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15 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut
We don't want to say that the Huskies are already looking ahead to tournament time -- they still have one game left in the regular season, a Saturday meeting with Louisville -- but once that day arrives, Kevin Ollie's team feels like they're legitimately prepared to bring another national title to Storrs.
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18 hrs ago | The Courier-Journal
Russ Smith has two Big East Conference Tournament titles, played in two Final Fours and won a national title during a college career that started with him potentially transferring from the University of Louisville.
19 hrs ago | FOX16
In the Top-25 yet again, the 19th-ranked Connecticut Huskies will play their final home game of the season against American Athletic Conference rival Rutgers on Wednesday night.
Connecticut's Lasan Kromah and Louisville's Mangok Mathiang reach for a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, in Storrs, Conn.
The coveted basketball recruit from the Bronx was dismissed from his prep school, Brewster Academy in New Hampshire, in November for a "violation of school policy," according to multiple media reports.
Over and over again, Rutgers looked up at the scoreboards in the building and saw a game they could win.
Earlier in the week, Huskies point guard Shabazz Napier was named the American Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the fifth time this season.
Connecticut's Niels Giffey and SMU's Cannen Cunningham fight for the loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.
From the eight that came in, only Jerome Dyson, Stanley Robinson and Gavin Edwards made it to Senior Night.
The senior from Roxbury, Mass. won a national championship as a freshman and could have transferred, as others did, when the Huskies were hit with academic sanctions after his sophomore season.
Rutgers returns to the rugged road of the American Athletic Conference to meet No.
The American Athletic Conference has announced the winners of the league's weekly men's basketball honors for the week-ending March 2. AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Shabazz Napier * Sr. * G * UConn Napier averaged 17.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 2.0 steals in a 2-0 week for the Huskies, which included a 51-45 win ... (more)
All-American candidate Shabazz Napier led all scorers with 18 points and grabbed a game-high 11 boards to lead UConn over 11th-ranked Cincinnati.
Kevin Ollie is demanding. He's an early riser, passionate about his physical fitness, nearly every minute of his day scheduled.