UConn renames street after Jim Calhoun

Jim Calhoun Way  (Contributed Photo/Kyle Lyddy)

Jim Calhoun Way
(Contributed Photo/Kyle Lyddy)

You’re looking at the latest alteration to the UConn campus. The street running between the Co-Op and Gampel Pavilion, previously named Stadium Road, is now officially Jim Calhoun Way.

Here’s our story from Sunday’s tribute along with some notes and quotes, as well.

One quote that I think summed up the whole thing: Calhoun, speaking generally about his 26-year run at UConn, said, “Sometimes, you know, before something passes, you need to look back and make sure you say, ‘Hey, that was pretty cool.'”