1. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, April 8, 2014

    Fact: Connecticut basketball is now 12-0 in national championship games (men's and women's) after Monday's 60-54 win over Kentucky, and the women's team has a chance to make it 13-0 Tuesday night when it takes on Notre Dame...

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  2. Report: Marshall Refuses to Let Canty Transfer

    Marshall has refused to let Kareem Canty transfer despite multiple requests, sources told ESPN. Thundering Herd still don't have a coach...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 days ago 170 reads 0 comments

  3. Report Card 2014: Nik Stauskas

    Nik Stauskas was the Big Ten Player of the Year. On a team with many different offensive weapons, he was the most used player on the roster and Michigan's leading scorer. But more than that, Stauskas was the Wolverine with the spotlight always on him...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  4. Caris LeVert Will Be First-Team All-American Next Year, Says ESPN Analyst

    One big reason why Michigan was able to return to the Elite Eight this year was the emergence of sophomore guard Caris LeVert.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 10 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  5. Nik Stauskas Drawing NBA Attention for More Than Shooting

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  6. UConn Coach Kevin Ollie Doesn't Believe Huskies Were a 'Cinderella' Team

    Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie certainly has a way with words. Ollie addressed the notion that his squad was a "Cinderella" team after the seventh-seeded Huskies won the 2014 NCAA championship...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 days ago 42,632 reads 7 comments

  7. Connecticut Newspapers Get Creative to Celebrate Huskies' 2014 Championship

    The Connecticut Huskies completed their improbable championship run April 7, and the school's fourth title since 1999 gave newspapers in Connecticut plenty of creative options to play with in headlines...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 days ago 24,589 reads 15 comments

  8. Remembering Runner-Up Kentucky, Already a Thing of the Past

    ARLINGTON, Texas — His head bowed and his voice a whisper, Julius Randle sat in a corner of a near empty Kentucky locker room late Monday night and measured the question: Did ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 days ago 444 reads 0 comments

  9. Kentucky Commit Tyler Ulis Tweets Florida's Scottie Wilbekin “notgood”

    Tyler Ulis, the Kentucky commit, won't begin his collegiate career until next fall, but that hasn't stopped him from taking part in the Wildcats' rivalry with SEC foe Florida.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 10 days ago 178 reads 1 comments

  10. Donovan Lauds Scottie Wilbekin for Stellar Senior Season

    Scottie Wilbekin's clutch play and winning touch had been the Florida Gators' calling card, even their crutch at times during the postseason.....

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  11. Masiello Owes Manhattan a Debt of Gratitude ... and Loyalty

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Manhattan did a good thing. A self-serving thing? Oh, sure. Bringing back Steve Masiello, after his dishonest resume cost him the South Florida job, is self-serving for Manhattan...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  12. John Calipari: “I Needed to Do a Better Job for These Kids”

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  13. NCAA Tournament 2014: Breakout Stars from Wild March Madness

    Only one team finishes the NCAA men's college basketball tournament with its one shining moment, outlasting 67 others to the finish line in sports' most grueling one-and-done competition...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 days ago 119 reads 0 comments

  14. Set Up to Fail When He Was Hired, UConn's Kevin Ollie Has Instead Beat the Odds

    ARLINGTON, Texas. — As Kevin Ollie waded through ankle-high confetti after Monday night's national title game in search of someone to embrace, one of the Connecticut coach's friends ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 10 days ago 607 reads 0 comments

  15. Doug McDermott Cemented as All-Time Great with Naismith Player of the Year Award

    Creighton forward Doug McDermott was arguably the most dominant player in college basketball over the course of his four-year career, and now he has been immortalized as one of the all-time greats...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 864 reads 0 comments

  16. March Madness 2014: NCAA Tournament Stars That Will Shine in NBA

    The 2014 NCAA tournament reached its thrilling conclusion on Monday night, with the UConn Huskies claiming a national title over the Kentucky Wildcats...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 10 days ago 2,009 reads 0 comments

  17. Former Indiana State, UIndy Coach Royce Waltman Dies

    Former University of Indianapolis and Indiana State coach Royce Waltman died Monday night after a lengthy illness, according to Indiana State basketball's official Twitter account....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  18. Kentucky vs. UConn: Key Takeaways from Box Score of Championship Game

    In an NCAA tournament that featured countless overtime games, nail-biting finishes in every round, No. 11 seed Dayton making it all the way to the Elite Eight and No. 14 seed Mercer thrilling America with an upset of No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 3,232 reads 3 comments

  19. Kentucky's Randle Noticeably Out of Character in Title-Game Loss

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 days ago 340 reads 0 comments

  20. Connecticut Looks Ahead to Life Without Shabazz Napier

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Over the past 15 years, Connecticut has always been more than just one player. It just so happened that the Huskies had star player after star player run through Storrs...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 days ago 155 reads 0 comments

  21. UConn's Men Drew Inspiration from Women in Their Lives

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  22. NCAA Championship Game 2014: Biggest Reasons for UConn's Victory

    The Connecticut Huskies are national champions after taking down the Kentucky Wildcats, and there are a few big reasons they were able to come away with the victory. It was a close game throughout, but the Huskies came away with the 60-54 win...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 days ago 176 reads 0 comments

  23. UConn's Road to the 2014 NCAA Basketball Championship

    It never really looked all that easy, and it wasn't. Connecticut's road to the 2014 NCAA men's basketball championship was a winding one filled with potholes but one that ultimately proved navigable...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 11 days ago 18,134 reads 20 comments

  24. Hungry Huskies Write Storybook Ending to Redemption Tale with 2014 NCAA Title

    ARLINGTON, Texas — Former Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun stood on the floor late on Monday night with confetti at his feet and remembered back to a trip he took to visit Dean Smith at North Carolina in 1986...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 days ago 106,825 reads 72 comments

  25. NCAA Championship Game 2014: Report Card for Kentucky vs. UConn

    The 2014 NCAA championship game is in the books, with the UConn Huskies becoming the first-ever No. 7 seed to cut down the nets...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 11 days ago 6,222 reads 9 comments