Vin Yokabaskas,  Courtesy UConn

Sports Commentary 4/22/14 – Vin Yokabaskas… From Bloomfield to Storrs

It was a much different era in college basketball when Bloomfield’s Vin Yokabaskas arrived at the University of Connecticut.

04/22/2014

Gene Reilly next to Rebecca Lobo from 2004 Gold Key Dinner

Sports Commentary – Gene Reilly 1944-2014

Few names in Connecticut athletic history resonate so proudly with the athletic legacy of a family as the name Reilly.

04/16/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - 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.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Expands Meal Allowance After Napier Comments

The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.

04/15/2014

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Sports Commentary 4/15/14 Just Another Day

  JUST ANOTHER DAY ON CENTER STAGE The Connecticut basketball events of yesterday came with an interesting wrinkle and a surprise or two. It was no real surprise that the American Athletic Conference selected Hartford […]

04/15/2014

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The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – UConn the Champ… Again

48 hours ago, we were on the verge of tipping off the NCAA Women’s Basketball Final…. 46 hours ago when the dust settled, it was UConn over Notre Dame…… by 21.

04/10/2014

UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie, Athletic Director Warde Manuel and women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange, April 10, 2014, to celebrate the recent national championships. (Credit: Dario Cantatore/NYSE Euronext)

Auriemma, Ollie, Manuel Ring Closing Bell On Wall Street

Despite a rough day on Wall Street Thursday, with the DOW dropping 267 points, the celebrating continued for the UConn Huskies.

04/10/2014

Bria Hartley vs. SMU, Feb. 4, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

The Women’s Beat with Bob Joyce – UConn/ Notre Dame… The Championship Edition

This rivalry used to be a civil one..Until Skylar Diggins showed up. Since then, it’s been drama, drama and more drama.

04/08/2014

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 06: Stefanie Dolson #31 of the Connecticut Huskies and Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal dive for a loose ball in the first half during the NCAA Women's Final Four semifinal at Bridgestone Arena on April 6, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

UConn Women Ready For Notre Dame

Connecticut and Notre Dame may have spent too much time together in the Big East _ and it apparently got annoying.

04/08/2014

Ryan Boatright (Elsa/Getty Images)

Boatright All About Defense

Ryan Boatright plays defense like a personal-space-invading bully, getting into his opponent’s chest, bumping him around, chopping at his arms, tangling up his feet.

04/07/2014

Breanna Stewart (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Highly Anticipated UConn-ND Women’s Title Game Set

Women’s basketball came away a winner Sunday night. After a season-long buildup, the NCAA tournament will be decided by the perfect championship game.

04/07/2014

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