Check out “The Unlikeliest Champion” by UConn grad Aaron Torres

All you loyal UConn readers,

A quick note regarding a book written by Aaron Torres, who graduated from UConn in 2008, one year before yours truly.

He currently runs the website “Aaron Torres Sports.”

The Unlikeliest Champion (courtesy of Aaron Torres)

He’s also the author of “The Unlikeliest Champion,” an inside look at UConn’s improbable run to the 2011 National Championship. Here’s some info on the book:

– Features interviews with top college basketball analysts like Jay Bilas, Jeff Goodman, several college basketball coaches as well as friends and family of the team.
– Behind the scenes recruiting stories and other anecdotes not found anywhere else.
– Foreword by CBS Sports college basketball writer Matt Norlander (I’ve known Matt since I was 12 years old. Great guy, comes from a hilarious family. Moving on…)

– The book is 264 pages. I haven’t read it yet, so I can’t give you my take, but I’m looking forward to checking it out.

– You can order the book at If you order before Dec. 19 (Monday), it will be shipped to your house prior to Christmas Day.