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Obama Calls to Congratulate UConn Coaches
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Obama Calls to Congratulate UConn Coaches

President Barack Obama has congratulated the University of Connecticut's men's and women's basketball teams on winning last week's NCAA tournaments. Read »

6 hours ago
Former MLB Player Claims Racial Profiling in Own Driveway

Former MLB Player Claims Racial Profiling in Own Driveway

ESPN baseball analyst and former Major League Baseball player Doug Glanville says police racially profiled him... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Dolson, Hartley to Play for WNBA's Mystics

Dolson, Hartley to Play for WNBA's Mystics

There was plenty of reason to cheer on Monday evening, when UConn seniors Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley,... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
XL Center to Host 2015 AAC Men’s Basketball Championship

XL Center to Host 2015 AAC Men’s Basketball Championship

The college basketball celebration continues in Hartford. The XL Center in Hartford has been chosen as the site... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Olympic Great Phelps Ending Retirement

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Napier Prepares for NBA Draft

Napier Prepares for NBA Draft

After leading the Huskies to a national title, Shabazz Napier is preparing for the NBA Draft. Read »

Apr 14, 2014
Dolson, Hartley Likely WNBA 1st-Rounders

Dolson, Hartley Likely WNBA 1st-Rounders

Bria Hartley and Stefanie Dolson could hear their names called early on draft night. Read »

6 hours ago
Defense Shines in Blue-White Game

Defense Shines in Blue-White Game

White beat Blue 46-37 in the spring game Saturday, officially concluding spring practices. The bigger takeaway: What Read »

Apr 14, 2014
See Masters Winner Bubba Watson at Travelers Championship

See Masters Winner Bubba Watson at Travelers Championship

Yesterday Bubba Watson won his second Masters title in three years. In June, you can see him right here... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat

49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody by police at Los Angeles International Airport on... Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
Shabazz Napier Reflects on Amazing Season

Shabazz Napier Reflects on Amazing Season

Shabazz Napier spoke at Sunday's parade and rally about the incredible run UConn pulled off to win another national... Watch »

Apr 13, 2014
Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson Wins His Second Masters

Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson claimed another green jacket by shooting... Read »

Apr 13, 2014
Dolson Thanks UConn Fans

Dolson Thanks UConn Fans

UConn's Stefanie Dolson thanked fans who turned out for the victory parade in Hartford on Sunday. Watch »

Apr 13, 2014
Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Spieth, Watson Tied for Lead at Masters

Jordan Spieth and Bubba Watson are tied for the lead heading to the final round of the Masters. Read »

Apr 12, 2014
Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Mickelson Misses Masters Cut

Rory McIlroy took off his cap, rubbed his brow and let out a deep sigh. After rolling in a testy 4-foot putt at the... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
UConn's Olander is Living a Dream

UConn's Olander is Living a Dream

Tyler Olander, a Connecticut hometown hero, has won town national titles with the UConn men's basketball team... Watch »

Apr 14, 2014
2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

2 Hernandez Associates Indicted on Murder Charge

Two associates of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez were indicted Friday on murder charges,... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
UConn Looks to Rebuild Defense

UConn Looks to Rebuild Defense

Last season, the defense fell off a cliff. Now the new coaching staff is looking to return the unit to its previous... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis Perseveres

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis Perseveres

She missed 12 games with an elbow injury and later mononucleosis, but junior forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis returned... Read »

Apr 11, 2014
FiveThirtyEight.com: UConn Programs Best Ever

FiveThirtyEight.com: UConn Programs Best Ever

Want more reason to celebrate the two national titles the men's and women's teams added to the collection this week?... Read »

Apr 14, 2014
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