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Data Breach Criminal

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ University of Connecticut officials say a data breach discovered in March at the School of Engineering was criminal in nature. UConn officials said Friday there’s no evidence that data were removed […]

07/31/2015

Rentschler Field in East Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rentschler Field Getting A New Name

At what was expected to be a groundbreaking ceremony in East Hartford, officials today announced that Rentschler Field will be renamed Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field.

07/16/2015

Scott Burrell during his playing days with the Charlotte Hornets. (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former UConn Star Scott Burrell Named SCSU Coach

Southern Connecticut State University today announced that former UConn basketball player Scott Burrell will be the school’s next men’s head basketball coach.

07/10/2015

Alterique Gilbert says his relationship with UConn coach Kevin Ollie clinched his decision. (Getty Images)

Alterique Gilbert, top 25 in Class of 2016, commits to UConn

By Jon Rothstein | CBS Sports Alterique Gilbert, a top-25 prospect in the Class of 2016, has committed to Connecticut, he told CBSSports.com on Saturday morning. The 6-foot-1 point guard joins VCU transfer Terry Larrier […]

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UConn Cheerleaders with banners (Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

UConn Men’s Basketball Announces Non-conference Schedule

The Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas is also on the schedule for Huskies. The November tournament includes Syracuse, Michigan, Gonzaga, and Texas.

06/23/2015

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New Research Institute Coming To UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ University of Connecticut scientists researching everything from speech to genomics are coming together to become part of a new institute for the study of the brain. The Connecticut Institute for Brain […]

06/07/2015

UConn Cheerleaders with banners (Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

UConn Men’s Basketball Reports Perfect Academic Score

UConn today announced that the men’s basketball had a perfect Academic Progress Rate for the 2013-2014 academic year.

05/27/2015

Asjha Jones (Jesse Garrabrant/National Basketball/Getty Imasges)

Sun Trades Rights To Former UConn Star Asjha Jones To Minnesota

The Connecticut Sun has traded the rights to forward Asjha Jones to the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for a second round pick in the 2016 WNBA Draft.

05/13/2015

GREENVILLE, NC - OCTOBER 23:  Trevon Brown #88 of the East Carolina Pirates drops a pass in the end zone as Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during a game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Cowboys Get CB Byron Jones From UConn in 1st Round

By: Schuyler Dixon AP Sports Writer IRVING, Texas (AP)  Byron Jones sensed in his conversation with Dallas owner Jerry Jones that the Cowboys had some anxious moments before their late first-round pick Thursday night. The […]

05/01/2015

New UConn football home and away uniforms.

UConn Changes Look of Football Uniforms for 2015 Season

 STORRS, Conn. (AP)  UConn will have a new look on the football field next season. The school, which went 2-10 last season, unveiled new uniforms Wednesday, the second image change in three years. This time, […]

04/30/2015