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AP
June 21, 2018 - 12:49 pm
The University of Connecticut says it fired men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper workouts and improper contact with recruits by Ollie and former UConn star Ray Allen.
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AP
June 07, 2018 - 3:37 pm
Connecticut's Chris Dailey and former Tennessee assistant Mickie DeMoss are entering uncharted territory with their historic inductions Saturday into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame.
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Matt Dwyer
May 31, 2018 - 1:45 am
MANSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut has hired a former NFL coach to the men's basketball team who made national headlines for tripping a player. UConn announced Wednesday it has hired Sal Alosi as the team's director of human performance. The 41-year-old will replace Ed Streit,...
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May 22, 2018 - 3:08 pm
UConn Men's Basketball rising junior guard Christian Vital has officially withdrawn his name from the 2018 NBA Draft eligible list and will returnfor the 2018-19 school year, the university announced Tuesday.
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John Silva
May 21, 2018 - 10:11 am
(Storrs, Conn./WTIC Radio) - UConn President Susan Herbst will step down when her current contract expires next year. In a message to the UConn community this morning, Herbst said "being able to lead this outstanding institution has been one of the great honors and privileges of my life”. Herbst...
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USA guard Diana Taurasi (12) before the game against Spain in the women's basketball gold medal match during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. RVR Photos-USA TODAY Sports
Matt Dwyer
April 27, 2018 - 5:42 am
By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Diana Taurasi admits that she's learning on the fly about being a parent. The WNBA great's wife Penny Taylor gave birth to Leo Michael Taurasi-Taylor on March 1. The two parents will celebrate their one-year wedding anniversary next month. "There's no book, no...
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