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  1. Ollie Excited About New FacesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut

    Kevin Ollie's Huskies went through a lot last season, most of which had to do with overcoming the loss of key players Shabazz Napier, Niels Giffey and DeAndre Daniels. In the end, Ryan Boatright couldn't carry the load himself, and youth and inexperience proved to be too much.


  2. Four-star 2016 power forward commits to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSNBC

    With five scholarship players entering their final year of college eligibility in 2015-16, the 2016 recruiting class is an important one for UConn. Friday morning head coach Kevin Ollie received his first verbal commitment in the class, as 6-foot-8 power forward Mamadou Diarra made his pledge in a ceremony at Woodstock Academy.


  3. Brian Koonz: NCAA has it right, graduate transfers should be...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Times

    The UConn men's basketball team already has two graduate transfers on board for next season, Shonn Miller , a forward from Cornell, and Sterling Gibbs , a guard from Seton Hall. A third transfer, freshman Terry Larrier from Virginia Commonwealth, could join them in Storrs unless he chooses Maryland instead, CBS Sports reported Thursday.


  4. Looking Forward: Catching up on the American's offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MSNBC

    With the early entry process over and with just about every elite recruit having picked a school, we now have a pretty good idea of what college basketball will look like in 2015-16. Over the next three weeks, we'll be taking an early look at next season.


  5. Arkansas' Qualls hopes to be 76ers' next second-round stealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 |

    "I feel like I can help right now," the former Arkansas shooting guard/small forward said. "I can be a force right away to help change that atmosphere and [turn] that program around."


  6. Gibbs Expects Huskies to Be Good in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NBC Connecticut

    NOVEMBER 14: Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies yells to his team in the first half against the Byrant Bulldogs during the game at Harry A. Gampel Pavilion on November 14, 2014 in Storrs, Connecticut. The Huskies will be a completely different team in 2015-16.


  7. UConn lands former Seton Hall guard Sterling Gibbs, eligible immediatelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | MSNBC

    After averaging 16.3 points, 2.1 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game as a redshirt junior, guard Sterling Gibbs made the decision to leave Seton Hall with one season of eligibility remaining. And what has been one of the more interesting recruiting processes came to an end Saturday afternoon, Gibbs announced that he'll play that final season at UConn.


  8. Ex-Seton Hall G Gibbs transferring to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | CBS Sports

    Ex- Seton Hall guard Sterling Gibbs , possibly the No. 1 transfer left on the market, has officially decided to take his talents to Connecticut .


  9. Ex-Seton Hall guard Gibbs transfers to UConnRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Sports Network

    "3rd times a charm.. UCONN!," Gibbs said on Twitter, referring to the fact he will play for his third collegiate team.


  10. Seton Hall transfer Sterling Gibbs picks UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Times Leader

    UConn has landed another ready-made player for next season. Sterling Gibbs, one of the most sought-after graduate transfer players available, committed to the Huskies on Saturday after a two-day visit to the campus.


  11. Sterling Gibbs Picks UConnRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    Transfer Sterling Gibbs wasted no time in making a decision. After spending Thursday at UConn, the transfer announced on Friday he would be joining the Huskies.


  12. UConn men land Seton Hall transfer GibbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Day

    UConn picked up its second commitment this spring from a graduate transfer when Sterling Gibbs, a recent graduate of Seton Hall, announced Saturday via Twitter that he would play his final season of eligibility with the Huskies. Last month, Cornell graduate Shonn Miller, a 6-foot-7 forward, also decided to use his fifth-year of eligibility to play at UConn.


  13. NBA draft combine: Syracuse's Chris McCullough gets measured and interviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Post-Standard

    Chris McCullough is still recovering from surgery on his right knee, but the former Syracuse player is still taking part in interviews and measurements at the NBA's draft combine in Chicago this week. On Wednesday, McCullough went through a litany of tests and measurements along with the other NBA draft hopefuls at the combine.


  14. New York PG Terrance Samuel transferringRead the original story

    Friday May 8 |

    After two seasons coming off the bench, sophomore Terrence Samuel is leaving the UConn program. Samuel's departure was announced in a press release issued by the school Wednesday night.


  15. UConn guard Terrence Samuel to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Greenwich Citizen

    Samuel averaged just more than 20 minutes a game backing up Ryan Boatright for the Huskies, who went 20-15 last season and lost in the first round of the NIT. During his two years at UConn, Samuel appeared in 65 games, starting eight.


  16. Backup PG Samuel transferring from UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | ESPN

    Pittsburgh sophomore guard Josh Newkirk underwent left knee surgery Wednesday but should be ready in time for the 2015-16 season. Wisconsin will suffer huge losses to graduation, but Bo Ryan's team always seems to be in the Big Ten mix.


  17. UConn guard Samuel to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie, left, talks with ConnecticutA's Terrence Samuel during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Texas, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. Photo: AP Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel, left, drives to the basket past Florida center Patric Young during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.


  18. UConn sophomore guard Terrence Samuel to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | MSNBC

    After two seasons in Storrs, sophomore point guard Terrence Samuel will be transferring . News of the move was announced on Thursday, and after sitting out the 2015-16 season at his next school the Brooklyn native will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.


  19. UConn Men's Basketball: Sophomore guard Terrance Samuel transferringRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The UConn Blog

    Sophomore guard Terrence Samuel has requested and been granted his release from the UConn basketball program and will transfer at the end of the current semester. In two years at UConn, Samuel appeared in 65 games, starting eight, and averaged 3.0 points, 1.7 rebounds, and 1.2 assists per game.


  20. Report: Sterling Gibbs Could Be Headed to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | NBC Connecticut

    Teammates mob Seton Hall's Sterling Gibbs after he hit the winning shot during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova in the second round of the Big East Conference tournament at Madison Square Garden, Thursday, March 13, 2014, in New York. Seton Hall won 64-63.