UConn, Calhoun Pay Newtown Children a Visit

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
UConn, Calhoun Pay Newtown Children a Visit
Courtesy of Kyle Lyddy

Nearly 24 hours after the tragedy took place in Newtown, Conn., Kyle Lyddy made an emotional call on a whim. That call was to UConn coach Kevin Ollie. "I asked if he and the team would be willing to come to Newtown at some point," Lyddy, 25, said. Ollie immediately agreed and promised to get his team on a bus and make the 75-minute drive down I-84 southwest of Storrs some time before December was through. He made good on his word Thursday.

Load More Stories

Follow UConn Basketball from B/R on Facebook

Follow UConn Basketball from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

UConn Basketball

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.