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TheRoundUp 4/8: What a week it has been

UConn Coach Jim Calhoun Indicates He Will Return -
While saying he was not planning any press conferences and was doing what he normally does after the season, taking time to consider his future, when pressed by Patrick, Calhoun said, "I plan to come back. I have recruiting trips set up." But he hedged a bit, indicating he would be on those trips anyway, whether he was coming back or not, to properly set up the program.

Second Suspect In Jasper Howard Killing Pleads Guilty -
Hakim Muhammad, a co-defendant in the incident that led to the killing of University of Connecticut football player Jasper Howard, pleaded guilty Friday to reduced charges and was sentenced to 30 months in prison and 30 months of special parole.

Unlikely NCAA women's basketball final matchup draws more viewers than 2010 UConn-Stanford -
Texas A&M's 76-70 victory over Notre Dame on Tuesday on ESPN averaged 3.8 million viewers, up from 3.5 million for the 2010 Connecticut-Stanford final.

Texas A&M wins title, but one coach believes UConn is best | College Sports Blog | Sports News | News for Dallas, Texas | The Dallas Morning News
However, the final ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll was released, and surprisingly A&M was not a unanimous selection as the No. 1 team in the country. Out of 30 possible votes, A&M received 29 first-place nods. UConn received the other one.

Huskies Head to South Bend to take on Notre Dame - University of Connecticut Official Athletics Site
This weekend marks the first road series of 2011 for the Huskies in league play. Friday's series' opener is set to begin at 5:35 p.m. (EST) at Frank Eck Stadium. Live stats are available on, while live video (fee) can be accessed through

SuperGroup Tickets: uconn | Tickets
UConn fans, students and alumni are invited to join in the celebration on Wednesday, April 13th when the Yankees host the Baltimore Orioles at 7:05 p.m. with a special ticket discount offer. Festivities include an on-field ceremony with the team and a ceremonial first pitch by Kemba Walker.

Head Coach Jim Calhoun Rings Opening Bell At NYSE - University of Connecticut Official Athletics Site
UConn Men's Basketball Head Coach Jim Calhoun rang the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, April 8 in New York City.