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Ollie gets win over UConn in one arm of dispute

An arbitrator ruled in favor of Kevin Ollie in saying the former basketball coach is protected by a union contract when it comes to the burden of proof UConn must meet to justify Ollie's firing.

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51dJeff Borzello

UConn leaving AAC in '20, will owe $17M exit fee

UConn and the American Athletic Conference have an agreement that will allow the Huskies to leave the AAC for a return to the Big East in 2020, but it'll cost the school $17 million.

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75dMyron Medcalf and Mark Schlabach

UConn gets 2 years' probation for Ollie violations

UConn's men's basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure as coach.

Re-joining Big East is homecoming for UConn (0:41)
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80dJeff Borzello

Big East officially announces UConn's return

The Big East officially announced on Thursday the return of UConn athletics to the conference that was its home from 1979 to 2013.

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Source: Big East votes to invite UConn to rejoin

UConn has a Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for Wednesday, when it is expected to accept the invitation, and an announcement is expected from the Big East as early as Thursday morning.

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85dJeff Borzello and Mark Schlabach

Sources: UConn expected to rejoin Big East

UConn is expected to leave the American Athletic Conference and return to the Big East for basketball and other sports in 2020, sources told ESPN.

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Calhoun to receive Best Coach award at ESPYS

Jim Calhoun, who helped transform UConn from a regional school into one of the nation's top public universities -- and won three national titles along the way -- will receive the Best Coach award at the ESPYS.

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Ex-UConn coach Ollie sues former assistant

Former UConn basketball coach Kevin Ollie has filed a lawsuit against former assistant Glen Miller, contending Miller slandered him in comments to the NCAA.

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142dPaula Lavigne

Payoff videos, tale of $11K in shoe highlight trial

Jurors in the college basketball corruption trial Thursday watched videos of coaches settling down in a Las Vegas hotel room, where wads of cash or envelopes were either exchanged or promised in exchange for securing influence with top players.


Hot-shooting UConn defeats South Florida 80-73

Christian Vital 25 points and UConn used accurate-shooting to build a double-digit lead and then hold on for an 80-73 victory over South Florida in the opening round of the American Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday.


UConn downs East Carolina, 82-73

GREENVILLE, N.C. -- Sophomore forward Tyler Polley scored 16 of his 19 points in the second half to lift Connecticut to a 82-73 win over East Carolina on Sunday in the American Athletic Conference season finale for both teams.

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UConn's Gilbert has eye injury, again sidelined

UConn guard Alterique Gilbert, who has missed much of his three seasons with shoulder issues, will not play in the regular-season finale due to a right eye injury.

Team Stats

Points Per Game73.8
Rebounds Per Game35.5
Assists Per Game12.8
Points Allowed71.3176th

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record59-30
Championship Seasons1999, 2004, 2011, 2014
Tournament Appearances33