6 Best Dressed Players At The 2014 NBA DraftAthletes have long been known for having great style and the 2014 draft class did not disappoint.
NCAA Approves Unlimited Meals, Snacks For Athletes; 'Hefty Lefty' Weighs InThe move occurred eight days after Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier complained during the Final Four that he sometimes went to bed "starving" because he couldn't afford food.
Shabazz Napier Lands Cover Of Sports Illustrated After UConn Wins NCAA TitleSI released the cover for its April 14 issue on Tuesday, the morning after UConn beat Kentucky 60-54 for the national championship.
Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel ChampionshipWhat kid of tournament was this? Unpredictable and exciting from start to finish. Just look at the UConn Huskies.
Shabazz Napier Earns Spot Among UConn Greats With 2nd NCAA TitleNapier turned in one final masterpiece as a college player Monday night, lifting the Huskies to a 60-54 win over Kentucky and bringing home a championship hardly anyone not wearing a UConn uniform thought was possible.
UConn Beats Kentucky 60-54, Wins NCAA TitleShabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.
Connecticut Wins NCAA Title, 60-54 Over KentuckyShabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.
Five Things: Kentucky And UConn To Play For TitleThe wildest NCAA Tournament of the modern era culminates with an 8 seed versus a 7 seed for the championship. Kentucky, a 74-73 winner over Wisconsin on Saturday, will face Connecticut, which upset Florida 64-53.
UConn, Kentucky Ready To Battle It Out In Improbable NCAA Title GameNeither was around in last year's tourney — Connecticut because of a tournament ban over academic issues; Kentucky because it didn't make the field. And neither looked like title contenders at times this season.
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 Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays OffThe Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.
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."
Total Dominance: UConn Men, Women Both In Final Four For 4th Time The feat has also been accomplished by Duke, Oklahoma, Texas, Michigan State and LSU. But UConn is the only school to do it more than once.
Rising Star: Connecticut Guard Ryan BoatrightOn Friday, after Iowa State had cut a 17-point deficit to four with two minutes left, Boatright made what his coach called the play of the game.
Five Things: Miller Brothers Bounced And Florida Is Still The FavoriteKentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.