| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Charlotte Observer NBA writer Rick Bonnell ranks the top 10 players available by position at Thursday's NBA draft.
1. Dante Exum, Australia, 6-6, 196: A little inexperienced, but between his size and his explosion to the rim, he demands...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Think LeBron James will stay with Heat or head back home to the cold and Cleveland? Welcome to The Decision 2.0. James opted out of his contract Tuesday, and a guaranteed $20.5 million for next season. He will become an unrestricted free agent beginning...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:10 PM
UConn will play UMass at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough in 2016, a source confirmed. The story was first reported by the Daily Hampshire Gazette.
UConn hasn't signed a contract but will do so, according to the source.
The Gazette report also said the...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The NBA draft is Thursday at 7 p.m. (ESPN) at the Barclays Center in New York.
Mock drafts have Kansas forward Andrew Wiggins, Duke forward Jabari Parker and Australian guard Dante Exum as locks to be picked in the top 5. However, Kentucky forward...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:10 AM
Just hours after hanging out with President Barack Obama at the White House, members of the UConn women’s championship basketball team appeared before a group of very excited sixth-graders at Windham Middle School on June 10.
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Ben Hartwick and Philippe Okounam verbally committed to the UConn football program, becoming the third and fourth players to join the class of 2015 in the last week.
Hartwick, a 6-foot-6, 215-pound tight end from Mahwah, N.J., and Okounam, a 6-foot-5,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 7:56 AM
WASHINGTON – UConn basketball teams are becoming regular visitors at the White House.
But Stefanie Dolson always finds a way to make these photo ops more than routine. She did it last year by putting up bunny ears behind President Barack Obama....
| May 12, 2014
| 3:39 PM
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...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
UConn football coach Bob Diaco said it's important that Connecticut high school coaches know he and his staff care about them.
Connecticut is not a hotbed for BCS-level talent, and it might sound like a broken record, but UConn still needs to do a better...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Offensive coordinator Mike Cummings probably didn't see the dismissal of senior Lyle McCombs coming in the spring, but what he said now pertains to UConn's running back situation.
When assistants were made available before the spring game, Cummings...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:47 PM
South Florida’s top high school basketball player is no longer committed to one of college basketball’s top programs. Sagemont guard Prince Ali decommited from Connecticut on Thursday, citing a concern that he rushed the recruiting process. ...