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UConn To Play Tip-Off Tournament In Puerto Rico

The defending NCAA champion UConn men’s basketball team will open the 2014 Puerto Rico Tip-Off November 20 against the College of Charleston in San Juan.

08/05/2014

Morgan Tuck vs. Stanford, Nov. 11, 2013. (Photo by Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Forward Tuck Gets Extra Year of Eligibility

The NCAA has granted a medical hardship waiver to UConn forward Morgan Tuck, who underwent two knee surgeries and missed most of last season’s national championship run.

07/30/2014

Mike Aresco, AAC (Bob Joyce/WTIC Photo)

Aresco: AAC Won’t Take Back Seat To Anybody

Commissioner Mike Aresco says the goal of the American Athletic Conference “is to be in the conversation as the sixth power conference.”

07/29/2014

Lyle McCombs during UConn football Spring Game April 12, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Tied For Ninth In AAC Preseason Football Poll; Cincinnati Preseason #1

Cincinnati has been picked to win the American Athletic Conference, with defending champion Central Florida second. The UConn Huskies were the #9 preseason pick.

07/29/2014

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra: Stadium Part Of Overall Development Plan

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bids are being solicited by the city of hartford for potential developers of a minor baseball stadium in the downtown north area. This, after city officials reversed field in their plans […]

07/23/2014

Artists rendering of a planned UConn basketball practice facility. (Courtesy University of Connecticut)

UConn Faces Fundraising Challenge For Athletics

UConn is putting the final touches on a new $40 million basketball training center, the first of several major athletic department projects planned for the school over the next few years.

07/21/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 16: Basketball player Breanna Stewart, winner of Best Female College Athlete, attends The 2014 ESPY Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images For ESPYS)

UConn’s Stewart Wins Best College Athlete At ESPY Awards

UConn’s Breanna Stewart was among the winners at the 2014 ESPY Awards, taking home the trophy for Best Female College Athlete.

07/17/2014

Casey Cochran (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

UConn’s Cochran Nominated For “Good Works Team”

University of Connecticut redshirt sophomore quarterback Casey Cochran of “”Monroe has been nominated to the “Allstate American Football Coaches Association Good Works Team.”

07/16/2014

UConn Parade (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

Manuel: Yes, To More Money For Student Athletes; No, To Union

UConn’s athletic director says he opposes the idea of unions for college athletes, but sees the need to provide students on athletic scholarships with additional money.

07/16/2014

Image courtesy UConn

UConn AD: No Need For Student Athlete Stipends

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – UConn’s athletic director says he opposes the idea of unions for college athletes, but sees the need to provide students on athletic scholarships with additional money. Warde Manuel, in a wide-ranging […]

07/16/2014

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