New UConn Husky logo (Courtesy UConn Today)

UConn Basketball APR 947; Football, 958: Eligible For Postseason

University of Connecticut Director of Athletics Warde Manuel is congratulating UConn student athletics for their scores in the NCAA’s “Academic Progress Rate” (APR) for the 2011-2012 academic year.


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Orange Bowl Committee Gives $80,000 To UConn Sandy Hook Scholarship

Monday night’s BCS National Championship game has resulted in a donation to the University of Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Memorial Scholarship Fund.


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UConn To Announce New Contract For Ollie

Connecticut has called a news conference to announce a new contract for en’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie.


Artist's rendering of the planned UConn Basketball Student-Athlete Development Center. Courtesy of the University of Connecticut.

UConn Has Money To Start Basketball Center Construction

The University of Connecticut says there is enough money to start work on a new basketball facility next to Gampel Pavilion


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.


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UConn-Notre Dame Football At Fenway? It’s Under Discussion

Connecticut and Notre Dame are reportedly in negotiations to play a football game at Fenway Park in Boston.


Warde Manuel (Courtesy University at Buffalo)

UConn Introduces New Athletic Director

The University of Connecticut’s new athletic director says the academic problems with the men’s basketball team do not define UConn.


Warde Manuel (Courtesy UConn)

UConn Names New Athletic Director

The University of Connectcut will introduce its new Director of Athletics Monday.  The school announced Sunday that Warde  Manuel,  Athletic Director at the University of Buffalo for the past six years,  will sign a five-year […]