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Dan Hurley glanced over at the UConn players he has inherited and promised to build a “championship culture” beginning with them.
“This is definitely a different experience,” Jalen Adams said, “I’ve never been through a coaching change. This is all new for me, and I’m excited to see where things...
Geno Auriemma takes his basketball team places to win games and chase championships, all over the state and country, the XL Center, Gampel Pavilion, down the AAC road and the usually into the Sweet 16.
Always into the Sweet 16, actually. Twenty-five years in a row, anyway.
“After all, we have the...
ALBANY – Of course, it would come to this at some point, probably in the NCAA Tournament.
Duke, Azura Stevens’ former school, would get matched up with UConn, her current school. And the questions would start.
“It’s being made into me against them, but it’s my team against Duke,” said Stevens,...
Site: Times Union Center, Albany, N.Y
Time: Approximately 1:45 p.m. Saturday
TV: ESPN (Adam Amin, Kara Lawson, Holly Rowe)
Radio: 1080-AM WTIC, 1400-AM WILI, 960-AM WELI , WGCH-AM 1490, 95.3 FM
Series history: UConn, 11-3
Last meeting: UConn, 83-52, Dec. 29, 2014, XL Center
Streaks: UConn W34;...
Newly hired UConn men’s basketball coach Dan Hurley will receive at least $2.75 million in his first year — hundreds of thousands less than the guarantee his predecessor, Kevin Ollie, received in his first year. But Hurley’s contract dangles the prospect of significantly more money — and the ability...
Showing his typical emotion, Dan Hurley was introduced as UConn's new men's basketball coach on Friday.
Hurley, 45, surrounded by family and friends from his basketball career and the school hierarchy appeared in the practice gym at the Werth Family Center, the basketball practice facility, shortly...
Dan Hurley stepped to the podium, stationed on the practice court in the Werth Family Center, and he looked out over the reporters, the TV cameras and the applauding boosters beyond. He looked up at the posters of famous former Huskies on the walls.
“Wow,” he said, uttering his first public words...
Dan Hurley was introduced as UConn's new men's basketball coach Friday.
Hurley, 45, surrounded by family and friends from his basketball career and the school hierarchy appeared in the practice gym at the Werth Family Center, the basketball practice facility, at 1 p.m. ending a two-week process...
Dan Hurley is officially the UConn basketball coach, arriving in a way that feels like a lightning bolt cutting through the dark clouds of mediocrity and increasing irrelevance gathered over Gampel Pavilion.
He has splintered all that thick, sticky nonsense, this 100-mph coach most everyone wanted,...
Jim Calhoun was 44 years old when he arrived in Storrs with a steely gaze and a hard-earned reputation for program-building, his previous coaching stint serving as a springboard to a university eyeing major Division I success in men’s basketball. Dan Hurley, 45, is on a similar trajectory as he...