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  1. Tulane men's basketball guard Keith Pinckney asked for his releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Connecticut's Ryan Boatright is fouled by Tulane's Keith Pinckney during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Storrs, Conn. Tulane men's basketball guard Keith Pinckney has asked for his release from the university after one season with the Green Wave, he tweeted Monday.

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  2. UConn men add Cornell transfer MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Day

    The UConn men's basketball program picked up a major commitment Saturday afternoon when Shonn Miller, a fifth-year transfer from Cornell, announced he will complete his athletic eligibility with the Huskies next season. Miller, a 6-foot-7 forward, averaged 16.8 points and 8.5 rebounds for Cornell last season with 11 double doubles.

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  3. Former Cornell forward Shonn Miller headed to UConn for final season of eligibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | MSNBC

    With Shonn Miller missing the entire 2013-14 season at Cornell due to injury but remaining enrolled in classes, the 6-foot-7 forward needed to find another school for his fourth season of eligibility. Per Ivy League rules, a student-athlete has to completely withdraw from school in order to receive a "fifth year" at their institution.

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  4. UConn lands instantly eligible transfer MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | ESPN

    Rick Pitino will have a do-over on his hands as six players who opened the 2014-15 season will no longer be with the team. Duke is scrambling to find a point guard after Tyus Jones opted to enter the NBA draft early.

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  5. Ollie Weighs in on Enoch, AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | 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. Kevin Ollie spoke at Husky Day earlier this week and he was asked about, well, everything, starting with how he can be a better coach in 2015-16.

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  6. UConn Men's Basketball Post-Season Review: Terrance SamuelRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The UConn Blog

    The point guard from Brooklyn, N.Y. will be a solid four-year player in Storrs, but still has a long way to go following an inconsistent sophomore season in 2014-15. Today, we continue our look at the 2014-15 UConn men's basketball team with an evaluation of Terrence Samuel.

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  7. Hamilton 'Never Had Any Thoughts' on LeavingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NBC Connecticut

    Daniel Hamilton was one of the bright spots in what was an otherwise disappointing 2014-2015 season. The Huskies didn't make the NCAA Tournament, and lost in the first round of the NIT.

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  8. 2015 Boys Basketball Dream Team: St. John Boscoa s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Press-Telegram

    St. John Bosco basketball star Vance Jackson is the 2015 Press Telegram Basketball Dream Team Player of the Year. Photo by Robert Casillas / Daily Breeze In 2014 Vance Jackson , a highly touted and promising sophomore, was the third option on a state champion St. John Bosco team alongside blue-chip recruits Daniel Hamilton and Tyler Dorsey.

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  9. Shonn Miller, 6-7 Forward From Cornell, To Visit UConnRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Hartford Courant

    Cornell forward Shonn Miller in a game against Maryland on Jan. 3, 2012. Miller has one year of eligibility remaining, but the Ivy League doesn't allow fifth-year students to play.

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  10. UConn Basketball Recruiting Update: Huskies looking to make movesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | The UConn Blog

    Kevin Ollie and his staff head into the off-season with three open scholarships. How many of those can they fill between open scholarships and graduate transfers? The recruiting season in men's college basketball typically ramps up a few notches after the champion is crowned.

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  11. UConn Men's Basketball Post-Season Review: Amida BrimahRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | The UConn Blog

    Amida Brimah showed a vast improvement from his freshman to sophomore year, but should we expect more from him as a junior? - David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports After off-season shoulder surgery, Brimah came back and produced on both ends of the floor. That said, there is still plenty more for the Ghanaian big man to offer in his junior season.

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  12. Lupica: Kevin Ollie still a champ for taking on Indiana lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | New York Daily News

    It would have been a bittersweet weekend for Kevin Ollie in Indianapolis, one year after his UConn team won it all . Ollie's UConn team didn't make it back to the NCAA Tournament, even though it had its chance in the finals of the American Athletic Conference against SMU.

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  13. Lupica: Kevin Ollie still a champ for taking on Indiana lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | New York Daily News

    It would have been a bittersweet weekend for Kevin Ollie in Indianapolis, one year after his UConn team won it all. Ollie's UConn team didn't make it back to the NCAA Tournament, even though it had its chance in the finals of the American Athletic Conference against SMU.

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  14. UConn Men's Basketball Post-Season Review: Rodney PurvisRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | The UConn Blog

    The 2014-2015 season was filled with ups and downs for Rodney Purvis, but he ended the year about as well as you could, averaging 17.5 PPG and shooting 48.3% from the field in the AAC Tournament. Today we continue our individual review of the roster with Rodney Purvis , who finished his first year at UConn after transferring from NC State.

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  15. Michigan St., UConn Have A Lot in CommonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | NBC Connecticut

    A year ago, UConn was in the midst of a surprising run that would end up in a national title, the second in three years for the program. And while the Huskies are annually one of the nation's best programs, the 2013-14 season was supposed to be a rebuilding one because second-year coach Kevin Ollie had Shabazz Napier and a lot of questions behind him.

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  16. Randle seemingly was destined to be great for StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Prior to his much-ballyhooed arrival in Silicon Valley, before he ever strolled the Main Quad of Stanford's tree-lined campus, Chasson Randle was in rarefied air. As a high-school senior in 2010-11, the native of Rock Island, Ill., shared the state's Mr. Basketball honors with Connecticut-bound Ryan Boatright.

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  17. UConn forward to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | News Times

    Connecticut's Rakim Lubin, right, drives to the basket as Natalie Butler defends during an intersquad game at the men's and women's NCAA basketball teams' First Night event, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Storrs, Conn. Photo: Jessica Hill, Associated Press Bryant's Joe O'Shea grabs a rebound from Connecticut's Rakim Lubin during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.

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  18. UConn coach to boycott Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | News Times

    Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie reacts during an NCAA college basketball game against Columbia in Bridgeport, Conn., Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. Photo: AP Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie and his team react late in the second half of their 62-54 loss to SMU in an NCAA college basketball game in the finals of the American Athletic Conference tournament in Hartford, Conn., Sunday, March 15, 2015.

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  19. exit-arrow-Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | News Times

    Connecticut player Ryan Boatright and head coach Kevin Ollie, center, celebrates with his team after their 60-54 victory over Kentucky in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie, center, celebrates with his team after their 60-54 victory over Kentucky in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

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  20. UConn's Lubin plans to transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Day

    I love the coaches, team, staff Huskie fans but we must move on,” she wrote. A 6-foot-8, 260-pound forward, Lubin provided a physical presence while playing a limited role off the bench.

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