Connecticut announced Thursday that the school's final appeal of a 2013 postseason ban for the men's basketball team because of poor academic performance has been denied by the NCAA. Unless the Committee on Academic performance changes its data collection process later this month or in July, the Huskies will be banned from the Big East and NCAA tournaments.
April 5, 2012
STORRS, Conn. – Connecticut center Andre Drummond had no idea coach Jim Calhoun would be returning to basketball practice Friday afternoon – so soon after having back surgery on Monday. Drummond walked on the Gampel Pavilion court, did a double take, then ran over to the Hall of Fame coach and gave him a big hug.
March 2, 2012
Connecticut has announced that basketball coach Jim Calhoun will take an indefinite medical leave of absence because of a worsening back condition. Calhoun coached Wednesday night at Georgetown but did not come into the office Thursday morning.
February 3, 2012