Monthly Archive for October, 2012

: October, 2012

Notes/Quotes from Halloween: Wolf out for Thursday’s exhibition

Some noteworthy items from the eve of Kevin Ollie’s first game as UConn coach: *Enosch Wolf (concussion) will not be available for Thursday’s exhibition against AIC. He participated in non-contact

NCAA adopts tougher, more efficient enforcement

The NCAA adopted an “overhauled enforcement structure” Tuesday that will increase penalties for egregious violations and speed up the investigation process. Here are the details from the NCAA:

Long Beach forward Bell will visit this weekend

Jordan Bell, one of the nation’s top uncommitted power forwards, will take an official visit to UConn this upcoming weekend. Bell has narrowed his college choices to Auburn, Oregon and UConn. He’s

UConn in the NBA: Lamb to OKC, Drummond flourishing

Before he could settle (or play a regular season game) in Houston, Jeremy Lamb was shipped 450 miles north. Dealt from Houston to Oklahoma City in last weekend’s blockbuster trade, Lamb becomes one of

UConn men post 11 percent graduation success rate

The NCAA released graduation success rate data Thursday and the UConn men’s basketball team recorded an 11 percent, the worst mark among all men’s basketball teams in BCS conferences. The national

Notes/Quotes Oct. 24: Wolf out, Allen awarded scholarship

Junior center Enosch Wolf suffered a concussion during practice last Friday, the third head injury of his collegiate career. Wolf, the team’s only true center, is expected to be ready for the Nov. 9

Wolf out indefinitely with concussion

Junior center Enosch Wolf is out indefinitely with a concussion, the UConn athletic department announced Wednesday morning. The 7-foot-1 center tweeted that the concussion, suffered during practice,

ConnCast: Predictions for 2012-13

The ConnCast has made a triumphant return. After a month off, News-Times writer Chris Brodeur and I hit the airwaves with a two-part edition of our UConn basketball podcast. We address quite a few

Report: UConn urges Morgan High to change Husky logo

An interesting tidbit of news came across the web last night: UConn, the state university and national basketball powerhouse, has a problem with the Husky logo used by Morgan high school, located in

Five Questions for UConn’s Season

UConn is less than three weeks away from its opener against Michigan State, which means we’re rapidly approaching one of the most fascinating seasons in program history: A new coach, already beloved