Final Four: UConn Star Napier Trying To Shed Walker's ShadowShabazz Napier can shoot, drive and dish, hit big shots, pick off passes, carry a team down the stretch of a game and a season. Sounds an awful lot like another recent UConn star: Kemba Walker.
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."
UConn's Jim Calhoun, Geno Auriemma Are There For Kevin OllieHall of Famers Jim Calhoun and Geno Auriemma have won 11 national championships between them, and Ollie counts both among his friends and close advisers.
NCAA Tournament Back At Madison Square GardenFriday night, Virginia meets Michigan State and Connecticut faces Iowa State in the East Regional semifinals.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookFriday night at Pauley Pavilion was one of the better moments we've seen in recent memory in Westwood as UCLA stormed back from a late nine-point deficit.
UConn Gives Head Coach Kevin Ollie 5-Year Extension Connecticut has given men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie a five-year contract extension.
Conn. Sec'y Of The State Concerned About Turnout As McMahon Faces MurphyNearly 2.1 million people are registered to vote, with more than 100,000 citizens becoming new voters since early September.
Rothstein Files: Five Observations From UConnMonday was the first time I took in a practice at Gampel Pavilion when Jim Calhoun wasn't the head mens basketball coach at UConn.
26 Years And Three NCAA Titles Later, UConn Coach Jim Calhoun RetiresJim Calhoun left Connecticut the same way he coached it to three national titles — on his terms. The 70-year-old Hall of Famer announced his retirement at a 2 p.m. news conference on Thursday.
Rothstein: Calhoun Era Over, But Obstacles Remain In Ollie's WayThe Jim Calhoun era is over. Assistant Kevin Ollie will be the head coach for UConn during the upcoming season but wasn't granted the three-year deal he desired, according to multiple sources.
AP: Legendary UConn Coach Jim Calhoun To Announce Retirement ThursdayCalhoun led the UConn program from obscurity to three national championships, but has struggled recently with health issues, including a fractured hip last month that has forced him to come to work on crutches.
Rothstein Files: This And That Around College BasketballTemple is now in prime position to challenge for yet another Atlantic 10 title after the Owls officially added Boston University big man Jake O'Brien as a transfer this past week.