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  • Penders, UConn Find A Good One In Blake Davey

    STORRS – As he struggled to find himself in the batter's box, to impress another new set of coaches and teammates, Blake Davey became a frequent visitor to coach Jim Penders' office. "I didn't know what we had until two or three weeks into the...
  • Husky Day At Capitol: Ollie Says Silver Made Right Call

    Husky Day At Capitol: Ollie Says Silver Made Right Call
    HARTFORD — UConn coach Kevin Ollie, who played 13 seasons in the NBA, added his voice to many who supported Commissioner Adam Silver and his decision to ban Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life. "It was unfortunate," Ollie said as he walked...
  • With D'Antoni Out, Ollie's Name Surfaces Amid Lakers Rumors

    With D'Antoni Out, Ollie's Name Surfaces Amid Lakers Rumors
    UConn coach Kevin Ollie has become the subject of speculation on both coasts and most places in between as the Los Angeles Lakers began their search for a new coach. The Lakers job opened when Mike D'Antoni resigned Wednesday night. By Thursday morning,...
  • UConn Has Begun Talks To Restructure Ollie's Contract

    UConn Has Begun Talks To Restructure Ollie's Contract
    With NBA teams looking for head coaches, 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 Courant on Friday. A source close to...
  • Rating UConn Football's Best NFL Picks: From Beatty To Torkelson

    Rating UConn Football's Best NFL Picks: From Beatty To Torkelson
    What follows is a list of the top 10 UConn football players drafted. Wondering about guys like Nick Giaquinto and Brian Kozlowski? They worked in the NFL, sure, but they weren't drafted. This history is not as rich and the names not as big as on the...
  • Jeff Jacobs: Napier Checks Another Off List With Graduation

    Jeff Jacobs: Napier Checks Another Off List With Graduation
    STORRS — Astronaut and UConn alum Rick Mastracchio is making news for delivering Saturday's graduation address to the UConn school of engineering from the International Space Station. But let's be honest. If Shabazz Napier space-bombed the video,...
  • UConn's Shamar Stephen, Yawin Smallwood Picked In Seventh Round

    UConn's Shamar Stephen, Yawin Smallwood Picked In Seventh Round
    Better late than never, the saying goes, and UConn defensive tackle Shamar Stephen and linebacker Yawin Smallwood went late on the third and final day of the 2014 NFL draft Saturday. Stephen was picked fifth in the seventh round by the Minnesota Vikings,...
  • DePaul's Bruno on world team staff

    DePaul's Bruno on world team staff
    DePaul's Doug Bruno has been named an assistant coach of the U.S. women's team for the 2014 World Championships, an appointment that likely will put him on the Olympic coaching staff again in 2016. U.S. head coach Geno Auriemma picked Bruno, South...
  • Another Day, Another NBA Opening, No UConn-Ollie Deal Yet

    Another Day, Another NBA Opening, No UConn-Ollie Deal Yet
    There is yet another NBA team looking for a head coach. The Cleveland Cavaliers fired Mike Brown Monday. This news could have an impact on the Kevin Ollie situation. It could, in fact, speed up his contract talks with UConn, which appear to be hung up...
  • Forward Napheesa Collier Gives Geno, UConn Oral Commitment

    UConn bounced back late Sunday night from the rejection of A'ja Wilson by grabbing 6-foot-1 junior forward Napheesa Collier from St. Louis, the first member of its Class of 2015. Collier gave her oral commitment to coach Geno Auriemma following her...
  • Teel Time: Buzz Williams generates hope for Virginia Tech in first month

    Teel Time: Buzz Williams generates hope for Virginia Tech in first month
    From New Year’s Day to season’s end, Virginia Tech’s basketball team went 1-17. During one particularly grim stretch, the Hokies lost four consecutive games by at least 20 points, each to an unranked opponent. A third straight last-place...