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Departing executive vice president for health affairs for the University of Connecticut Health Center and dean of the UConn School of Medicine Dr. Frank Torti. Photo courtesy of UConn School of Medecine.

Dean Of UConn Medical School Steps Down

The dean of the University of Connecticut’s medical school is stepping down after just over two years on the job.

3 hours ago

Corey Schmitt at a UConn gathering in 2010, sitting next to then-Senator Joe Lieberman. Photo from the UConn Today web site. http://today.uconn.edu/blog/2010/04/lieberman-discusses-dont-ask-dont-tell

Former UConn Student Trustee Sentenced in Fraud Case

A Vernon man who faced up to seven years in prison on prescription drug fraud charges and accusations he moved $73,000 of federal aid into his and others’ accounts while working at the University of Connecticut has avoided prison time.

5 hours ago

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Huskies Head For Maui In 2016

Two-time Maui Invitational champion Connecticut and North Carolina headline a 12-team field for the 2016 tournament.

11/24/2014

NCAA Men's Final Four - Championship

Boatright, Hamilton Earn Weekly AAC Honors

UConn basketball players captured Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week honors in the weekly announcement from the American Athletic Conference.

11/24/2014

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Kentucky On Top Of Men’s College Poll; UConn Falls To 24

The Kentucky Wildcats’ perfect week helped put them atop the AP weekly college basketball poll. UConn dropped from 17th to 24th,

11/24/2014

Kevin Ollie (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

UConn Men Fall to WVU in Puerto Rico Tip-Off Final

Defending national champion Connecticut came to the Puerto Rico Tip-Off this week hoping to get an idea of what it needed to work on to be in a position to defend its title.

11/23/2014

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Bearcats Humble Huskies

By: John F. Silver Associated Press EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  Gunner Kiel passed for 161 yards and three touchdowns and Cincinnati’s defense held Connecticut to 129 total yards in a 41-0 shutout on Saturday night. […]

11/23/2014

Ryan Boatright (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

UConn Rallies From Five Points Down To Defeat Dayton

Ryan Boatright had 20 points, Rodney Purvis added 19 and No. 17 Connecticut rallied from five points down in the second half to defeat Dayton 75-64 in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Friday.

11/21/2014

File photo of Sam Cassell Jr. #10 of the Connecticut Huskies.   (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

No. 17 UConn Men Hold Off Charleston 65-57

Ryan Boatright had 19 points, Daniel Hamilton added 15, and No. 17 Connecticut held off College of Charleston 65-57 in the first round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Thursday.

11/20/2014

Breanna Stewart (Stephen Slade/UConn)

UConn Women Fall Out West, Win Streak Snapped

Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies’ 47-game winning streak Monday night.

11/18/2014

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