Two Surgeries For UConn GuardConnecticut guard Omar Calhoun has undergone two surgeries to alleviate discomfort in his hips.
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.
Calhoun, Auriemma Chosen For State's Hall Of FameFormer 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.
Wildcats Rebound Their Way To Defeat Of HuskiesVillanova grabbed 20 offensive rebounds in beating Connecticut 70-61 on the road Saturday.
Calhoun Reveals He Had "Cancer-Related" Surgery In MayFormer Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun revealed on Monday that he had surgery in May to remove an apparent cancerous growth from his lungs.
Mystic Penguins Visit Gampel PavilionA couple of penguins from Africa spent the day hanging out in UConn territory _ at Gampel Pavilion to be specific.
Ollie Makes Coaching Staff Changes Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie has made some changes to his coaching staff.
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.
"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.
Jim Calhoun's CareerThe University of Connecticut Athletics Department prepared a biographical information packet on Coach Jim Calhoun for his retirement announcement. Click here to view it.
Connecticut Public Figures On Jim CalhounConnecticut public officials Thursday paid tribute to retiring UConn Men's Basketball Coach Jim Cahoun and offered their support for the new coach Kevin Ollie. Click here for a sampling.
Kevin Ollie New UConn CoachThe University of Connecticut has announced that Kevin Ollie, a former UConn student-athlete who has served as an assistant coach at the University of Connecticut for the past two seasons and is a 13-year NBA veteran, has been named the head men’s basketball coach at UConn.