| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:55 PM
The first time he was a college kid on spring break acting like a stupid college kid on spring break. The second time it is more.
After examining the available facts surrounding Tyler Olander's second arrest in six months last Saturday night, it's...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Two games against Louisville, the defending national champion, will headline UConn’s first season in the new American Athletic Conference. The beginning, though, is also an end; Louisville will play in the AAC just one year before moving to the...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Two games against Louisville, the defending national champion, will headline UConn's first season in the new American Athletic Conference. The beginning, though, is also an end: Louisville will play in the AAC for just one year before moving to the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Omar Calhoun was sitting in the bleachers at Gampel Pavilion, watching DeAndre Daniels move effortlessly up and down the court. Calhoun knows he, too, will be able to do that soon.
But it has been a long summer, and soon can't come soon enough.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:00 PM
The game, the world, will be changing for Shabazz Napier and Ryan Boatright.
This summer offers a preview of what their basketball futures will be like, and it began with three competitive days at the Nike Point Guard Skills Academy.
"They have been a...
| Jan 9, 2013
There was a Boat Show, but he swears that on the play of the night there was no showboat.
Nearly nine minutes into the second half of UConn's 99-78 Big East rout of DePaul Tuesday night, R.J. Evans stole the ball from Durrell McDonald. He fed it ahead to...
| Jan 13, 2013
Flush with a most fruitful victory over a ranked team on the road, Kevin Ollie, that noted farmer out of South Central Los Angeles, was talking about reaping what is sown.
"Tyler Olander was wonderful," Ollie said after UConn had knocked off No. 17...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 1:08 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Time and again, the sellout crowd at Purcell Pavilion came to its collective feet Saturday to try to give the home team a push.
And time and again one team responded -- but it wasn’t No. 17 Notre Dame.
Unranked Connecticut was...
| Jan 15, 2013
Peyton Siva doesn't particularly like Louisville's latest national ranking. The Cardinals' senior point guard doesn't like the view from on top, doesn't like looking down at the rest of college basketball, not in January anyway.
But Siva really hated...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:54 PM
This was not the cheerleader Kevin Ollie of his first few months on the job. This was not the Ollie of Ollie-isms. There was no talk of stairs and escalators on this day. There was no talk about a time to seed and a time to harvest.
Ollie was terse....
| Jan 3, 2013
The officials blew it at the start of overtime. They met and discussed it. They still got it wrong. Afterward, they admitted it. No argument.
The real argument after Kevin Ollie's Big East coaching opener is whether UConn had blown the game at the end...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 7:26 PM
— 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...