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  • Injury Bug Hits Huskies

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. — UConn had been able to stay fairly free of injuries through the season, but it was hit twice this week. Omar Calhoun sprained his left ankle against Temple, and ended up sitting out the game at Rutgers on Saturday night....
  • 2012-13 RECAP A Pleasant 20-10

    2012-13 RECAP<br>A Pleasant 20-10
    The season started with the knowledge the Huskies could not make the postseason, but that didn't slow them in Kevin Ollie's first season. They reached 20 wins, primarily because of guts and resilience. Nov. 9: UConn 66, Michigan State 62 Shabazz Napier...
  • THE FRESHMEN New Class Of Husky: Three Key Pieces Are Fitting Together Nicely

    THE FRESHMEN<br>New Class Of Husky: Three Key Pieces Are Fitting Together Nicely
    STORRS — The bonding process for Terrence Samuel, Kentan Facey and Amida Brimah started early. The incoming UConn freshmen had the chance to spend a weekend together in New York last April. Brimah, who comes from Ghana and played high school...
  • UConn Stuns No. 6 Syracuse

    UConn Stuns No. 6 Syracuse
    HARTFORD — The last word was loud. The last word was emphatic. The last word had the devastating effect, elicited that unmistakably sullen silence that makes the last word so satisfying. And in this storied, intense and always emotional college...
  • UConn Tops Maryland Eastern Shore, 84-50

    UConn Tops Maryland Eastern Shore, 84-50
    Omar Calhoun's season had hit a snag, not unusual for a freshman. There was only one way out of it. "I got back into the gym every night," said Calhoun, who established a career high with 22 points in UConn's 84-50 victory over Maryland Eastern Shore at...
  • Huskies Take Advantage Of Points Off Turnovers To Beat Fordham, 88-73

    Huskies Take Advantage Of Points Off Turnovers To Beat Fordham, 88-73
    A steal by Enosch Wolf, a pass ahead to Ryan Boatright, who dished up behind his back to Omar Calhoun for a layup — this was UConn's brand of basketball for much of Friday night. That basket gave UConn a 32-point lead, and the Huskies were playing...
  • UConn Men Fall In Big East Opener At Marquette, 82-76 In Overtime

    UConn Men Fall In Big East Opener At Marquette, 82-76 In Overtime
    UConn's first Big East game under coach Kevin Ollie had a little of everything — physical play, dramatic shots and not one, but two, Husky comebacks. And it had an officials' blunder that all could have done without. But all of this figured into...
  • UConn Routs DePaul, 99-78

    UConn Routs DePaul, 99-78
    STORRS — UConn had a week to mull over its loss at Marquette. Kevin Ollie had a week to think of new ways to get his team to play more aggressively under the basket, and DeAndre Daniels had a week to think about the minutes he did not play. "I...
  • Louisville Shows Why It's No. 1, Dominating UConn In Second Half

    Louisville Shows Why It's No. 1, Dominating UConn In Second Half
    Shabazz Napier was sitting there, large ice pack on his left shoulder, pain of various kinds showing on his face. "I didn't give enough to my teammates," he said. "As a leader, I should have given more. I always feel like I should be giving 100...
  • Huskies Comeback Falls Short; Pitt Wins, 69-61

    Huskies Comeback Falls Short; Pitt Wins, 69-61
    No one doubted that there would be days like these for the UConn men's basketball team, given its composition, days when the Huskies would be pushed around, give up crucial baskets down the stretch and lose on the road in the Big East. But, of course,...
  • UConn Men Outlast Providence 82-79 In Overtime

    UConn Men Outlast Providence 82-79 In Overtime
    There are games when the stat sheet should be tossed aside. There are games when the stat sheet should be shredded, incinerated as soon as possible. Once in a career, perhaps, there is a game like this. Kevin Ollie might want to save the stat sheet from...
  • UConn Men Fall To St. John's, 71-65

     UConn Men Fall To St. John's, 71-65
    — Kevin Ollie seems to be tired of talking about comebacks, especially when the deal is not ultimately closed. The Huskies staged another one of them on the big stage Wednesday night, coming from 15 points behind to take the lead, but St. John's...