| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:09 AM
STORRS — Things had rarely looked so bleak in UConn Nation. The Huskies were ousted from one NCAA Tournament and barred from the next, and players were leaving left and right. Jeremy Lamb and Andre Drummond left for the NBA. Alex Oriakhi, Roscoe...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 10:22 PM
Every game in this march toward history isn't going to be fine art. Every opponent isn't going to fall to the breathtaking drives of Kemba Walker or the effortless grace of Jeremy Lamb.
So there was UConn down the stretch against Kentucky Saturday night,...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 11:10 PM
Somewhere along the line, disbelief was met by something that felt like design, and so in the minutes before midnight Monday at Reliant Stadium, Kemba Walker strolled across the court, kicking up streamers that had fallen from high above, and offered...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:39 PM
When theball came to Kemba Walker Thursday night, virtually the entire Bucknell defense followed. A guard traced his every move. A post player moved up to seal his path to the lane. Another guard closed in from the side.
"They want to throw two, three...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 9:38 PM
These were demanding, nerve-racking, season-defining times and Kemba Walker answered them with two contrasting, and equally effective, traits.
First he was calm and cool, swishing a three-pointer with just under four minutes as UConn looked to finally...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 10:14 AM
HOUSTON — Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun lost his sister-in-law and college roommate this basketball season. Recruiting violations tarnished his Hall of Fame resume.
His players were his refuge, and Monday night they provided the ultimate comfort:...
| Apr 9, 2011
By his own calculation, UConn associate coach George Blaney had been to 36 Final Fours before 2004. He sat on the board of the National Association of Basketball Coaches. That meant Blaney always had good seats.
That does not mean he didn't want to be...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:33 PM
UConn has six freshmen and a seventh, 7-foot-1 German center Enosch Wolf, will join the team Dec. 17. The last time the Huskies had so many new faces was in 2006-07. That season, the Huskies had no upperclassmen and seven freshmen (eight newcomers because...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:36 PM
2 | Donnell Beverly
G, 6-4, Sr., Los Angeles
Senior captain is recovering from offseason surgery on both hip joints.
25 | Michael Bradley
C/F, 6-10, Fr., Chattanooga, Tenn.
Unlikely to log heavy minutes. Might even redshirt.
4 | Jamal Coombs-...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 1:00 PM
In predicted order of finish:
Last season: 25-9, 13-5 Big East. Lost to Xavier in the second round of the NCAA Tournament
Coach: Jamie Dixon, eighth season, 188-54
Top players: Junior guard Ashton Gibbs, senior guard Brad Wanamaker,...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 8:05 AM
LAHAINA, Hawaii — Time and again Monday, gracefully and almost effortlessly, Kemba Walker darted through the lane and a host of would-be Wichita State defenders, finding all sorts of ways to pull UConn along in a game that nearly got away so many...