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ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 07:  Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates on the court after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NCAA Expands Meal Allowance After Napier Comments

The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.

04/15/2014

AAC Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinal Round - Connecticut v Memphis

UConn Sweeps Memphis With 72-53 Win

Niels Giffey scored a career-high 24 points, hitting six 3-pointers, as No. 21 UConn finished off a season sweep of 19th-ranked Memphis by routing the Tigers 73-53 Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament.

03/14/2014

Shabazz Napier (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

Napier Among Naismith Trophy Finalists

UConn’s Shabazz Napier is among ten finalists named Friday for the Naismith Trophy.

02/28/2014

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

Contractors Ordered Off UConn Job Over Wage Issues

A state official says two companies have been ordered to stop work on the University of Connecticut’s new basketball training facility after inspectors found workers were being paid in cash at wages below state-mandated levels.

02/25/2014

Breanna Stewart vs. Temple, Jan. 11, 2014. (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Women Dominate Temple, 80-36

Bria Hartley scored 19 points and Kiah Stokes had 18 rebounds to lead top-ranked UConn to an 80-36 rout of Temple on Saturday.

01/11/2014

Breanna Stewart vs. Cincinnati, Dec. 29, 2013. (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Women Cruise Past ‘Cats

Breanna Stewart had 12 points and 12 rebounds to lead top-ranked UConn to a 67-34 win over Cincinnati in the teams’ first matchup as members of the American Athletic Conference.

12/30/2013

Stefanie Dolson vs. Oregon, Nov. 20, 2013. (Photo by Bob Stowell)

UConn Women Still No. 1

UConn stayed No. 1 in The Associated Press’ women’s basketball poll after two easy victories this week against ranked opponents. It might be awhile before the Huskies go anywhere.

12/23/2013

UConn men's basketball team vs. Florida, Dec. 2, 2013. (Photo by Stephen Slade)

All Business: Napier Hits Game-Winner

Shabazz Napier hit a jumper from the free throw line as time expired to keep No. 12 Connecticut undefeated with a 65-64 victory over No. 15 Florida on Monday night.

12/02/2013

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies talks with teammates Amida Brimah #35 and Niels Giffey #5 in the final second of hte game against the Indiana Hoosiers during the 2K Sports Classic at Madison Square Garden on November 22, 2013 in New York City.The Connecticut Huskies defeated the Indiana Hoosiers 59-58. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Huskies Take 2K Classic Behind Big Night From Napier

When a Connecticut guard has a game in Madison Square Garden like Shabazz Napier did Friday night, there is only one name he can be compared to: Kemba Walker.

11/23/2013

(Credit: www.uconnhooplegends.com)

Husky Great Bialosuknia Passes

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Wes Bialosuknia, who averaged 28 points a game for Connecticut in the 1966-67 season to set a school record, has died. He was 68. The school said he died Wednesday at […]

10/25/2013

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