1. Ollie: 'We Didn't Have Toughness to Win'

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 7 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  2. Calhoun's Legacy of Aiding Needy Continues with Ollie's Team

    DeAndre Daniels and some teammates had another good workout Monday night. In this case, the weights lifted were in the form of 18-pound turkeys.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  3. Sam Cassell Once Torched Huskies, Now Sending His Son to Storrs

    Sam Cassell jumps out of his seat when asked if he recalls his only visit to Gampel Pavilion as a player.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  4. Purvis to Have Surgery

    UConn redshirt freshman Rodney Purvis (Raleigh, N.C.) is scheduled to undergo shoulder surgery Tuesday morning at the UConn Health Center in Farmington for a left labral repair...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  5. Report: Purvis to Undergo Shoulder Surgery

    Rodney Purvis will have left shoulder surgery tomorrow for a condition that has worsened since high school...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  6. At Exam Break, Taking Stock of the UConn Men

    As members of the UConn men's basketball team take their final exams for the fall semester, they are not quite at the midpoint of the season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  7. Calhoun's Shooting Back on Track

    Omar Calhoun's shot might not have been falling the past couple games, but that doesn't mean his head coach wants him to pass up chances.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  8. UConn Men Not Zoning Out So Far

    The UConn men's basketball team remains unbeaten, and the Huskies have won their first nine games in a variety of ways.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  9. Napier AAC Player of the Week, Huskies Move to 9th in AP

    AWARD WINNER: UConn senior Shabazz Napier was named the American Athletic Conference Player of the Week after averaging 16.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.5 steals in wins over Florida and Maine...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 7 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  10. UConn Huskies Avoid Letdown with 95-68 Rout of Maine

    There are few things more backbreaking than the infamous trap game. It happens quite frequently in the realm of sports...

    Ryan Tolmich Written by Ryan Tolmich about 8 months ago 617 reads 0 comments

  11. No. 12 UConn Beats Maine 95-68 to Improve to 9-0

    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Ryan Boatright scored 17 points to lead a balanced UConn attack and the 12th-ranked Huskies routed Maine 95-68 on Friday night to stay undefeated...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 8 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  12. UConn Men Are One of 3 Division I Teams at 8-0 in the Nation

    UConn is one of only three Division I teams at 8-0 in the nation (Wisconsin and Wichita State are the others). It's pretty impressive when you consider the Huskies don't dominate any category and are only in the top 20 in two...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  13. No Matter What, Ollie Has Huskies Finding a Way to Win

    Perhaps it was luck that got the ball into Shabazz Napier's hands in the final second against Florida. Maybe it was just a matter of getting good breaks so Yogi Ferrell, Olivier Hanlan and Dez Wells all missed shots in the final seconds, too...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  14. It's a Bird, It's a Plane ... It's Shabazz

    Some kids want to be Michael Jordan when they grow up. Some kids want to be Larry Bird. Some kids want to be Magic Johnson.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  15. UConn Notebook: Players Praise Sellout Crowd

    Kevin Ollie credited the UConn Huskies' 65-64 buzzer-beating victory to heart. Niels Giffey said it wasn't just the players on the court – including Shabazz Napier who nailed ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  16. Shabazz Napier in the Clutch: Not Once, Not Twice....but 12 Times

    By now, you've probably seen the above video. At some point today, you've probably heard someone proclaim Shabazz Napier as the greatest late-game performer in UConn's history.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  17. Napier Beats Buzzer as UConn Edges Florida

    Shabazz Napier is the top player on No. 12 Connecticut and is one of the most clutch players in the nation. The point guard, who led the undefeated Huskies to another win Monday night with a buzzer-beating jumper, has higher comparisons in mind...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 months ago 58 reads 0 comments

  18. Is Shabazz Napier a Player of the Year Candidate After Game-Winner vs. Florida?

    The revival of the men's basketball program at the University of Connecticut was on display on the national stage on Monday night, and the best player on the Huskies roster, ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 8 months ago 4,683 reads 11 comments

  19. UConn Stuns Florida 65-64 in Storrs on Last Second Shot from Shabazz Napier

    The No. 12 UConn Huskies proved they were for real on Monday night, stunning the No. 15 Florida Gators 66-65 on a buzzer-beating shot from senior guard Shabazz Napier...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 8 months ago 6,226 reads 6 comments

  20. No. 13 UConn Beats Loyola (Md) 76-66

    HARTFORD, Conn. -- DeAndre Daniels had 21 points and eight rebounds to help keep No. 13 Connecticut remained undefeated with a 76-66 win over Loyola, Md., on Tuesday night...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 8 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  21. UConn's Purvis Making Most of Transfer Year

    Rodney Purvis had the best seat in the Gampel Pavilion locker room for UConn's victory over Indiana at Madison Square Garden in the 2K Sports Classic championship...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  22. Kevin Ollie: Coach and Psychologist

    Kevin Ollie often says he starts the players that he likes, but finishes games with the players he trusts.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 43 reads 0 comments

  23. Ali Gives Early Pledge to UConn

    Prince Ali has aspirations of playing college basketball close to home. So on Monday, just a day after an unofficial visit to Connecticut, Ali pledged to Kevin Ollie and his staff. Weston (Fla...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 95 reads 0 comments

  24. UConn Hangs on Against Indiana to Win the 2K Sports Classic

    Scott Read Written by Scott Read about 8 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  25. UConn and Boatright Have Plenty to Play for Once Again

    NEW YORK -- About midway through the second half against Boston College on Thursday night, Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright fed teammate DeAndre Daniels for a dunk and gave the 18th-ranked ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 months ago 38 reads 0 comments