| May 2, 2014
| 7:55 PM
With NBA teams looking for head coaches, Connecticut's Kevin Ollie is in a no-lose situation.
Based on all that he has said, his heart remains with UConn and talks aimed at a new contract are underway, two sources told the Hartford Courant on Friday....
| May 28, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The Huskies will not be going to Disney World next season. That's the offshoot of the American Athletic Conference men's basketball pairings, which were announced Wednesday.
With three teams coming in, Tulsa, Tulane and East Carolina, and two departing,...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Guard Prince Ali, who gave UConn an oral commitment last November, has changed his mind.
"After talking it over with my family," Ali saidon Twitter Thursday, "I have decided to re-open my recruitment! I still love UConn and I am still considering UConn!...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:47 PM
South Florida’s top high school basketball player is no longer committed to one of college basketball’s top programs. Sagemont guard Prince Ali decommited from Connecticut on Thursday, citing a concern that he rushed the recruiting process. ...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:30 AM
NEW YORK – Kevin Ollie is still the coach at UConn and Wednesday he reaffirmed that he does not expect that to change.
"I love this university," Ollie said at the New York Athletic Club, where he was to receive the Winged Foot Award Wednesday...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:31 PM
CHICAGO — DeAndre Daniels hopes to follow Kevin Ollie's advice and "separate himself" from the crowd of players available in the NBA draft.
"He always preaches doing the small things," Daniels told the Chicago Tribune on Thursday after a day of...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The NBA opened its annual draft combine in Chicago on Thursday.
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak was on hand to observe and meet with a number of prospects for June's NBA draft, armed with a rare lottery pick.
"We have not been in [the lottery]...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
HARTFORD — Kevin Ollie, Warde Manuel and Susan Herbst were at the XL Center on Friday to talk about the state's big coup — luring the American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament. The event was highlighted by the unveiling of the...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Much of the NBA draft is about upside and projection.
Accomplished, proven, four-year players like Shabazz Napier can fall by the wayside.
The heart and soul of UConn's national-championship team averaged 21.2 points in the NCAA Tournament, yet has more...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:07 AM
The NBA can wait. Kevin Ollie is staying at UConn.
Ollie, who led the Huskies to the national championship in his second season as men's basketball coach, and UConn are putting the finishing touches on a new contract that will more than double his...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:13 PM
STORRS – Another game came down to the last pitch, the last swing. UConn, down a run, had the bases loaded and its best hitter, Bobby Melley, at bat.
Melley got his pitch and took a good swing, but in a game of inches, it was a few inches off. The...