| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:22 PM
The Sports Xchange
Connecticut 76, Loyola (Maryland) 66
Loyola (Maryland) came close to an outsized upset Tuesday night at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn., but one key run in each half by 13th-ranked Connecticut made the difference in the Huskies' 76-...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:24 PM
Site: XL Center
Time: Tuesday at 7 p.m.
TV: SNY (Gary Apple, Tim Welsh, Kerith Burke)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400. WELI-AM 960 (Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman)
Series history: First meeting
Streaks: Loyola W4, UConn W6
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:47 PM
STORRS — A year ago, UConn had to master the art of playing with nothing to lose. While the Huskies had their shortcomings, lack of motivation — a sense of playing as if it didn't really matter because they were ineligible for the postseason...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:22 PM
STORRS — This wasn't what anyone saw coming. UConn was running away with it. The one player who had been struggling, DeAndre Daniels, had broken out and checked in for the season in a big way.
But Boston University didn't get the memo, didn't melt...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:26 AM
NEW YORK — It took nearly nine years for UConn and Boston College to get back on the court together in men's basketball. It took until the final minutes for the game to generate the drama and excitement to match the build-up.
It wasn't the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:23 PM
NEW YORK — Kevin Ollie ducked through the tunnel like a prizefighter who'd just scored the knockout, a gantlet of Huskies fans reaching down to slap his back and his shoulder.
When he got to the other side, Jim Calhoun was there for a big hug, one...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:59 PM
— Two hours after Gampel Pavilion emptied last Wednesday, Omar Calhoun was still around. Still shooting. Still trying to figure things out.
"I wasn't happy with how I looked on the court," said Calhoun, who is coming back from offseason surgery on...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 1:26 PM
HARTFORD — The UConn men's basketball team has the size and it has the numbers, and it has options it didn't have last year. Now, it's a matter of finding the formula.
"We call that place 'the lab,'" coach Kevin Ollie said, referring to the gym....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:07 PM
NEW YORK — For most of the night, it was simply glorious. UConn was doing virtually anything it wanted with the ball, coach Kevin Ollie was shuttling in player after player and each one was functioning flawlessly.
And when Shabazz Napier made a...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:36 PM
HARTFORD — Individual goals are not Shabazz Napier's thing, something he reminds interviewers again and again.
But there are individual achievements that are emblematic of team play, unselfish play, and those are the ones that do interest the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:03 PM
STORRS — This time, UConn made an easy victory look easy.
And by the end of their 101-55 victory over the University of Detroit, the Huskies starters were on the bench, enjoying the finishing of their work, rooting for the walk-ons to score a...