1. UConn Huskies Player and Team of the Week: Byron Jones and UConn Football

    Player of the Week: Byron Jones, Defensive Back, Football Jones had the critical play in the Huskies 16-10 Homecoming victory over South Florida...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about almost 3 years ago 178 reads 0 comments

  2. Fiesta Bowl, Final Four and More: Conclusion of the 2010-11 UConn Huskies Season

    I: General Note There has been a change of plans and I will be departing Storrs for the summer on Saturday, May 7. Consequently, I will not be attending any more games this season, thus wrapping up my first year of UConn sports...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 38 reads 2 comments

  3. Tostitos Fiesta Bowl 2011: UConn Can Beat Oklahoma, and Here's Why

    According to the point spread for the Fiesta Bowl, the UConn Huskies are 17-point underdogs to the Oklahoma Sooners. However, this is a game ripe with upset potential. The Huskies have a better chance than most are giving them to pull this upset off...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 2,600 reads 19 comments

  4. Ohio State Suspensions: Should the NCAA Pay Student-Athletes Like Terrelle Pryor

    Earlier today, news broke that Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor and four other Buckeyes will be suspended for the first five games of next season for receiving "improper benefits"...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 2,119 reads 64 comments

  5. UConn Women's Basketball: Where Does Their Streak Rank Among the Best Ever?

    On Sunday afternoon, the University of Connecticut Huskies women's basketball team won their 88th straight game. This adds to the record for the women's game that they already established...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 2,317 reads 33 comments

  6. NCAA Football: BCS Alternative Tournament Round 1 Results

    Some readers may remember the article from last week regarding a plan I outlined for a college football tournament. For those who didn't read it, it is available here . Now that Whatifsports...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 362 reads 1 comments

  7. NCAA Football: A Modified Proposal For a 16-Team Playoff; Part 1: The Plan

    People are debating whether NCAA Football should have a playoff or not. It is undoubtedly apparent that they should. The question is what format it should be. Today, I propose a solution...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 543 reads 0 comments

  8. Bowl Schedule 2010-11: 10 Coaches Whose Jobs Are on the Line During Bowl Season

    Bowl Season is upon us, but for many coaches it may not be a Happy Holiday. Their jobs are on the line and they will be fighting for them. Many coaches are coming off disappointing seasons and will need a win to save their jobs...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 3,071 reads 14 comments

  9. Brazilian Volleyball, Andorran Shot Put and Other Jabs Too Short for an Article

    Here we go. It's time for me to take random wisecracks at everything in the world of sports. These would be too short to merit their own article, so I am combining them into one article, which will poke fun at anything and everything I can think of...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 397 reads 7 comments

  10. Bowl Schedule 2010: The 10 Most Likely Bowl Upsets

    Now that the bowl schedule is out, which games will likely see an upset? Which powerhouses will go down? Which minor bowls are likely to see upsets? Some bowls have no clear-cut favorites...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 3,538 reads 6 comments

  11. UConn Women's Basketball: World Vision Challenge, Maya Moore and Win 88

    Wow. Three days of basketball, six games at Gampel Pavilion and the World Vision Challenge is complete...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 1,076 reads 0 comments

  12. NFL on Thanksgiving: How Detroit Lions, Dallas Cowboys Became Like Turkey, Gravy

    Today, as we sit down at our tables and enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner with our family, chances are we will also enjoy watching some football...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 1,543 reads 1 comments

  13. UConn vs. Michigan State: Huskies Upset No. 2 Spartans in Maui Invitational

    Aah, the beauty of early season tournaments. You face a team ranked better than you are on a neutral court, and perhaps you pull off the upset...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 274 reads 1 comments

  14. Leagues to Add Additional Sponsors "For the Good of the Game" (satire)

    We live in a sports universe featuring such events as the BBVA Compass Bowl, the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game and College GameDay Built by the Home Depot...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 233 reads 0 comments

  15. NCAA Men's Basketball Preview: Connecticut Huskies vs. Michigan State Spartans

    Tonight at 7 p.m. EST, the UConn Huskies will face their first true challenge of the season as they face off against #2 Michigan State at the Maui Invitational...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 647 reads 0 comments

  16. UConn, the Big East and the Fiesta Bowl: Does Anyone Deserve to Go There?

    All the time here at UConn, I hear students and fans speculating that the Huskies have a good shot of going to the Fiesta Bowl...

    Gregory Koch Written by Gregory Koch about over 3 years ago 1,535 reads 28 comments