| Mar 30, 2014
| 4:53 PM
NEW YORK — As the second-year head coach climbed the ladder to cut the net from the rim at Madison Square Garden, the man who built UConn into a national program was basking in the moment at the other end of the court.
Former players hugged, school...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Like an old photo or home movie you take out when someone needs a smile, coach Kevin Ollie kept the tape of UConn's victory over Florida handy.
When the Huskies got to thinking they couldn't, here was proof that they could — and did — hang...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:48 PM
The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster got some national pub last year when its NCAA tournament bracket made of sweet, sugary Peeps made the rounds online and on TV.
This year, the kids of "Peeps Bracket" sent letters – with a Peep – to...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Maryland men's basketball team will play Villanova in the first game of a Madison Square Garden doubleheader as part of the 2014 Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 9.
The Terps and Wildcats will meet at 7 p.m., following by Indiana and Louisville at 9 p.m....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Breanna Stewart's national profile expanded again Wednesday when she was named to the Wooden All-American Team. She is joined by Notre Dame's Kayla McBride, Baylor's Odyssey Sims, Maryland's Alyssa Thomas and Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:44 PM
STORRS – Niels Giffey, about to bookend his UConn career with trips to the Final Four, considered one championship run as a freshman and the final step toward another as a senior.
When UConn arrived in Houston in 2011, Giffey was at the tail end...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:01 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – The doors to AT&T Stadium opened to reporters at 9 a.m. on Thursday and the first sounds that could be heard were Kevin Ollie's voice, reverberating throughout the cavernous arena.
From the distant concourse, UConn players and...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:46 PM
UConn is 80-for-92 (87 percent) from the free throw line in four NCAA Tournament games.
UConn 89, St Joseph's 81, overtime
18-20, 90 percent
14 in a row in OT
Shabazz Napier 8-8
UConn 77, Villanova 65
22-28, 79 percent
20-24 second half
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Editor's note: This is one in a series of stories focusing on the best team units in Central Florida.
It’s difficult to get much individual attention when you play on a linebacking unit as active and as talented as Lake Mary’s quartet....
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:51 AM
The ACC’s big four this basketball season are indisputable: Syracuse, Pittsburgh, Virginia and Duke have been the league’s class to date. A more nuanced task is parsing the quartet.
Is undefeated and second-ranked Syracuse truly the Fab...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Forward Doug McDermott scored 32 points as No. 12 Creighton held off a second half surge by upset-minded DePaul to claim a 78-66 victory on Friday at Omaha’s CenturyLink Center.
Guard Brandon Young scored 16 points and forward Forrest Robinson...