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  • Adrian Griffin is helping his kids reach their Division I goals

    CBS Sports "Earlier this month, with a short and simple video shared via Twitter, Adrian Griffin Jr. became the first player from the Class of 2021 to publicly commit to Duke. Within the first 10 seconds of the clip, the 5-star wing said, "I want to thank, first and foremost, my..." November 13

  • UConn to redshirt freshman forward Richie Springs

    Hartford Courant "Richie Springs, the last of Hurley’s Class of ’19 recruits, will sit out this season as an academic redshirt. Springs had been planning to spend a postgrad year at Brewster Academy, but instead reclassified and committed to UConn in August. The NCAA’s clearinghouse ruled him..." October 31

  • UConn basketball freshman James Bouknight applies for probation program following arrest

    Hartford Courant "UConn basketball player James Bouknight, who is accused of running from police after crashing a vehicle in September, has applied for an accelerated rehabilitation program that could clear him of charges, according to his attorney. Attorney Rob Britt said the application was filed..." October 30

  • UConn freshman James Bouknight charged in on-campus vehicular incident

    New Haven Register "For the third year in a row, UConn is looking at discipline for a key player just before the start of its season. Freshman James Bouknight has been charged by campus police with evading responsibility, interfering with a police officer, traveling too fast for conditions and operating..." October 23

  • Hall of Fame college coach Jim Calhoun named in sex discrimination lawsuit vs. University of St. Joseph

    USA Today "Hall of Fame basketball coach Jim Calhoun has been named in a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the University of St. Joseph, alleging that he and other officials turned the Division III school's athletic department into a “male-dominated, hostile work..." October 09

  • ESPN 100 Andre Jackson commits to UConn

    ESPN "ESPN 100 wing Andre Jackson announced his commitment to UConn on Wednesday afternoon. Jackson visited the Huskies' campus two weekends ago and promptly canceled an official visit to Iowa that had been scheduled for this past weekend. He also visited Syracuse in August, and the..." October 03

  • UConn set to pay out $17 million exit fee to the American Athletic Conference, a report says

    CBS Sports "UConn will pay the American Athletic Conference $17 million when it leaves for the Big East next summer, according to a report from the Hartford Courant. The school announced earlier this month that it is leaving the conference in favor of the Big East in all sports other than football. The AAC..." July 26

  • AAC commissioner Mike Aresco says conference has 'no plans' to replace UConn

    CBS Sports "UConn finished in last place in the AAC a season ago, but its leap to the Big East still leaves a hole in the way the league will operate its regular season moving forward. Because the AAC now has only 11 teams starting in 2020, it is left to re-imagine how to run the regular season and..." July 16

  • UConn gets 2 years' probation for Kevin Ollie violations

    ESPN "The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions on Tuesday placed the UConn men's basketball program on probation for two years and gave former coach Kevin Ollie a three-year show-cause order for failing to monitor his staff, not promoting an atmosphere of compliance and allegedly providing..." July 02

  • UConn Reportedly Rejoining Big East in 2020 After 6 Seasons in AAC

    Bleacher Report "The Connecticut Huskies could return to the Big East in 2020 and leave the American Athletic Conference. According to Stadium's Brett McMurphy, the fate of Connecticut's football team is unclear since the Big East doesn't extend to the sport. " June 22