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AP
December 22, 2018 - 3:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) - Eric Paschall scored 21 points, Phil Booth had 18 and the national champion Villanova Wildcats avoided their first three-game losing streak in nearly six years with an 81-58 win over Connecticut on Saturday at Madison Square Garden. The Wildcats (9-4) had been reeling with...
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AP
December 18, 2018 - 8:42 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Former UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie is alleging that his firing was racially motivated. Ollie says in court documents filed Tuesday in federal court that he was treated differently from former coach Jim Calhoun, who wasn't fired despite incurring recruiting...
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The UConn Board of Trustees. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Matt Dwyer
December 17, 2018 - 5:40 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- The UConn Torrington campus is being sold to a local arts group. Five Points gallery plans to open an arts education center on the property. After UConn trustees approved the sale today, university spokesperson Stephanie Reitz said UConn has many great memories of the campus. "It is...
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December 16, 2018 - 10:48 pm
DENVER (AP) — Sue Bird, basketball operations associate for the Denver Nuggets. The title has a nice ring to it. Sue Bird, point guard for the Seattle Storm. Now that's a title she's not quite ready to give up. Bird has spent the last month with the Nuggets, hitting the road to help out with some...
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Barry Betlinski
December 15, 2018 - 10:47 pm
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Christian Vital scored 13 points and pulled down eight rebounds as UConn shook off a slow start to beat Manhattan 61-46 on Saturday night. Alterique Gilbert added 12 points and Josh Carlton had 11 for the Huskies (8-3). Freshman Warren Williams had 10 points to lead the Jaspers...
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December 09, 2018 - 10:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 25 points and Jeremy Lamb added 19 as the Charlotte Hornets beat the New York Knicks 119-107 on Sunday night. Tony Parker scored 16 points, Marvin Williams had 13 and Cody Zeller finished with 12 as Charlotte led by as many as 28 points in a game it never trailed...
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December 08, 2018 - 10:34 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Terance Mann scored 20 points, reserve David Nichols had 16 and No. 11 Florida State beat Connecticut 79-71 on Saturday night in the second game of the Never Forget Tribute Classic. Mfiondu Kabengele added 15 points for Florida State (8-1), which has won three in a row. Christ...
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A detail of a Connecticut Huskies uniform in the first half against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at the Purcell Pavilion. Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports
AP
December 08, 2018 - 8:52 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn's Katie Lou Samuelson says she's been working on becoming a more complete player, which really means improving her rebounding. The 6-foot-3 senior pulled down 16 boards Saturday to go with her 26 points and led UConn to an easy 99-61 win over former Big East rival Seton...
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John Silva
December 05, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Storrs, Conn./WTIC) - A power outage has forced the cancellation of classes as some buildings at UConn. An alert posted at alert.uconn.edu web site reports that classes in certain building beginning at 3:35 of later this afternoon are affected. The include the following buildings: Oak Manchester...
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John Silva
November 26, 2018 - 12:10 pm
(Storrs, Conn./WTIC) - Former UConn men's basketball great Tony Hanson has died. He was 63. Hanson starred for four years for the Huskies in the 1970s. He was the school's all-time leading scorer when he graduated in 1977. The Waterbury native was recruited by coach Dee Rowe out of Holy Cross High...
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