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1 hr ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

NCAA approves expanded meal allowance

The 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.

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5 hrs ago | The UConn Blog

WNBA Drafts Dolson and Hartley

After a draft night trade, UConn Seniors Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson will be teammates once again for the Washington Mystic On Monday night, not even a week after defeating Notre Dame for the national championship, Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley were at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

USA Today

Nielsen ratings: NCAA men's basketball final wins

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News Times

Obama praises UConn's dominance

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, center, Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma, left, and men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie celebrate UConn's titles in the NCAA women's and men's tournaments, during a rally at the State Capitol in Hartford, Conn., on Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Rant Sports

2014 NBA Draft: Boston Celtics Should Target Shabazz Napier

After suffering all season, fans have high expectations for the Boston Celtics this offseason and hope the rebuilding phase is short lived.

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Northern Michigan News

NCAA committee approves expanded meal allowance

If approved by the board of directors April 24, Division I schools could provide unlimited meals and snacks to everyone who plays a college sport, including walk-ons.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

ESPN: Cuonzo Martin to leave UT for California

ESPN reporter Jeff Goodman reported on Twitter Tuesday afternoon that Cuonzo Martin is leaving the University of Tennessee for University California.

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The UConn Blog

Defining Success for UConn Football in 2014

New UConn football head coach Bob Diaco has said all the right things since being hired and the Spring Game showcased a new attitude for the program.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Storm obtain Langhorne from Mystics

The Seattle Storm acquired two-time All- Star forward Crystal Langhorne from the Washington Mystics in a trade conducted during Monday's WNBA draft.

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Testudo Times

A Final Four after all

In a fitting end to her illustrious career, Alyssa Thomas helped carry her team to their first Final Four appearance since the 2006 National Championship.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

News Times

Hartford to host 2015 AAC men's tournament

The road was kind to the UConn Huskies in the postseason, but next season it will begin at home for the national champs.

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USA Today

John Calipari explains his mystery tweak at last

By the time the University of Kentucky's basketball team had arrived in Texas for the Final Four, coach John Calipari's mystery tweak had lost some of its mystique.

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Palo Alto Weekly

Stanford's Huestis invited to basketball showcase

Stanford senior forward Josh Huestis has been invited to participate in the 62nd annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament this week.

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The UConn Blog

XL Center is New Home for AAC Tournament

After what was a quite successful inaugural season from the American Athletic Conference, almost only thanks to UConn winning the national championship, the conference has rewarded their breadwinner with the conference tournament being played at their second-home gym, the XL Center in Hartford.

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NBC Connecticut

Napier Prepares for NBA Draft

APRIL 07: Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates on the court after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.

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The Afro American Newspaper

Should UConn's Coach Kevin Ollie Jump to the NBA?

It didn't take long for UConn coach Kevin Ollie to make a big splash at his former stomping grounds.

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Connecticut Post

UConn doubles down on championship

Shouts of "UConn!" followed by the corresponding "Huskies!" could be heard throughout Sunday, as thousands gathered at the state Capitol to celebrate the University of Connecticut's dual NCAA basketball championships.

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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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The Indianapolis Star

BSU's St. Louis returns after a year off

Rarely can a football career take a break. There's just too much continuity from high school through college as a player is almost always learning this or refining that, usually at the behest of a current coach or one he is about to play for.

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