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Omar Calhoun (Courtesy Bob Stowell/ UConn)

Two Surgeries For UConn Guard

Connecticut guard Omar Calhoun has undergone two surgeries to alleviate discomfort in his hips.

05/09/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Join Mark Twain, Noah Webster In State Hall Of Fame

Former Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma were inducted Wednesday into the state’s Hall of Fame.

04/24/2013

Jim Calhoun (Kwcoek Dnansezian, Getty Images)  Geno Auriemma (Andy Lyons (Getty Images)

Calhoun, Auriemma Chosen For State’s Hall Of Fame

Former UConn men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun and UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma are joining the likes of Mark Twain, Noah Webster and Jackie Robinson in the Connecticut Hall of Fame.

04/23/2013

Ryan Boatright (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

Wildcats Rebound Their Way To Defeat Of Huskies

Villanova grabbed 20 offensive rebounds in beating Connecticut 70-61 on the road Saturday.

02/16/2013

Jim Calhoun (Jim Rogash/Getty Images Sport)

Calhoun Reveals He Had “Cancer-Related” Surgery In May

Former Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun revealed on Monday that he had surgery in May to remove an apparent cancerous growth from his lungs.

12/03/2012

Baby penguins at Mystic Aquarium in 2008. Photo courtesy of Mystic Aquarium.

Mystic Penguins Visit Gampel Pavilion

A couple of penguins from Africa spent the day hanging out in UConn territory _ at Gampel Pavilion to be specific.

11/14/2012

Kevin Ollie (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Ollie Makes Coaching Staff Changes

Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie has made some changes to his coaching staff.

10/05/2012

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

Ward Manuel: Training Center To Be Named For Donor, Not For Calhoun

Connecticut’s athletic director says the university is looking for a sponsor to step forward and secure the naming rights for its planned basketball training center and has no plans to name the building after newly retired basketball coach Jim Calhoun.

10/03/2012

Jim Calhoun (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

“A Day Of Sorrow, Celebration And Admiration”

Jim Calhoun retired as Connecticut’s basketball coach Thursday, closing a 26-year career at the school with thanks to everyone who helped him turn UConn from an athletic backwater into a national power that won three national titles.

09/13/2012

Jim Calhoun (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Jim Calhoun’s Career

The University of Connecticut Athletics Department prepared a biographical information packet on Coach Jim Calhoun for his retirement announcement. Click here to view it.

09/13/2012

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