| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:33 AM
AUSTIN, Texas -- This was the kind of game that plays out once every few seasons and leaves people holding their breath, exhaling only in moments of disbelief or exhilaration.
It was two hours of emotional exertion in front of a raucous crowd, incredible...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:45 AM
HARTFORD -- Kemba Walker stirred up the XL Center and shook up Georgetown Wednesday night, turning the packed downtown arena into an electric stage for some wonderful playmaking.
More creative as he went, moving assertively around one defender and then...
| 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...
| May 25, 2012
| 3:29 PM
After two seasons at Connecticut, Roscoe Smith is headed west to finish out his college basketball career.
The former All-Metro forward from Walbook has committed to UNLV, according to CBSSports.com’s Jeff Goodman. Smith should be eligible to play...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:53 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The smiles that dominated their faces just 48 hours before were long gone, replaced by blank stares, hollow looks of embarrassment.
And "embarrassment" was, indeed, the word of the night, following UConn's 80-59 drubbing at the...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 10:00 PM
The crowd demanded it, and the Huskies did all they could to deliver it. They played their hearts out, leaving it all out on the floor.
In the end, UConn needed one more play to get over the crest. Roscoe Smith's desperation jumper was blocked by C.J....
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Shabazz Napier, who did not score in the last game, led the UConn men with 16 points as the Huskies posted a hard-earned 67-53 victory Saturday morning over Notre Dame at Purcell Pavilion.
The Huskies (14-3, 4-2 in the Big East) ended Notre Dame’...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 1:34 PM
In a landslide, Husky fans have spoken as 2,102 of the 3,450 votes cast for the UConn sports play of the year were for Kemba Walker's game-winning shot against Pitt in the Big East tournament quarterfinals in Madison Square Garden! Dave Teggart's 52-...