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File, President Obama on phone, Oval Office (Pete Souza/The White House/Getty Images)

President Calls UConn Coaches To Offer Congratulations

President Barack Obama has congratulated the University of Connecticut’s men’s and women’s basketball teams on winning last week’s NCAA tournaments.

04/15/2014

UNCASVILLE, CT - APRIL 14:  The Draft Board with the first round posted during the 2014 WNBA Draft Presented By State Farm on April 14, 2014 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dolson, Hartley Taken Back-to-Back In WNBA Draft

UConn teammates Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley went with back-to-back picks during the WNBA Draft Monday night to Washington and Seattle. Hartley was later traded by the Storm to the Mystics to reconnect the Huskies.

04/15/2014

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Hartford’s XL Center To Host 2015 AAC Tournament

The 2015 American Athletic Conference men’s basketball tournament will be held at the XL Center in Hartford.

04/14/2014

From left, Bria Hartley, Geno Auriemma and Stefanie Dolson on UConn women's basketball Senior Day, March 1, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Hartley, Dolson Ready for WNBA Draft

Last year had the `Big Three’ with Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA draft. This time it’s Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims who are the consensus top two picks.

04/14/2014

UConn Parade (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

Estimated 200,000 Fans Celebrate Huskies’ Wins

Huge crowds turned out in Hartford Sunday for a downtown victory parade celebrating the national championships won by the University of Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams.

04/13/2014

UConn football Blue-White game, April 12, 2014.  (WTIC Photo/Jenneen Lee)

Defense Beats Offense In UConn Football Spring Game

Chandler Whitmer threw for 163 yards and a touchdown Saturday in Connecticut’s first Blue and White Spring game under new coach Bob Diaco.

04/12/2014

UConn football Blue-White game, April 12, 2014.  (WTIC Photo/Jenneen Lee)

UConn Football Spring Game

UConn football head coach Bob Diaco previews the Spring Game with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway:

04/12/2014

UConn Parade Team 2

Donors Contribute Funds To Assure Victory Parade

Organizers have collected the $70,000 needed to state the UConn Huskies Victory Parade this weekend.

04/11/2014

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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