1. Amida Brimah to Have Shoulder Surgery

    UConn's 7-foot freshman center Amida Brimah met with doctors Wednesday, and the decision has been made to have surgery on his left shoulder, according to Nana Baafi, his legal guardian...

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  2. Video: Napier Throws First Pitch at Fenway

    Earlier, we showed you a photo of Shabazz Napier's first pitch at Fenway Park. The Connecticut men's basketball team was in Boston for the Red Sox-Yankees game. They were honored on the field prior to the contest for their 2014 national championship...

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  3. UConn Women Cancel Out On Fenway Trip; Husky Men Will Still Appear

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  4. University of Connecticut Hoops Ex-Star Dies at 84

    STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The first University of Connecticut men's basketball player to score 1,000 points has died. Former Husky Vin Yokabaskas was 84...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  5. Ryan Boatright Facing 'a Big Decision'

    Playing point guard for NCAA men's basketball champion Connecticut requires Ryan Boatright to make snap decisions at both ends of the floor during a game...

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  6. Mark Emmert Made Some Not-so-Smart Comments This Morning

    You're the president of an organization under siege for a multitude of reasons. Maybe it wouldn't be best to make some flippant comments on a popular national radio show.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 4 months ago 181 reads 1 comments

  7. NCAA President Slams Shabazz Food Claims

    Mark Emmert on @MikeAndMike on deregulating food rules: If UConn wants to feed Shabazz breakfast in bed, they can.....

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  8. Photo: UConn National Championships to Be Featured on Coke Cans

    You know you've made it when they put you on the can of an American classic. The Connecticut basketball program has officially made it. .....

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  9. Daniel Hamilton Excited About UConn, Kevin Ollie and Cold Weather

    UConn recruit Daniel Hamilton is enjoying the cold weather in New York City this week preparing for the Jordan Brand Classic, which is at 7 p.m. Friday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 410 reads 1 comments

  10. Large Crowds Cheer UConn Champion Basketball Teams

    Huge crowds have turned out for a downtown Hartford victory parade celebrating the national championships won by the University of Connecticut men's and women's basketball teams...

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  11. UConn Parade 2014: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

    Let's party like it's 2004. A decade ago, hundreds of thousands of UConn fans descended upon Hartford, Conn., to celebrate the first school in history to win national championships in both men's and women's basketball...

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  12. The Case for Shabazz Napier...

    I remember two Decembers ago, after a Shabazz Napier six-point, seven-rebound, nine-assist, four-steal performance against Harvard, answering question on this blog: Who will be the better pro — Napier or A...

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  13. Kevin Duffy: Great Time to Be a Husky, But...

    I know it's unfair to make this about TV money and contract negotiations and the future because, really, this was about toughness and pride.....

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  14. Photos: Kevin Ollie, Geno Auriemma Ring Bell at NYSE

    UConn head basketball coaches Kevin Ollie and Geno Auriemma are living the life right now. Just a few days after each won the national championship his respective sport, the duo was spotted on Wall Street ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange...

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  15. Omar Calhoun: "We're Going to Do It Again."

    Two off-season hip surgeries and a season-long sophomore slump were distance memories when Omar Calhoun stood smiling on the court at AT&T Stadium with his UConn teammates celebrating the program's fourth title since 1999...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 151 reads 0 comments

  16. 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions

    Watch the 2014 NCAA Final Four Highlight Video that was shown at Gampel Pavilion during the Championship Pep Rally. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 607 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 2,224 reads 5 comments

  18. 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...

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  19. 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 13,434 reads 18 comments

  20. 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

  21. 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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  22. 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...

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  23. 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 24,783 reads 15 comments

  24. 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 ...

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  25. 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...

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