern of a frustrating season repeating itself.
"Turnovers, not being poised," coach Kevin Ollie said, following the Huskies' 73-55 loss at Southern...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:19 PM
HARTFORD – As you can well imagine, I have a break-of-dawn flight to Dallas on Friday, so we need to wrap things up quickly here at the XL Center ...
If you’re a UConn fan, you should savor this one and take away some optimism from it. The...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:11 PM
HARTFORD – Kevin Ollie usually stays with a starting lineup after a win, but on Thursday night he went with what has become the Huskies' most effective five right from the start.
Rodney Purvis replaced Kentan Facey, who had started every...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 6:25 AM
HARTFORD — When it was over, after Daniel Hamilton had notched his fourth career double-double and Ryan Boatright had scored north of 20 points again in another aesthetically clean game, two questions were begging to be answered.
When it was over,...