| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:28 AM
It wouldn’t be surprising to learn that UConn football players have the Maryland and Michigan games circled on their schedules.
They’re highlights of the best football schedule UConn has had.
A game against Temple in Philadelphia is part...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Desmond Conner has been the UConn football beat writer since 2008 and has been at The Courant for 22 years. We asked him a few questions going into this season:
Q: How many games do you see UConn winning?
I think a 7-5 or 8-4 season can be achieved with...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Do we want to join a club that won't have us as a member?
Connecticut awoke Wednesday to the news that the University of Connecticut had been snubbed by the Atlantic Coast Conference. The ACC had an opening that UConn coveted and made a strong case for,...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:04 AM
COACH: Brian Fleming
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Helped her team win three consecutive CCC tournament championships and the Tomahawks went to the Class LL semifinals twice and the quarterfinals once...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 7:58 PM
The UConn football season was already intriguing enough through six games.
On Saturday, Murphy's Law got thrown in: Whatever can go wrong will go wrong — and it did.
The Huskies had to absorb a 17-14 overtime loss to Temple before 37,279 at...
| Nov 19, 2011
A former Windsor Locks police officer accused of killing a 15-year-old bicyclist while driving in town last year wants to take his case to trial.
Michael Koistinen, 25, rejected a plea offer from the state Friday at Superior Court. In a proceeding that...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:32 PM
Randy Edsall was hired as football coach at UConn in 1998, bringing with him 18 years of coaching experience as an assistant but no real certainty in a program that faced plenty of questions.
The Huskies were about to embark on a transition to what was...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:23 PM
Randy Edsall met with the UConn football team in the locker room after the 48-20 Fiesta Bowl loss to Oklahoma Saturday night, asking if anyone wanted to speak. The captains addressed the team, and running back Jordan Todman announced he was leaving the...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 10:15 PM
Randy Edsall has done the future before. This time, it was about his past.
The architect of the modern UConn football program, Edsall was introduced Monday as the 34th head coach at Maryland, calling the opportunity to work at the school a "dream job"...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 9:02 AM
Click the headline for some more about our UConn football fan correspondents.
" UConn Bob" Cardin from Glastonbury has not missed a game at The Rent and is hitting .750 [3-for-4] when it comes to attending bowl games. His oldest son has just been...