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Leon Tolksdorf  (far left) during the victory parade in Hartford.
(Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Tolksdorf Says Goodbye to UConn

Sophomore forward Leon Tolksdorf (Berlin, Germany) has decided to transfer from UConn and will continue his education and college basketball career at American University in Washington, D.C.

05/02/2014

Mansfield I 84

Here’s The Story On Why There’s No New National Championship Sign On I-84

When some University of Connecticut teams have won national championships in the past, there’s been a highway sign in place at exit 68 on Interstate 84, even before the players got back to campus. So, where’s this year’s sign?

04/30/2014

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

UNCASVILLE, CT - APRIL 14:  The Draft Board with the first round posted during the 2014 WNBA Draft Presented By State Farm on April 14, 2014 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dolson, Hartley Taken Back-to-Back In WNBA Draft

UConn teammates Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley went with back-to-back picks during the WNBA Draft Monday night to Washington and Seattle. Hartley was later traded by the Storm to the Mystics to reconnect the Huskies.

04/15/2014

From left, Bria Hartley, Geno Auriemma and Stefanie Dolson on UConn women's basketball Senior Day, March 1, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Hartley, Dolson Ready for WNBA Draft

Last year had the `Big Three’ with Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA draft. This time it’s Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims who are the consensus top two picks.

04/14/2014

UConn football Blue-White game, April 12, 2014.  (WTIC Photo/Jenneen Lee)

Defense Beats Offense In UConn Football Spring Game

Chandler Whitmer threw for 163 yards and a touchdown Saturday in Connecticut’s first Blue and White Spring game under new coach Bob Diaco.

04/12/2014

UConn football Blue-White game, April 12, 2014.  (WTIC Photo/Jenneen Lee)

UConn Football Spring Game

UConn football head coach Bob Diaco previews the Spring Game with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway:

04/12/2014

UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie, Athletic Director Warde Manuel and women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange, April 10, 2014, to celebrate the recent national championships. (Credit: Dario Cantatore/NYSE Euronext)

Auriemma, Ollie, Manuel Ring Closing Bell On Wall Street

Despite a rough day on Wall Street Thursday, with the DOW dropping 267 points, the celebrating continued for the UConn Huskies.

04/10/2014

Two students arrested outside the Storrs Campus. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Things Calmer Tuesday Night In Storrs

After a chaotic Monday night on UConn’s Storrs campus that included over 30 arrests, things were much calmer after the UConn women won their title Tuesday night, with a smaller crowd of about 5,000 inside Gampel Pavilion, creating less commotion outside.

04/09/2014

UConn students celebrate the women's national title at Gampel Pavilion. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

UConn Men On Hand To Celebrate Women’s Title

UConn forward DeAndre Daniels got a chance to storm the court at Gampel Pavilion as a fan on Tuesday night, joining thousands of other UConn students in celebrating the school’s dual national basketball titles.

04/09/2014

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