| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Michigan knew it escaped, rather than won at Rentschler Field on Saturday night.
"We're Michigan, we don't settle, we don't play down to the level of our competition," said defensive end Frank Clark, who got a key sack late in the Wolverines' 24-21 win...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:44 AM
After three seasons as coach of Seton Hall in the mid-1990s, George Blaney returned to the Big East in the 2001-02 season as an assistant at UConn and has been Jim Calhoun's right-hand man since, stepping in for the Hall of Fame coach on several...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:53 PM
WASHINGTON — Kevin Durant's name is on this skills academy, and with that name, you get all that goes with it. He's hands on, both feet in.
"I just want to help them figure out the right way to play the game," said Durant, the Oklahoma City Thunder...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:03 AM
CROMWELL Kevin Ollie had seen it all before. He couldn't guarantee the result, but he knew what led Ray Allen to his dramatic shot.
"I didn't know it was going in," said Ollie, the UConn men's basketball coach, "but I know Ray prepared himself for it to...