Coach Calhoun in Photos

Coach Jim Calhoun, who has been with the Huskies for about 25 years, is taking a temporary medical leave of absence.

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Jim Calhoun holds a jersey during a press conference naming the the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2005 on April 4, 2005 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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UConn coach Jim Calhoun, in 1996, shouts instructions from the sideline as the Allen Iverson prepares to contest Ricky Moore, #21 right, of Georgetown. The Hoyas defeated the Huskies, 77-65.
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Caron Butler, who was the tournament MVP, hugs head coach Jim Calhoun before he received his MVP award after the finals of the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
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Center Hasheem Thabeet #34 and head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies celebrate after winning the NCAA West Region at the University of Phoenix Stadium in 2009.
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Jim Calhoun yells at the referee against the Duke Blue Devils during the Championship game at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 27, 2009 in New York.
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Calhoun talks with his team while taking on the Michigan State Spartans during the National Semifinal game of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at Ford Field on April 4, 2009 in Detroit.
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Calhoun reacts from the sideline while taking on the Michigan State Spartans during the National Semifinal game of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship at Ford Field on April 4, 2009 in Detroit.
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A student fan of the Marquette Golden Eagles holds a sign with the face of Calhoun before a game on February 25, 2009 at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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A band member for the Connecticut Huskies performs with a picture of head coach Jim Calhoun taped to his instrument prior to their game against the Missouri Tigers in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the University of Phoenix Stadium on March 28, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona.
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Calhoun celebrates by cutting down the net after defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 82-73 during the National Championship game of the NCAA Men's Final Four Tournament at the Alamodome on April 5, 2004 in San Antonio, Texas.
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Calhoun talks with the referee during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at the SEC Big East Invitational at Madison Square Garden on Dec. 9 in New York.
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LOUISVILLE, KY - MARCH 15: Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies reacts as he coaches against the Iowa State Cyclones during the second round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at KFC YUM! Center on March 15, 2012 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Jim Calhoun had nothing to be happy about during UConn's loss to Iowa State in the NCAA Tournament Thursday night.
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Connecticut head coach Jim Calhoun talks with forward Roscoe Smith (22) in the first half of their NCAA tournament second-round college basketball game in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, March 15, 2012. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
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UConn coach Jim Calhoun upset with a call during the Big East Quarterfinals against Syracuse Thursday.
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 06: Head coach Jim Calhoun (2nd R) of the Connecticut Huskies talks to his players during a timeout against the DePaul Blue Demons during their first round game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 6, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies gestures against the West Virginia Mountaineers during their second round game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 7, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: Head coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies gestures against the West Virginia Mountaineers during their second round game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 7, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: Shabazz Napier #13 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates his his teammates after defeating the West Virginia Mountaineers during their second round game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 7, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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Jim Calhoun returned to the sideline Saturday following back surgery.
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KNOXVILLE, TN - JANUARY 21: Connecticut Huskies head coach Jim Calhoun talks to Jeremy Lamb #3 during the game against the Tennessee Volunteers at Thompson-Boling Arena on January 21, 2012 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Tennessee defeated Connecticut 60-57. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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HARTFORD, CT - FEBRUARY 13: Coach Jim Calhoun of the Connecticut Huskies chats with assistant coach George Blaney during a game against the Cincinnati Bearcats at the XL Center on February 13, 2010 in Hartford, Connecticut. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jim Calhoun;George Blaney
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