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US President Barack Obama (C) poses with Stefanie Dolson (L) and Bria Hartley (2nd L) of the UConn women's Huskies and Ryan Boatright (2nd R) and Shabazz Napier (R) of the UConn men's Huskies during an event in honor of the NCAA 2014 Champions, the UConn Huskies Mens and Womens Basketball teams in the East Room of the White House June 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.  AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Huskies Recognized At White House

The UConn men’s and women’s basketball teams visited the White House Monday, to celebrate their highly successful seasons. Hear the full ceremony.

06/09/2014

UConn Women, President Obama (Photo credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

UConn Men, Women Visiting White House

President Barack Obama is welcoming the NCAA Champion UConn Huskies Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams to the White House this afternoon.

06/09/2014

Geno Auriemma (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Sport)

Auriemma Conference To Feature Joint Chiefs Chair

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) – U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey has agreed to speak at a leadership forum being put on by University of Connecticut women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma. The second […]

06/07/2014

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

No More Football For McCombs

University of Connecticut running back Lyle McCombs of Staten Island, N.Y., is no longer a member of the UConn football team, but will remain enrolled at the University through the end of the summer term in order to earn his undergraduate degree.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–06/04/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07:  Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates with a teammate 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 Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

What A Gamble: UConn Grads Make $60K Off UConn Men Win

A nice payday for some recent University of Connecticut graduates.

05/30/2014

AAC logo 16 by 9

AAC Announces 2014-2015 Women’s Basketball Pairings

The American Athletic Conference is out with its conference pairings for the 2014-2015 women’s basketball season.

05/29/2014

AAC logo 16 by 9

AAC Announces 2014-2015 Basketball Pairings

The American Athletic Conference has announced the pairings for each member school for the 2014-1015 basketball season.

05/28/2014

(Photo Credit:  Jenneen Lee/WTIC Photo)

UConn Offers Football Clinic For Females

UConn’s football program is offering a clinic to teach its female fans more about the game.

05/27/2014

Kevin Ollie (Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

Ollie Deal Done

Connecticut basketball coach Kevin Ollie has agreed to a $15 million, five-year contract with the national champion Huskies, the university announced Thursday.

05/22/2014

Bob Diaco on IMG Coaches Show (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

Football Coach Bob Diaco on: ‘Losing Culture’

Bob Diaco, six months in to his new program, is more than ready to face this challenge head-on, with a focus on his players and eliminating what he calls the “Losing Culture” of UConn’s team.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–05/22/2014