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?
The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.
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.
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.
Chandler Whitmer threw for 163 yards and a touchdown Saturday in Connecticut’s first Blue and White Spring game under new coach Bob Diaco.
UConn football head coach Bob Diaco previews the Spring Game with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway:
Despite a rough day on Wall Street Thursday, with the DOW dropping 267 points, the celebrating continued for the UConn Huskies.
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.
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.
The 2014 NCAA National Champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team will host a parade when it returns to campus around 4 p.m. Wednesday. There will be no public event at the airport.