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Monday | BleacherReport

College Basketball Seniors Most Likely to Lead Their Team to a Title in 2014-15

Shabazz Napier capped off a phenomenal UConn career with a national title as a senior, and a similar story could be on the way in 2014-15.

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Monday | BleacherReport

UConn Parade 2014: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

A decade ago, hundreds of thousands of UConn fans descended upon Hartford, Conn., to celebrate the first school in history to win national championships in both men's and women's basketball.

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Monday | New Jersey Herald

Napier brings it home for UConn

Shabazz Napier walked slowly through the hallway of the stadium - the tears still drying, the twine from the cut-down net still hanging around his neck.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Over 200,000 cheer UConn champion basketball teams

A Victory Parade and Rally for the UConn Men's and Women's Basketball teams in downtown Hartford, Conn.

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Connecticut Post

Huskies on top of the world

Connecticut men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie waves to a crowd during a parade in Hartford, Conn., on Sunday, April 13, 2014, celebrating UConn's wins in the NCAA men's and women's tournaments earlier this month.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Out of Nowhere: That Finish Line Was a Long Way Away For UConn Men

UConn 's preseason work was done. The jog around campus, the grueling early practices, first night, the hard-to-watch exhibition games were all finished.

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Related Topix: Shabazz Napier, Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Connecticut Huskies NCAA Basketball, University of Connecticut NCAA, Niels Giffey, Tyler Olander, Haddam, CT

WLBT-TV Jackson

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Connecticut and Kentucky couldn't have met in last year's championship game and few people gave them a chance to be in this year's.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WLBT-TV Jackson

Napier brings it home for UConn

Shabazz Napier walked slowly through the hallway of the stadium - the tears still drying, the twine from the cut-down net still hanging around his neck.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Fairfield Citizen-News

In the Suburbs / Caught up in Huskie

Tuesday morning, I picked up the Connecticut Post, and the front page paged trumpeted "ALL THAT 'BAZZ: Behind Shabazz Napier, UConn proves the experts wrong with an improbable run to the NCAA title."

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Lebanon Democrat

John Clay: Wildcats run out of magic

After three wondrous weeks of fantastic finishes, Kentucky came up short in the national championship game, falling 60-54 to the Connecticut Huskies in the finals of the NCAA Tournament at AT&T Stadium.

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King James Gospel

What Will the Future Hold for Kevin Ollie

Apr 7, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Connecticut Huskies head coach Kevin Ollie waves to fans after cutting down the net following the championship game of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament against the Kentucky Wildcats at AT&T Stadium.

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The Town Talk

Husein Becirovic of New Britain, Conn. (left), Laura Purcell of...

UConn fans celebrate NCAA championship: Fans take to the streets after the University of Connecticut Huskies beat the University of Kentucky Wildcats 60 to 54. Sarah Irwin reports.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Washington Post

a oeThis is the biggest gamea

Somehow, John Wall was able to fly to Dallas to watch Kentucky lose to Connecticut in Monday's NCAA title game , fly back home to Washington by 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, catch some sleep, wake up and go through practice in preparation for the most important game of the season.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Who's No. 1 in college basketball in 2015?

So, is it too early to look ahead at what March and April of 2015 might look like in college basketball? Admittedly, we don't have a good handle on which underclassmen will cannonball - the ones who should and the ones who shouldn't - into the NBA draft pool.

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News Times

believed their way to a title

The UConn second-year head coach took the microphone -- in an-out-of-character moment -- and told the crowd still lingering around Gampel Pavilion after the final regular-season home game that next time they gathered there it would be to celebrate a national championship.

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I4U Future Technology News

Stefanie Dolson Outdoes Herself

Stefanie Dolson and her team of basketball sisters beat Notre Dame lickety-split.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

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It was in honor of the women's basketball team, which beat Notre Dame 79-58 in Nashville, Tenn., on Tuesday, capturing a record ninth national title, and the men's team, which beat Kentucky 60-54 in Arlington, Texas, about 23 hours earlier, capturing its fourth NCAA title.

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Examiner.com

It's a "mad" world afterall

UConn's fourth trip to the Final Four was a success as the Huskies stopped Kentucky, 60-54, to win their fourth national championship.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

CBS Atlanta

UConn celebrates again as women's team wins title

Brandeis University in Massachusetts has decided not to award an honorary degree to a woman who has made comments critical of Islam.

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WDRB-TV Louisville

BOZICH | Kentucky Can't Overcome Free Throws, Chapman, UConn

ARLINGTON, Texas It was time for Kentucky to do what the Wildcats had already proven they could do over and over and over, against better basketball teams than the University of Connecticut.

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