HARTFORD - The Connecticut AFL-CIO complicated the Democrats' primary landscape on Friday, endorsing union organizer Eva Bermudez Zimmerman for lieutenant governor, despite Ned Lamont's choice of Susan Bysiewicz as his running mate. "We are organizers,"..
by: N/A — NCAA: UConnHuskies.com 1h
Former UConn men’s basketball player Rashamel Jones, who was co-captain of the Huskies’ first NCAA National Championship team in 1998-99, has been named to the latest class of inductees to the Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame.
by: Daniel Tepfer — Connecticut Post 22 Jun
BRIDGEPORT - It was a crime that ignited gang violence in the city. Kahlil "Kah" Diaz, 18, a leader of the Green Hollow Boyz who had only recently been acquitted of killing a rival gang member, was gunned down on a downtown street in the middle of the...
by: Rob Dauster — NBC Sports: College Basketball Talk 22 Jun
In an effort to kill off AAU basketball and the influence that AAU coaches have over prospects, an NABC Ad Hoc committee is expected to recommend to the Commission on College Basketball that is cha…
by: Dave Altimari — Hartford Courant 22 Jun
In a 179-page interview with NCAA investigators former coach Glenn Miller made numerous allegations against Coach Kevin OIllie, the most serious that he paid a player's mother $30,000.
by: @enquirer — Cincinnati Enquirer 22 Jun
Cincinnati Bearcats guard Jacob Evans (1) swings on the rim after a dunk in the second half of the American Athletic Conference game between the Cincinnati Bearcats and the Temple Owls at BB&T Arena in Highland Heights, Ky., on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018.
by: Travis Hines — NBC Sports: College Basketball Talk 22 Jun
Bulls “congratulate” top pick
by: Kaitlyn Krasselt — Connecticut Post 21 Jun
Signatures are in, and clean elections grants are awarded. In other words, the gloves are off and the games are beginning in the governor's race. It's also 2018, so this war is being waged on Twitter. Within an hour of Republican gubernatorial contenders.
by: DOM AMORE The Hartford Courant — The Herald 21 Jun
As the dispute over former men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie's contract heads to arbitration, his attorney responded to UConn's release of documents this week relating to the decision of university officials to terminate his employment for "just cause."
by: Mike Anthony — Hartford Courant 21 Jun
Kevin Ollie has been accused of a lot of avoidable wrongdoing, but does it amount to a case that merits his firing for just cause?
by: Press Release — WTNH Sports 21 Jun
A rematch with defending NCAA National Champion Villanova highlights the 13-game, 2018-19 non-conference schedule for the UConn men’s basketball team, released today by the school.
by: llewis — Republican American 21 Jun
STORRS – The University of Connecticut fired men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper training sessions and improper contact with recruits…
by: John Chick — The Score 21 Jun
The University of Connecticut upheld the dismissal of former men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie on Wednesday, and the school is pursuing the remaining $10 million on Ollie's contract through arbitration. According to public documents obtained by the...