| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:25 AM
STORRS — I've got zero problem with starting Casey Cochran at quarterback Saturday at SMU. Zero.
Why? For starters, UConn is zero and eight. When you are 0-8, no idea is stupid. When you are 0-8, no idea should automatically be ruled out. That's...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:57 PM
STORRS — The winds were swirling. Nerves got in the way. The field conditions weren't good. The distance might have been too great, the moment so filled with pressure.
UConn kicker Chad Christen is offering none of those excuses for missing a 46-...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:24 PM
The accolades have come from all corners of college football.
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer called Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack "a fantastic football player" who could play at any school in the country. Baylor coach Art Briles labeled Mack a "big-time"...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:08 PM
PHILADELPHIA — They've got to the finish the job.
If the winless Huskies (0-9, 0-5 American) are to reverse their misfortunes, they need to finish the job in their final three games, all winnable. It begins Saturday at 7 p.m. at Temple (1-9, 0-6),...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:01 PM
If Paul Pasqualoni had done the right thing and held Lyle McCombs out for more than 15 minutes of the 2012 Rutgers football game, chances are excellent that Alyssa Palazzo wouldn't have gone to the UConn Office of Community Standards.
If Palazzo hadn't...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:13 PM
STORRS — You want to know the name of the next UConn football coach. We want to know the name of the next UConn football coach. And because we are unable to deliver that name today, you may decide to stop reading right about … here.
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:44 PM
UConn is looking for a new head football coach to lift its team from its doldrums. There reportedly haven’t been any coaching interviews yet. But Courant sports columnist Jeff Jacobs has put forward a few names, as have other writers. What’s...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:44 PM
EAST HARTFORD — No one knows how this will turn out for UConn interim head coach T.J. Weist, who took over when Paul Pasqualoni was fired Sept. 30.
He's in the mix to have the interim tag removed from his title, but so are some other head coaches...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:42 PM
STORRS — Senior Steve Greene, playing in his final game Saturday, didn't see the tracks for the roller coaster ride he was about to embark on when he arrived at UConn in 2009.
The 6-foot-5, 308-pound guard from Edensburg, Pa., redshirted that...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:01 PM
EAST HARTFORD — With the season ending Saturday, the search for the next head football coach moves into high gear Sunday.
UConn athletic director Warde Manuel said he will begin interviewing candidates Sunday and the pursuit of a new coach will...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:08 PM
EAST HARTFORD — He said he is sick and tired of talking about what the UConn football coaching search is going to be. Sick and tired of watching game after game to keep track of how potential candidates are performing.
"I want to see somebody's...