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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Marching Into The Madness

This morning marked the triumphant return of Boomer and Carton after a week off. They opened up Monday morning’s show live from the AOL Time Warner Center Bracket Lounge…


Jeremy Lamb #3 of the Connecticut Huskies shoots the ball against the DePaul Blue Demons at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

UConn Downs DePaul 97-71 In Big East Opener

Kemba Walker scored 26 points and Connecticut won a Big East tournament game for the first time in six years, beating DePaul 97-71 on Tuesday.


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Connecticut Stumbles Into Big East Tournament

UConn will stumble into the Big East tournament fresh from NCAA sanctions and losses in four of its last five games.


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UConn’s Calhoun To Miss Marquette Matchup

UConn coach Jim Calhoun will miss the No. 14 Huskies’ game vs. Marquette on Thursday night in Hartford. Calhoun will attend a memorial service for his sister-in-law who passed away on Monday.


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No UConn Postseason Ban, But Calhoun Suspended

UConn coach Jim Calhoun was suspended for three games next season for recruiting violations committed, though the program dodged a major sanction when it was spared a postseason ban.



Conn. MBA Grads Start Social Site With Lofty Goals

Nick Jaensch and Keith Bessette have developed, a corner of the Internet dedicated to college students and 20-somethings.


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Parise: The Battle Of New Jersey

Seton Hall travels to Piscataway tomorrow for Kevin Willard’s first ever game at the RAC. And for the first time in years, the RAC is back to being one of the toughest places to play.


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Must See Video: UConn QB Shows Off Insane Accuracy

You have to see it to believe it. Johnny McEntee, backup quarterback for the UConn Huskies, produced a trick-shot video that’s so unreal, it’s giving the bench-warmer a national following.


Connecticut head coach Jim Calhoun, left, stands with player Kemba Walker (15) near the end of the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Seton Hall in Newark, N.J. With do-everything guard Kemba Walker taking the reins, the Huskies raced past all expectations by beating some of the nation's best programs to win the Maui Invitational in November. That jumped UConn not just back into the polls, but the Top 10(AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

Pick Six: UConn Leads Resurgent NCAA Programs

Led by a surprising turnaround at UConn that even coach Jim Calhoun didn’t see coming, some of college basketball’s elite programs are, well, elite again.


Head Coach Paul Pasqualoni of UConn. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Despite Coaching Change, UConn Lands 16 Recruits

UConn football coach Paul Pasqualoni has landed a class of 16 recruits, less than a month after joining the Huskies. Most of those who committed to former coach Randy Edsall faxed in their letters of intent early Wednesday, national signing day.


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Major UConn Football Donor Pulls Support in Scathing Letter

A major benefactor to the University of Connecticut wants the school to return $3 million in donations and remove his family name from its football complex.


UConn athletic director Jeff Hathaway (AP Photo)

UConn Football Donor Demands Return Of $3M

A major donor to the UConn football program is demanding the return of $3 million in donations and the removal of his name from a campus building over disagreements with the athletic director.


Jim Calhoun of the UConn Huskies (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

UConn’s Calhoun Calls On Fans To Embrace Squad

Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun is hoping for bigger crowds to watch what he calls a very “embraceable” team. No. 10 UConn hosts Rutgers on Tuesday, coming off Saturday’s 82-81 overtime win at No. 12 Texas.


The Fiesta Bowl winners' trophy is shown Monday, Dec. 27, 2010 in Scottsdale, Ariz. Connecticut will face Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl on Jan 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Casey’s Call: Fiesta Bowl – Oklahoma Vs. UConn Preview

The University of Connecticut football program has made unprecedented progress this season. Standing in their way in Phoenix will be the mighty Sooners of Oklahoma.


Geno Auriemma, head coach of the Connecticut Huskies works the bench against the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden on December 19, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

UConn’s Win Streak Ends At 90 In Loss To Stanford

Top-ranked Connecticut’s record 90-game winning streak is over. The Huskies never led and were beaten by No. 9 Stanford 71-59 on Thursday night, ending a remarkable run that drew national attention.