- Huskies again star in the underdog role Updated: Apr-08-14 2:24 pm
- Napier brings it home for UConn Updated: Apr-08-14 2:40 am
- Ollie wins it all with UConn Updated: Apr-08-14 1:14 am
- UConn's Napier named most outstanding player Updated: Apr-08-14 1:02 am
- Ollie's wisdom guides UConn to title game Updated: Apr-06-14 6:08 pm
- Kentucky freshmen against UConn comeback players Updated: Apr-06-14 11:50 am
- UConn on to national championship game Updated: Apr-06-14 12:17 am
- FINALS WATCH: Sights and sounds from North Texas Updated: Apr-05-14 10:30 pm
- Role players key UConn's 63-53 win over Florida Updated: Apr-05-14 8:50 pm
- FINALS WATCH: Calhoun not big on 'cheering' thing Updated: Apr-05-14 6:55 pm
- Returning Huskies leading the way Updated: Apr-04-14 4:22 pm
- Napier trying to shed Walker's shadow Updated: Apr-04-14 4:03 am
- UConn again sends men and women to Final Fours Updated: Apr-01-14 7:39 pm
- UConn upsets Michigan St 60-54, back to Final Four Updated: Mar-30-14 10:54 pm
- Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas Updated: Mar-30-14 10:36 pm
- Sharp shooter: Kerr talks defense Updated: Mar-29-14 4:45 am
- UConn holds off Iowa St 81-76 in Sweet 16 at MSG Updated: Mar-29-14 12:35 am
- NCAA tournament is back at the Garden Updated: Mar-26-14 3:29 pm
- Poor shooting, old rival dooms Villanova Updated: Mar-23-14 2:35 am
- Napier leads UConn in 77-65 win over Villanova Updated: Mar-23-14 2:02 am
- UConn wins in Ollie's debut; Villanova next Updated: Mar-21-14 4:01 am
- UConn outlasts Saint Joseph's in 89-81 OT win Updated: Mar-21-14 12:12 am
- Saint Joseph's runs out of gas in loss to UConn Updated: Mar-21-14 12:08 am
ARLINGTON, Texas - The Connecticut Huskies lost their coach, their teammates, their chance to play at the NCAA tournament for a year. They were castoffs, unwanted mutts without a home, told they had no chance.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Shabazz Napier walked slowly through the hallway of the stadium - the tears still drying, the twine from the cut-down net still hanging around his neck.
ARLINGTON, Texas - It's not that Kevin Ollie looked uncomfortable sitting on a stool in front of the Connecticut bench. It's just that he looked a lot more comfortable in a defensive stance exhorting the Huskies in the national championship game.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Connecticut's exclusive club of elite guards welcomed a new member Monday night.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Kevin Ollie had talent.
ARLINGTON, Texas - All those Kentucky freshmen against a Connecticut team already with a few championship rings.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Shabazz Napier looked up toward the Connecticut fans in the crowd at AT&T Stadium and held up one finger.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Jim Calhoun won three national championships with Connecticut in four trips to the NCAA Final Four.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Connecticut will not ride a one-man gang into the national championship game this time.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Jim Calhoun is watching the Connecticut Huskies at this Final Four, not coaching them. That's a little bit of a problem.
ARLINGTON, Texas - They could have left, gone someplace new to get a fresh start. No one would have blamed them.
ARLINGTON, Texas - Shabazz Napier can shoot, drive and dish, hit big shots, pick off passes, carry a team down the stretch of a game and a season.
NEW YORK - Shabazz Napier owed UConn.
The road to redemption goes through North Texas for a fearsome Final Four of power programs with something to prove.
Welcome back to latest edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today's rundown kicks off with a shooter talking about defense, and includes a jolting experience in the West, the most-tweeted team and celebrities at Madison Square Garden.
NEW YORK - DeAndre Daniels' UConn teammates were going to keep passing him the ball until he cooled off.
NEW YORK - Art Hyland was holding the program with the reverence it deserved.
BUFFALO, New York - Another cold-shooting spell and a familiar former Big East rival did in Villanova.
BUFFALO, New York - In a span of three days, Shabazz Napier and Connecticut knocked out both Philadelphia schools in the NCAA tournament.
BUFFALO, New York - Kevin Ollie's reputation has preceded him.
BUFFALO, New York - Turns out, Jim Calhoun left Connecticut in good hands.