1. Kevin Ollie's Reign at the Top of College Basketball Just Beginning for UConn

    In the words of The Carpenters from back in 1970, "We've only just begun." That's exactly what's happening at UConn, and will continue to ring true after the program won the first national championship ever as a No...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 4 months ago 2,182 reads 5 comments

  2. UConn Basketball: Final 2013-14 Grades After National Title Game Win

    UConn basketball captured its fourth—and most unlikely—national championship on Monday night with a 60-54 win over Kentucky...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 4 months ago 4,258 reads 11 comments

  3. Shabazz Napier Leaving an Unforgettable Legacy Behind at UConn

    ARLINGTON, Texas — Late on Monday night in the Connecticut locker room, when security told the media it was time to go, several reporters who have covered UConn went up to Shabazz Napier's locker to tell him what a pleasure it was to cover him...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 4 months ago 13,384 reads 18 comments

  4. UConn Adds Shabazz Napier's Name to the School's Huskies of Honor Wall

    STORRS, Connecticut — UConn has added a plaque with Shabazz Napier's name on it to the school's Huskies of Honor wall inside Gampel Pavilion...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 235 reads 0 comments

  5. Late Run Is a Recruiting Gold Mine for UConn

    Now that the Huskies have won the title, athletic director Warde Manuel plans to sit down with coach Kevin Ollie and talk about a new contract, which will include more years and dollars...

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  6. Photo: Shabazz Napier Lands This Week's Sports Illustrated Cover

    This won't come as a surprise, but UConn senior guard Shabazz Napier, following his team's amazing run through the NCAA Tournament, will grace the cover of this week's Sports Illustrated magazine cover...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 951 reads 0 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 4 months ago 24,754 reads 15 comments

  8. 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 4 months ago 623 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 4 months ago 3,369 reads 3 comments

  10. 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...

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

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  12. Comparing Shabazz Napier's 2014 Title Run to Kemba Walker's 2011 Title Run

    During UConn's 2014 NCAA title run, many analysts and fans made comparisons between former Huskie guard Kemba Walker in 2011 and senior guard Shabazz Napier's run in 2014...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 4 months ago 109 reads 0 comments

  13. Ryan Boatright the Hidden Star and Ace Sidekick Behind UConn's 2014 NCAA Title

    With a head coach not four years removed from playing in the NBA and a team leader who had a front-row seat to Kemba Walker putting together one of the greatest runs ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 22,564 reads 7 comments

  14. UConn vs. Kentucky: Top Highlights and Analysis of Huskies' Triumph

    One thing was forgotten in all the talk about Kentucky’s prized freshmen finally coming together in the NCAA tournament and leading the Wildcats to the national championship ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 839 reads 0 comments

  15. UConn Students Set Fires, Climb Lamp Posts to Celebrate National Title

    The UConn student body celebrated their fourth national championship title on Monday night in Storrs, Conn. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 208 reads 1 comments

  16. 'The Riot Has Begun': UConn Students Celebrate in Defiance of 'Derek the RA'

    The University of Connecticut Huskies won the national title Monday night, and students celebrated by, well, being enthusiastic. .....

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  17. Instagram: Napier After Winning Championship

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  18. Most Amazing Moments from the National Championship Game

    UConn's indomitable Huskies were challenged throughout the national championship game by Kentucky's remarkable freshmen, but they never gave up the lead and earned a 60-54 victory and the school's fourth national championship...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 months ago 14,577 reads 5 comments

  19. NCAA Championship Game Time: When and Where to Catch UConn vs. Kentucky 2014

    With a No. 7 seed taking on a No. 8 for the 2014 national championship game, it's safe to call Connecticut and Kentucky an unexpected contest...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 4 months ago 2,080 reads 0 comments

  20. DeAndre Daniels Dreamed of Playing for Texas

    DeAndre Daniels, the Connecticut junior forward who had 20 points and 10 rebounds in the semifinal win over Florida, originally wanted to play for Texas.....

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  21. NCAA Championship Game 2014: UConn's Blueprint to Beat Kentucky

    When Kentucky and Connecticut face off for the national championship Monday night, we'll be treated to a game that only liars saw coming (OK, aside from the 1,780 ESPN Tournament Challenge players who have evidence to back up their claims)...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 4 months ago 1,781 reads 0 comments

  22. UConn Point Guard Shabazz Napier Wins 2014 Bob Cousy Award

    One day after leading his Huskies to the second National Title game appearance of his four-year career, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced that UConn senior point ...

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  23. Allen Iverson's Message to UConn Coach Kevin Ollie

    Former Philadelphia 76ers guard Kevin Ollie guided the UConn Huskies to the national championship game Saturday night with a win over top-seeded Florida. Ollie...

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  24. Thousands Celebrate UConn Win; 20 Arrested

    STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Officials say that thousands of students celebrating UConn's win to advance to the NCAA men's basketball championship game were mostly well behaved, but at least 20 were arrested...

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  25. UConn Students Celebrate Final Four Win

    Saturday night was 2011 all over again for some UConn students, after the Huskies knocked off No. 1 seeded Florida Gators to advance to the National Championship game. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 55 reads 0 comments