Monthly Archives: March 2012

Oriakhi leaving; Evans coming?

Just wanted pass along a few stories from today in case you missed them. — Alex Oriakhi has been released from his scholarship, and could be headed to ACC country. — UConn may be gaining a player, too, however. Former … Continue reading

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UConn in the news

Wanted to pass along a few UConn news items. No, there’s no word on the futures of Andre Drummond, Jeremy Lamb or coach Jim Calhoun (though you may not have to wait long on that info). But ex-UConn G Tate … Continue reading

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It’s a wrap; UConn’s season ends with 77-64 loss

That’s it, folks. Like a bullet, the UConn basketball season is over. Iowa State’s 77-64 win over the Huskies Thursday night in Louisville in the NCAA Tournament’s first (second) round did the trick. I’m about to leave the Yum Center. … Continue reading

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UConn-Iowa State pregame primer

It’s only fours before tip here at the KFC Yum! Center but here’s a little pregame reading on UConn’s NCAA Tournament opener against Iowa State. Here are today’s stories from the Journal Inquirer: ‘All bets are off’ as Huskies begin … Continue reading

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‘Cantankerous’ Calhoun enjoying ride with Huskies

The UConn basketball contingent just met with the media here in Louisville to talk about Thursday’s game against Iowa State in the NCAA Tournament’s round formerly known as first. Here’s a quick synopsis: — Head coach Jim Calhoun says the … Continue reading

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Larry Bird’s not walking through that door…

The UConn players and coaches won’t meet with the media until after 6 p.m. here at the KFC Yum! Center. But the Huskies’ opponent in their NCAA opener, Iowa State, spent some time with press Wednesday afternoon. Here are a … Continue reading

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Hoiberg on Huskies: ‘They’re huge’

Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg spent a few minutes on the phone Monday with reporters as part of the Big 12’s weekly conference call. He talked about his team’s upcoming matchup in the NCAA Tournament against UConn on Thursday. — … Continue reading

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