| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Love them or hate them, it seems that selfies aren't going anywhere.
Taking out your phone to take a picture of yourself during a life milestone (if you count standing half naked in front of your bathroom mirror a life milestone) has become second...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:27 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Only nine minutes remained in the NCAA tournament championship when guard Ryan Boatright rolled his ankle.
His mother, Tanesha, watching from the AT&T Stadium stands, knew her son wouldn't budge. That's not how the Boatrights,...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
HARTFORD — Kevin Ollie, Warde Manuel and Susan Herbst were at the XL Center on Friday to talk about the state's big coup — luring the American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament. The event was highlighted by the unveiling of the...
| May 7, 2014
| 1:30 PM
While UConn and Georgetown transfer Natalie Butler decide if they are a match, her former high school coach at Lake Braddock High in Fairfax Station, Va., John Giannelli, said she would fit well with the Huskies.
"I am a big UConn fan having played...
| May 2, 2014
| 7:55 PM
With NBA teams looking for head coaches, Connecticut's 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 Hartford Courant on Friday....
| May 10, 2014
| 6:48 AM
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,...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:15 PM
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,...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:02 AM
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...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:13 PM
STORRS – Another game came down to the last pitch, the last swing. UConn, down a run, had the bases loaded and its best hitter, Bobby Melley, at bat.
Melley got his pitch and took a good swing, but in a game of inches, it was a few inches off. The...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:38 AM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Satisfied, Jim? The attention is on you.
There was Jay Bilas. There was Digger Phelps. There was Bruce Pearl. They were all talking about UConn so enthusiastically Friday on ESPN. Or rather they were talking how great it would be...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 3:52 PM
NEW YORK — Kevin Ollie was taking the first steps down a road very few have traveled with success, the hazard-filled, replacing-the-legend road. There at the start was Tom Izzo, who had done it.
"The thing that sticks out to me," Ollie said. "He...