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  • Cornerback Commits To Huskies

    Aaron Garland, a 5 foot 11, 193-pound cornerback from Fenwick High in Oak Park, Ill became the 10th commitment Friday to the UConn Football program's class of 2015. Garland had several scholarship offers but Iowa and Northwestern both of the Big Ten, had...
  • Shabazz Napier ready to live up to LeBron's endorsement

    Shabazz Napier ready to live up to LeBron's endorsement
    The newest addition to the Miami Heat is still overwhelmed by the endorsement. Guard Shabazz Napier made plenty of memories while starring at Connecticut before being selected in the first round of Thursday's NBA Draft. Two national titles. First-team...
  • Pannell's late goal lifts Team USA to 10-9 win in MLL All-Star Game

    Pannell's late goal lifts Team USA to 10-9 win in MLL All-Star Game
    Et cetera Pannell's late goal lifts Team USA to 10-9 win in MLL All-Star Game The New York Lizards' Rob Pannell scored with seven seconds remaining to lift Team USA to a 10-9 victory over Team MLL on Thursday night before an announced 10,327 at...
  • LeBron James tweets the Heat got his favorite player in the draft

    The Miami Heat apparently did something smart toward persuading LeBron James to return to the team. They seemed to have acquired his favorite young player, UConn point guard Shabazz Napier, who was selected by the Charlotte Hornets at No. 24 then traded...
  • UConn's Napier Drafted By Hornets, Traded To Heat; Daniels To Toronto At No. 37

     UConn's Napier Drafted By Hornets, Traded To Heat; Daniels To Toronto At No. 37
    NEW YORK – The route didn’t go quite as anticipated, but Shabazz Napier ended up in Miami. Napier became the 19th UConn player selected in the first round when the Charlotte Hornets selected him with the 24th pick. But as soon as the pick...
  • Heat trade up to acquire Shabazz Napier

    Heat trade up to acquire Shabazz Napier
    Draft night played out just as expected for the Miami Heat. It was reported earlier in the week the Heat intended to make a play for former Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier during Thursday's NBA Draft. That's exactly what happened and they got their...
  • Wiggins goes No. 1 to Cavs

    The Sports Xchange By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: update 3: includes completion of first round Wiggins goes No. 1 to Cavs NEW YORK -- Andrew Wiggins is not the most famous player ever selected first overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers,...
  • Draft profile: Heat acquire Shabazz Napier in first round

    Draft profile: Heat acquire Shabazz Napier in first round
      A look at Miami Heat first-round acquisition Shabazz Napier, the point guard out of UConn selected at No. 24 in Thursday's NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets and then dealt to the Heat:   Player: Shabazz Napier   Selected: No. 24 by Charlotte...
  • WNBA star Diana Taurasi joins the party in L.A.'s South Bay

    WNBA star Diana Taurasi joins the party in L.A.'s South Bay
    The South Bay, home to Steve Nash and members of the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, has drawn the eye of another sports star. Diana Taurasi, the former Connecticut Huskies standout and Phoenix Mercury guard, has purchased a house in Manhattan...
  • Women Learn 'Xs' And 'Os' At Team-Run Clinic

    Women Learn 'Xs' And 'Os' At Team-Run Clinic
    STORRS – Whatever the drill, whatever the meeting room, Charlotte Etier came away with a little more knowledge than she had before. "I learned Cat, Dog, Will and Mike," said Etier, one of 200 boisterous and enthusiastic participants at the Women's...
  • Purvis Good Fit For UConn, Says Former Teammate Warren

    NEW YORK — T.J. Warren, from North Carolina State, one of the potential first-round picks in New York, expects his former teammate, Rodney Purvis, to do well at UConn. "Rodney was a hard worker. A guy who always was a competitor," Warren said....