Final Four

Shabazz Napier hits the game-winning shot as time expires against Florida, Dec. 2, 2013. (Photo by Stephen Slade)

UConn and Florida Meet Again

The last time Florida lost there were still 23 shopping days until Christmas.

04/05/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Stefanie Dolson vs. Temple, Jan. 11, 2014. (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Brings Block Party to Nashville

Top-ranked Connecticut heads to the Final Four in Nashville as the best shot-blocking team in the history of women’s basketball.

04/03/2014

Shabazz Napier (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Napier Working to Shed Walker’s Shadow

Shabazz Napier can shoot, drive and dish, hit big shots, pick off passes, carry a team down the stretch of a game and a season.

04/03/2014

Shabazz Napier #13 and the Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Michigan State Spartans to win the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays Off

The Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.

04/03/2014

Jim Calhoun (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Calhoun: UConn Season Is No Comeback

UConn’s men’s basketball team has overcome academic sanctions, player transfers, a coaching change and a switch in conferences to make it back to the Final Four.

04/02/2014

Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies calls a play against the Villanova Wildcats during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Connecticut Guard Ryan Boatright

On Friday, after Iowa State had cut a 17-point deficit to four with two minutes left, Boatright made what his coach called the play of the game.

04/01/2014

UConn women advance to Final Four (Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Women Head Back To Final Four

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis continued her splendid run through the NCAA tournament with 17 points, and Connecticut advanced to the women’s Final Four for the seventh straight year with a 69-54 victory against Texas A&M on Monday night.

03/31/2014

Following UConn’s upset win over Michigan State on Sunday, the Huskies’ official Twitter account took a jab at President Obama – who had picked the MSU Spartans to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

UConn Tweets Obama: ‘Sorry About Busting Your Bracket’

Following UConn’s upset win over Michigan State on Sunday, the Huskies’ official Twitter account took a jab at President Obama – who had picked the MSU Spartans to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

03/31/2014

NCAA basketballs (Andy Lyons/;Getty Images)

A Look At The Teams In The Final Four

Unlike the past few years, there will be no upstarts or Cinderella in the Final Four.

03/31/2014

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