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UConn Wins Record 9th NCAA Championship

UConn Wins Record 9th NCAA ChampionshipAndy Lyons/Getty Images Sport (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) --  Once again, Geno Auriemma and the Connecticut Huskies stand alone atop the world of women's college basketball. In the first NCAA basketball championship game featuring two undefeated teams, the...

Top-Ranked UConn Wins Inaugural AAC Championship

Top-Ranked UConn Wins Inaugural AAC ChampionshipLance King/Getty Images Sport (UNCASVILLE, Conn.) -- Breanna Stewart had 20 points, nine rebounds, and six assists as top-ranked Connecticut routed No. 3 Louisville 72-52 on Monday in the inaugural American Athletic Conference championship game. With t...

(12) Connecticut Edges Florida on Napier’s Buzzer Beater

(12) Connecticut Edges Florida on Napier’s Buzzer BeaterJoe Robbins/Getty Images(STORRS, Conn.) -- Shabazz Napier hit a jumper as time expired to give No. 12 Connecticut a 65-64 win over No. 15 Florida Monday night at Gampel Pavilion. "It went in slow motion," said Napier, who scored 26 points in the victor...

UConn Women Are National Champions Once Again

UConn Women Are National Champions Once AgainChris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) -- The Lady Huskies came up aces again. UConn won its eighth NCAA title by destroying Louisville 90-63 Tuesday night. It is the biggest margin of victory ever in a title game. Freshman guard Breanna Stewart scor...

End of an Era: UConn Tops (6) Syracuse 66-58

End of an Era: UConn Tops (6) Syracuse 66-58Bob Stowell/Getty Images(HARTFORD, Conn.) -- Ryan Boatright scored 17 and Omar Calhoun chipped in 15 as UConn upset No. 6 Syracuse 66-58 Wednesday night, in the two teams final meeting in the Big East. Syracuse is heading to the Atlantic Coast Confe...

UConn Upends No. 17 Notre Dame

UConn Upends No. 17 Notre DameMichael Hickey/Getty Images(SOUTH BEND, Ind.) -- Connecticut used a 7-0 run at the end of the game to defeat No. 17 Notre Dame, 65-58 on Saturday afternoon at the Purcell Pavillion. The loss ended Notre Dame's 12-game winning streak.  UConn (12-3)...

UConn’s Ollie Gets Five-Year Extension

UConn’s Ollie Gets Five-Year ExtensionMitchell Layton/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- University of Connecticut has given men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie a five-year contract extension on Saturday, keeping him in the position until the 2017-18 season. "As I said in my first press conference, ...

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/16/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/16/12Getty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) --  NBA:  The Memphis Grizzlies (7-1) routed the New York Knicks (6-1), 105-95. The Philadelphia 76ers (5-4) edged the Utah Jazz (4-6), 99-93. The Indiana Pacers (4-6) outpaced the Dallas Mavericks (5-5), 103-83....

UConn’s Napier Undergoes Foot Surgery

UConn’s Napier Undergoes Foot SurgeryJoe Robbins/Getty Images(STORRS, Conn.) -- UConn guard Shabazz Napier underwent foot surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right foot. Napier had a screw inserted in his fifth metatarsal bone Friday. Napier will be in a cast and boot for several w...

Jim Calhoun Released from Hospital

Jim Calhoun Released from HospitalAndy Lyons/Getty Images(STORRS, Conn.) -- University of Connecticut head basketball coach Jim Calhoun was released from the hospital after he had surgery to repair a hip fracture. Calhoun injured the hip in a bicycle accident near his home in Madison, ...

Roscoe Smith Transfers to UNLV

Roscoe Smith Transfers to UNLVJoe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) --  Former Connecticut Huskie forward Roscoe Smith is transferring to UNLV. Smith was a starter on UConn's 2011 Championship team and has two years of eligibility left. He becomes the fifth Huskie with eligibilit...

Oriakhi will Transfer to Missouri

Oriakhi will Transfer to MissouriMitchell Layton/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- Ex-UConn forward Alex Oriakhi has one year of eligibility left and he will use it at Missouri.  The university announced Friday that Oriakhi would transfer to Columbia to become a Tiger. The 6-foot...

ESPN: UConn Center Andre Drummond Going Pro

ESPN: UConn Center Andre Drummond Going ProElsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Good big men are hard to come by in today's NBA, but there could be a dominant center coming to the League this summer. According to ESPN.com's Andy Katz, Connecticut Andrew Drummond will declare for the 2012 NBA Draft.In...

ESPN: UConn Center Andre Drummond Going Pro

ESPN: UConn Center Andre Drummond Going ProElsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Good big men are hard to come by in today's NBA, but there could be a dominant center coming to the League this summer. According to ESPN.com's Andy Katz, Connecticut Andrew Drummond will declare for the 2012 NBA Draft.In...

UConn’s Lamb Declares for NBA Draft

UConn’s Lamb Declares for NBA DraftJim McIsaac/Getty Images(STORRS, Conn.) -- University of Connecticut sophomore Jeremy Lamb announced Tuesday that he will enter this years NBA Draft. The 19-year-old averaged 17.7 point per game for the Huskies last season. He also was a key cog in UCo...

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