| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:07 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun sat in the front row of a near-empty Gampel Pavilion on Wednesday and he watched Kemba Walker, now in the NBA, push the ball up and down the court with the current UConn men's basketball players. Calhoun's legs were crossed, he was smiling.
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:29 AM
Whether Kevin Ollie gets off to a good start as the new head coach at the University of Connecticut or struggles mightily, know this: His future is in the professional ranks — not college.
Ollie will be a star in the big business that is...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 2:00 AM
Students flocking to the University of Connecticut in Storrs this week will be able, for the first time, to say they are in a college town -- or at least the beginnings of one.
Businesses are settling into their new storefronts and tenants are moving...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Jan 11, 2009
Howie Dickenman will soon hit the 200-win mark as coach of the Central Connecticut men's basketball team.
He is 199-169 after Saturday's 91-78 win at Fairleigh Dickinson. The first win? Nov. 23, 1996 vs. St. Francis (Pa.), 66-57. He started 3-0 that...