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Honors for Former UConn Coach

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Former Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun is being honored by the program he led to three national championships. UConn is hosting an event called “Heart Of A Champion: A Tribute To […]


State representative Diana Urban speaks at a rally for toxic-free kids held by the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut at the Capitol Thursday. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Coalition Rallies For Child Safety At The Capitol

State lawmakers, public health officials, and Jim Calhoun voiced their support for legislation protecting children Thursday at a rally hosted by the Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut.


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Mystic Penguins Hang Out With Huskies

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ A couple of penguins from Africa spent the day hanging out in UConn territory _ at Gampel Pavilion to be specific. Erin Merz, a spokeswoman for Mystic Aquarium, says the penguins, […]


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UConn’s Annual Basketball Run Has A March Finish

Connecticut’s basketball team runs a road race around campus each fall to mark the start of their run toward a championship.


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Calhoun Speaks To Middlesex Chamber

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) _ Former Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun says he’s finding a balance between staying involved in the basketball program, and not overshadowing new coach Kevin Ollie. The recently retired Calhoun appeared with […]


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Coach Calhoun Undergoes Surgery For Hip Fracture

University of Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun is undergoing surgery at the UConn Health Center Saturday night after fracturing his hip in a bicycle accident.


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UConn Athletic Director: No Calhoun Coach-in-waiting

Connecticut Athletic Director Warde Manuel says he has no plans to name Kevin Ollie or anyone else as a coach-in-waiting for the men’s basketball program.


Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies looks on during a college basketball game against the Georgetown Hoyas on February 1, 2012 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (credit: Mitchell Layton/GettyImages)

Health Issue For Calhoun Rekindles Retirement Talk

Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun hasn’t made any plans to retire just yet.


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NCAA Allows UConn’s Boatright To Play

Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright has been cleared to return to action after a second NCAA investigation this season into his eligibility.


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Calhoun: Big East Stronger Basketball Conference Than ACC

Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun says he loves the Big East and would like the Huskies to remain in the conference — but only if that is what is best for the school.