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  1. Competitiveness key to Calhoun's success

    Fran Fraschilla

    When I took over a downtrodden St. John's program in 1996, I wanted to compete with the top programs in the Big East as quickly as possible. So, the best model I could think of copying was Jim Calhoun's Connecticut Huskies program because t...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  2. Jim Calhoun's coaching success rooted in competitive fire

    Fran Fraschilla

    Fran Fraschilla writes that Jim Calhoun's competitive-driven coaching style, while at times controversial, was key to elevating a once-struggling UConn program to championship heights.

    Blog | Conversation | September 13, 2012
  3. Re-evaluating the Big East

    Fran Fraschilla

    We are entering, likely, the final season of the Big East Conference as we've known it for a long time. So with schools coming and going the next couple of years, let's look at where the league's teams are right now as they enter a his...

    Blog | December 28, 2011
  4. Re-evaluating the Big East as conference play begins

    Fran Fraschilla

    Pitt is skidding, the Hoyas are soaring, the Friars are ahead of schedule. It seems some preconceptions for the Big East are proving incorrect this season. Fran Fraschilla resets the board and provides his take on how each of the 16 teams' tales will end.

    Blog | Conversation | December 28, 2011
  5. NBA Draft Blog: Kemba Walker has much to improve before turning p...

    Fran Fraschilla

    Fran Fraschilla breaks down the Kentucky-UConn matchup from the perspective of an NBA scout, examining the top players on both teams and identifying the areas that pro teams will watch closely to determine their value.

    Blog | Conversation | December 09, 2009
  6. Fran Fraschilla: Tough matchup between Pittsburgh Panthers and Co...

    Fran Fraschilla

    The Big Monday matchup between Pitt and UConn ultimately will be about intensity and toughness. Here's a closer look at the two teams.

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2009
  7. Will rugged Big East be hurt in long run?

    Fran Fraschilla

    I got to call No. 20 Louisville's 69-63 upset of No. 1 Pittsburgh on Saturday night with good buddies Sean McDonough and Bill Raftery. Louisville rallied from 13 points down in the first half and from 10 points down in the second to come back and win...

    Blog | Conversation | January 19, 2009