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Scott Burrell during his playing days with the Charlotte Hornets. (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former UConn Star Scott Burrell Named SCSU Coach

Southern Connecticut State University today announced that former UConn basketball player Scott Burrell will be the school’s next men’s head basketball coach.

07/10/2015

Alterique Gilbert says his relationship with UConn coach Kevin Ollie clinched his decision. (Getty Images)

Alterique Gilbert, top 25 in Class of 2016, commits to UConn

By Jon Rothstein | CBS Sports Alterique Gilbert, a top-25 prospect in the Class of 2016, has committed to Connecticut, he told CBSSports.com on Saturday morning. The 6-foot-1 point guard joins VCU transfer Terry Larrier […]

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UConn Trustees Approve Budget

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ The University of Connecticut Board of Trustees has approved a $1.3 billion budget for the main campus in Storrs and five regional campuses for the 2015-2016 fiscal year, including a previously […]

06/24/2015

UConn Cheerleaders with banners (Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

UConn Men’s Basketball Announces Non-conference Schedule

The Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas is also on the schedule for Huskies. The November tournament includes Syracuse, Michigan, Gonzaga, and Texas.

06/23/2015

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New Research Institute Coming To UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ University of Connecticut scientists researching everything from speech to genomics are coming together to become part of a new institute for the study of the brain. The Connecticut Institute for Brain […]

06/07/2015

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Chemical Spill At UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) – A chemical spill at the University of Connecticut forced the evacuation of a building on the Storrs campus, but officials say no one was injured. UConn officials say a liter of […]

06/04/2015

UConn Cheerleaders with banners (Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

UConn Men’s Basketball Reports Perfect Academic Score

UConn today announced that the men’s basketball had a perfect Academic Progress Rate for the 2013-2014 academic year.

05/27/2015

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Study: Uconn Rejects 20 Percent Of Credits From Community Colleges

A study shows the University of Connecticut is rejecting about 20 percent of the transfer credits from students coming into the school from the state’s community college system.

05/07/2015

Periodic Cicada ("17-year locust") (Courtesy Chris T. Maier/DEEP)

UConn Scientist Asks Illinois Residents To Help Track Cicada Swarm

A researcher from the University of Connecticut is asking southern Illinois residents to help document the 13-year swarm of cicadas that’s expected to hit later this month.

05/06/2015

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First Labor Contract For UCONN Grad Assistants

According to Graduate Employee Union-United Auto Workers Local 6950, this marks the first contract at UConn where gender identity or expression is a protected category.

04/29/2015

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