Down the stretch of a tight game, UConn men's basketball freshman Jalen Adams showed great poise playing above his years.
The Chicago Bulls beat writer for the Chicago Tribute expresses his appreciation for Ben Gordon's time in the Windy City.Gordon helped lead the Huskies to a national championship in 2004, winning Final Four and Big East Tournament Most Outstanding Player in his final season as a Husky. A few months later he was picked 3rd overall in the NBA Draft by the Bulls. Gordon is currently not on an NBA roster. He was waived by the Warriors in the 2015 preseason after a one-year stint with the Orlando Magic.
After Wednesday night's thrashing of Tulsa, UConn women's basketball forward Morgan Tuck talked about what she tries to bring on a nightly basis to the team. Tuck and the Huskies are back in action tonight when they'll take on the Houston Cougars at 9 p.m. on ESPN2 in Houston, TX.
Kevin Ollie shared some candid thoughts in his post-game press conference while Shonn Miller and Jalen Adams shared their feelings after the tough loss to Temple.
Chong just returned from an injury on December 28 against Maryland and is now in the starting lineup for the Huskies with Moriah Jefferson out injured.
During his media availability after answering questions about what Breanna Stewart can do, UConn women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma said there was an APB out for video of Stewie in a defensive stance.
UConn Baseball pitcher Anthony Kay has been named the 23 best college draft prospect by Baseball America.
Fresh off of winning the American Athletic Conference Player of the Week, UConn women's basketball all-everything Breanna Stewart has been named the USBWA National Player of the Week.
Thomas Lucas, who began the season as a starting wide receiver, will be leaving the UConn Football program. He informed head coach Bob Diaco of his decision after the St. Petersburg Bowl.Lucas, who had a solid run after switching from defensive back, is the second receiver to transfer out of UConn this year. With four, or maybe even five, freshmen who the staff currently likes a lot, Lucas is looking elsewhere for more playing time. Fair enough. Lucas had nothing but nice things to say about his UConn teammates and coaches, believing that "they'll do great for the next couple of years," per the article linked above by Matt Zampini of the Daily Campus.
With 36 points in two wins last week, UConn men's basketball standout Rodney Purvis was named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week.