1. What Connecticut Basketball Can Do to Win the Puerto Rico Tip-Off

    After opening the season with a sloppy victory against Bryant University, Connecticut basketball is scheduled to play more challenging opponents in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament this week...

    Dan Karpuc Written by Dan Karpuc about 2 months ago 281 reads 0 comments

  2. Kevin Ollie Signs Contract Extension with UConn Huskies

    Updates from Thursday, May 22 The University of Connecticut released a statement on the extension of Kevin Ollie 's contract: The University of Connecticut ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 9 months ago 34,493 reads 61 comments

  3. Report: Kevin Ollie Wants Bigger Contract Than Steve Kerr to Move to the NBA

    With several NBA teams searching for a new head coach, Kevin Ollie's name continues to pop up. Fresh off leading the Connecticut Huskies from a No...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 9 months ago 21,956 reads 39 comments

  4. Report: Kevin Ollie Formally Contacted by NBA Teams for Coaching Jobs

    Despite several available names with established NBA head coaching experience, Kevin Ollie remains a prime candidate to fill a head coaching vacancy...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 9 months ago 8,597 reads 9 comments

  5. Kevin Ollie to Meet with Los Angeles Lakers About Coaching Job?

    With Mike D'Antoni's coaching seat mercifully vacated , the Los Angeles Lakers need to find someone capable of erasing an awful taste from their mouths...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 36,143 reads 86 comments

  6. Is John Calipari or Kevin Ollie More Likely to Make the Leap to the NBA?

    Out-of-the-box coaching hires are hot right now. Forget about going after a recycled coach who's already been fired three different times...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 9 months ago 7,906 reads 40 comments

  7. Report: Kevin Ollie Hasn't Ruled out Coaching in the NBA, Will Listen to Lakers

    After taking home college basketball's biggest prize in just his second season as a head coach, UConn's Kevin Ollie —a former NBA player—could already be thinking of a return to the league...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 9 months ago 17,438 reads 17 comments

  8. Report: Lakers Want 'Splash' with Next Coach, Target John Calipari, Kevin Ollie

    With the Mike D'Antoni debacle officially off their hands, the Los Angeles Lakers are attempting to move as far from that nightmare as humanly possible...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 months ago 43,535 reads 162 comments

  9. Kevin Durant Credits UConn Coach Kevin Ollie for Helping OKC Thunder Be Winners

    Current coach of the Connecticut Huskies —and, as of Monday night, a national champion —Kevin Ollie played 25 games of his 13-year NBA career with the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 25,189 reads 47 comments

  10. 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 10 months ago 18,757 reads 20 comments

  11. Kevin Ollie's Ride to the National Championship Makes Him Hot Commodity

    It's not easy to replace a coaching legend, but Connecticut Huskies head coach Kevin Ollie has done just that, and his team's success makes him a hot commodity...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 2,181 reads 4 comments

  12. Kevin Ollie Putting Together a Coaching Masterpiece in 2014 NCAA Tournament

    ARLINGTON, Texas — Moments after returning to the locker room following Connecticut’s Final Four upset of top overall seed Florida, athletic director Warde Manuel approached former Huskies coach Jim Calhoun...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 10 months ago 49,421 reads 34 comments

  13. Kevin Ollie Proves Status as Elite Coach in Guiding UConn to NCAA Final Four

    Kevin Ollie faced immediate scrutiny, taking over a Connecticut Huskies men's basketball program last season that experienced a tradition of excellence under beloved coach Jim Calhoun...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 215 reads 0 comments

  14. Shabazz Napier and UConn's Seniors Go out with Win over Rutgers

    Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities starts off by saying, "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...

    Ryan Tolmich Written by Ryan Tolmich about 11 months ago 935 reads 1 comments

  15. UConn Goes Cold from the Field in 64-55 Loss to SMU

    They say revenge is a dish best served cold. However, the only thing that came out particularly cold was the UConn offense, as the Huskies couldn’t avenge their Jan. 4 loss to SMU in Sunday’s 64-55 loss at Gampel Pavilion ...

    Ryan Tolmich Written by Ryan Tolmich about 11 months ago 278 reads 1 comments

  16. UConn's Shabazz Napier Demonstrates What Makes Him Special in Win over Memphis

    There are probably quite a few college basketball players who are better than Shabazz Napier. There are players who have more talent. Jabari Parker and Julius Randle continue to wow scouts with their athleticism and ability...

    Ryan Tolmich Written by Ryan Tolmich about 12 months ago 1,018 reads 5 comments

  17. UConn Locks Down USF in 83-40 Blowout

    Legendary coach Jim Calhoun once said that Kevin Ollie had earned a “ Ph .D. in basketball.” The current UConn head coach has accomplished more than most in his ...

    Ryan Tolmich Written by Ryan Tolmich about 12 months ago 401 reads 0 comments