| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:59 PM
The Huskies held up their end. No jet lag, no letdown, no excuses.
They just punched in and conducted business rather briskly on Tuesday night, beating Vermont 67-49 before 7,963 in their home opener at Gampel Pavilion.
"This was a grind-it-out game,"...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 6:38 PM
The Huskies arrived in their locker room to find the simplest of messages on the chalkboard: "Find a way."
"That, to me, means find a way to help your team even if you're not scoring," Shabazz Napier said. "Find a way to get a rebound. It was kind of...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 3:53 PM
– There is no reason to believe otherwise — what UConn achieves in men's basketball this season will come with great effort and resourcefulness.
One player is shut down, or injured, another must step in. One element doesn't work, another way...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 7:04 PM
The Huskies stayed a step ahead of their competition — but just a step ahead. Like a runner in a road race who wanted company, rather than a great finishing time, they never did pull away from New Hampshire.
"Whatever the competition is, that's...
| 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...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 5:01 PM
I am a Title IX baby.
The law was passed in 1972 and I was born in 1973. Just as important, I am the daughter of a woman who was very aware of Title IX. She was a teacher and the Title IX compliance coordinator at her school. She was a woman who cared...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:13 AM
Decision Day for Aaron and Andrew Harrison has been moved up a month.
After initially planning on revealing their decisions on their birthday in October, the five-star twins revealed this week that their announcement will come in September.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:37 PM
The University of Connecticut men's basketball team begins its season next week with dramatic changes.
Longtime coach Jim Calhoun, who brought the program from well-deserved obscurity to national prominence and three NCAA championships, has retired. He...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:30 AM
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE – UConn players and coaches ran a one-hour clinic for the children of service men and women stationed here.
As you can imagine, there are a lot of young moms and dads with small children growing here on the base, and it gives a...
| Aug 16, 2010
| 9:51 AM
Donyell Marshall stood slumped over in front of the UConn bench, his hands on his knees and his eyes focused on the floor, as players from Florida and UConn stopped by to offer condolences.
He wasn't thinking about the two free throws he missed at the...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 12:36 PM
2 | Donnell Beverly
G, 6-4, Sr., Los Angeles
Senior captain is recovering from offseason surgery on both hip joints.
25 | Michael Bradley
C/F, 6-10, Fr., Chattanooga, Tenn.
Unlikely to log heavy minutes. Might even redshirt.
4 | Jamal Coombs-...