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UConn Men’s Basketball Program Continues Elite Run

On March 8th, the Connecticut Huskies were manhandled 81-48 against the Louisville Cardinals in their last regular season game of the year. A month later, that same Huskies team is now on top of the college basketball world after defeating a star-studded freshman bunch of Kentucky Wildcats 60-54. So, is Connecticut now the best program […]

Book Review: “Geno: In Pursuit of Perfection”

Geno:In Pursuit of Perfection is the University of Connecticut women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma’s memoir. Published in 2006, the mostly self-written book takes us from Auriemma’s earliest years in Italy to growing up in Norristown, Penn. The book touches lightly on Auriemma’s career at St. Joseph’s and Virginia before devoting the bulk of pages to […]

NCAA Finals Prediction

There have been 66 games during the NCAA Tournament, pairing 64 teams down to two. We’ve seen just about every kind of basketball game there is. Buzzer beaters. Blowouts. Tightly-fought battles. High seeds handling business against low seeds. And upsets galore. It has been a wild, crazy, unpredictable but eminently entertaining tournament, and now we’re […]

UConn’s Record Win Streak Transcends Gender

The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team set a new record for consecutive wins Tuesday night in Hartford, beating Florida State 93-62. It was their 89th win in a row, dating back to the beginning of their 2007-2008 season, and including two national titles in back-to-back undefeated seasons. Their 89th consecutive victory broke the record […]