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  1. Can UConn Repeat?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The UConn Blog

    ... terror as a legitimate outside shooter and low post threat. UConn loses Napier, Lasan Kromah, Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander to graduation and I think there is a very good chance that Daniels goes pro. Napier is irreplaceable and both Kromah and ...

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    Sunday Apr 13 | News Times

    ... on spring break and also getting charged (later dropped) with driving under the influence back in Storrs, Tyler Olander's senior season could have never happened. The head coach believes in second chances -- heck, he received more than that during ...

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  3. UConn doubles down on championship Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Connecticut Post

    ... cheer, spelling out U-C-O-N-N with her hands. And Shabazz Napier, standing next to teammates Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander, remembered their conversation at the beginning of the season. "We were just thinking to ourselves, 'Come on, what if we win ...

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  4. UConn doubles down on championship Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Connecticut Post

    ... cheer, spelling out U-C-O-N-N with her hands. And Shabazz Napier, standing next to teammates Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander, remembered their conversation at the beginning of the season. "We were just thinking to ourselves, `Come on, what if we win ...

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  5. Estimated 200,000 Crowd Hartford Streets For UConn ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Hartford Courant

    ... to the lectern to recite what has become a battle cry since Monday night's final. Napier, Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander became the only three Huskies on the men's side to win two titles. The Final Four most outstanding player recalled a ...

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  6. UConn coach, star align: Ollie and Napier share 'hearts as big as this room'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Day

    ... He scored a game-high 22 points and earned the Final Four's most outstanding player honor. He joined teammates Tyler Olander and Niels Giffey as the only Huskies to win two national titles. "He's a great young man," Ollie said. "He's going to be ...

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  7. UConn men's overview: Huskies' hard work rewardedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Connecticut Post

    ... on spring break and also getting charged (later dropped) with driving under the influence back in Storrs, Tyler Olander's senior season could have never happened. The head coach believes in second chances -- heck, he received more than that during ...

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  8. Big shots: Seven season-defining baskets for UConn menRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Connecticut Post

    1. Tyler Olander's 3-pointer against Maryland on Nov. 8: A 17-point lead by the Huskies was whittled to just two when the senior center hit his biggest shot of the season, sinking a 3-pointer -- he made two all year -- with two minutes left to give ...

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  9. Out of Nowhere: That Finish Line Was a Long Way Away For UConn MenRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Hartford Courant

    ... fouled out with 90 seconds to play, leaving his teammates to protect what was left of the once-big lead. Tyler Olander came off the bench to hit a crucial three-pointer and UConn nailed it down, 78-77. "I don't care if we don't play for the NCAA ...

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  10. Napier put UConn teammates on shoulders, carried them all the wayRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | News Observer

    ... on the court, beyond even the rosiest of expectations, but did just fine in the classroom. Seniors Napier, Tyler Olander and Niels Giffey will all graduate on time, and Lasan Kromah will pick up a master's degree this summer. "We didn't come out ...

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  11. Post-championship game breakdown, video: KentuckyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Day

    ... who controlled the game on both ends of the court. They were simply brilliant. The senior trio of Napier, Tyler Olander and Niels Giffey are the first UConn players to win two national championships in their careers. Second-year head coach Kevin ...

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  12. This season about as perfect as it could be for AuriemmaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Connecticut Post

    ... of the men's basketball team, including Shabazz Napier , Phillip Nolan , DeAndre Daniels , Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander. The men defeated Kentucky 60-54 on Monday night to win that program's fourth NCAA title, marking just the second time in ...

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  13. O'Neil: Huskies never stopped believingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | ESPN

    ... come out on the other side a stronger, better team. Connecticut's Shabazz Napier, pictured, Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander are the only players in NCAA history to win national titles as freshmen and seniors. Three months ago, after the Huskies lost ...

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  14. UConn's dynamic guard duo too much for young KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... the only No. 7 seed to reach the final. It's their fourth title since 1999. Shabazz Napier, Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander also won titles with UConn in 2011. UConn built a 15-point lead with six minutes remaining in the first half before Kentucky ...

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  15. Napier, Boatright sizable advantageRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | News Times

    ... first-round pick by some draft websites. The Huskies will also lose two-time champion seniors Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander. This was Boatright's first title, but whether he sticks around for a title defense remains a lingering question going into ...

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  16. Column: When the going got tough, UConn became greatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Deming Headlight

    ... game on Monday night before a record crowd of 79,238. He, along with fellow seniors Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander, became the first UConn players ever to win two national titles and, in fact, the first players in the history of college basketball ...

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  17. Upbeat Kevin Ollie leads UConn to NCAA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Newsday

    ... Whether Calhoun realized it or not, that no longer was his team out there. Napier, Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander represented the remnants of Calhoun's 2011 champions, but despite all the talk about the shadow that looms over Kevin Ollie, his ...

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  18. How a postseason APR ban fueled UConn's run to a titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | USA Today

    ... in the university. "I was just a little upset that we were being punished for guys ahead of us," senior Tyler Olander said, "but at the same time, we know it's a family here at UConn, so those guys who came ahead of us are still part of the family." ...

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  19. UConn should have plenty of defense, firepower returning next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | USA Today

    ... is seeing it." In the frontcourt, meanwhile, UConn has the horses to replace seniors Niels Giffey and Tyler Olander. The biggest loss is in experience: Giffey entered Monday night's game having played in 139 games for the Huskies, starting 31, and ...

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  20. NCAA title preview: Nary a glass slipper between Kentucky, UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Detroit Free Press

    ... plenty see the reasoning behind the Nos. 7 and 8. 'I think it was the right fit at the time,' UConn senior Tyler Olander said. 'We hadn't had a stellar regular season. We lost to Louisville a couple of times pretty bad. SMU beat us twice, and they ...

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