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Tyler Davis (Credit: Tyler Davis)

Schwartz: The UConn Huskies Find A Treasure In A Pirate

Nine schools offered Davis a scholarship, but he chose UConn to carry out his boyhood dream, a goal that was achieved by rolling up his sleeves and working hard.

06/17/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) hugs head coach Geno Auriemma as center Stefanie Dolson (L) of the University of Connecticut women's basketball team slips off the riser during an East Room event at the White House on June 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Celebrates UConn’s Winning Basketball Teams; Player Falls Off Stage

President Barack Obama welcomed the school’s men’s and women’s basketball teams Monday for an event marking their NCAA championships. It’s only the second time a school has won both titles in the same year.

06/10/2014

UConn's Shabazz Napier celebrates on the court after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA championship game on April 7, 2014. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

UConn Basketball Teams Celebrate National Titles In Hartford

The parade is set to kick off at the state Capitol at 4 p.m. Sunday and wind its way through the downtown area before returning to the Capitol for a “victory rally.”

04/13/2014

Connecticut's bench reacts during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal against the Florida Gators at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Getty Images)

UConn Fans In NYC ‘Pumped’ As Huskies Head To NCAA Title Game

Connecticut basketball fans in Manhattan popped champagne, danced on the bar and threw confetti Saturday night, celebrating another trip to the national championship game.

04/06/2014

Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Michigan State Spartans to win the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Guard Shabazz Napier: ‘We Motivated Ourself With The Sanctions’

“We motivated ourself with the sanctions,” guard Shabazz Napier said. “We were motivated with people doubting us and it worked out well.”

04/03/2014

Amida Brimah #35, DeAndre Daniels #2 and Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Iowa State Cyclones during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 28, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Fans Feeling Confident Ahead Of Elite Eight Showdown Vs. Michigan State

The last time Connecticut won college basketball’s national championship, the road to the title went through Madison Square Garden.

03/30/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

President Obama Picks UConn To Win NCAA Women’s Basketball Tourney

He is putting two undefeated teams, Connecticut and Notre Dame, in the April 9th final. He has Stanford and Louisville rounding out the Final Four.

03/21/2014

Chandler Whitmer (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Another Change For UConn: Boyle To Start Over Whitmer At QB

Interim coach T.J. Weist took the red shirt off highly-touted freshman Tim Boyle Tuesday and announced that Boyle would start over Chandler Whitmer when the Huskies next play on Oct. 12 against South Florida (0-4).

10/02/2013

UConn ribbon in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary School victims (Credit: http://www.uconnhuskies.com)

UConn Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams To Honor Newtown Victims This Week

The University of Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams will honor the victims of the Newtown, Conn., shooting massacre this week.

12/17/2012

NCAA Basketball

UConn Women Rout Charleston 103-39

The 6-foot-4 freshman scored 21 points, grabbed five rebounds and had four steals Sunday as No. 2 Connecticut routed the College of Charleston 103-39 to win its 17th consecutive season opener.

11/11/2012

Andre Drummond (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

UConn Center Andre Drummond To Follow Jeremy Lamb, Reportedly Enter NBA Draft

Sophomore Jeremy Lamb declared for the NBA draft on Tuesday, and now freshman center Andre Drummond is doing the same, according to CBSSports.com

04/12/2012

Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Big East Agrees On Policy That Would Bar UConn From Conference Tournament

Big East presidents have agreed on a policy that would bar Connecticut’s men’s basketball team from next season’s conference tournament because the Huskies haven’t qualified academically for the 2013 NCAA tournament.

03/30/2012

Tate George (credit: Tim DeFrisco/Allsport/Getty Images)

Former Net George Indicted In ‘Ponzi Scheme’

Former Net Tate George was indicted on Friday on four counts of wire fraud and charges that he ran a $2 million dollar ‘Ponzi Scheme.’

WFAN–03/23/2012

Syracuse's C.J. Fair

Selection Committee Chairman All But Declares Syracuse A No. 1 Seed

Even the chairman of the tight-lipped NCAA selection committee can’t deny this simple fact: Heading into this week’s conference tournaments, there’s Kentucky and Syracuse, and then everybody else.

03/07/2012

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UConn’s Jim Calhoun Taking Indefinite Medical Leave

The Hall of Fame coach, who turns 70 in May, has been suffering for several months from spinal stenosis, a lower back condition that causes him severe pain and hampers mobility, according to the release.

02/03/2012

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