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  1. 3-point shot: Coach K and retirement

    Andy Katz

    1. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said that he thought about retirement a little bit a year ago after winning Olympic gold in London, according to reports from the Las Vegas USA Basketball minicamp. But those thoughts of leaving Duke and not coaching the...

    Blog | July 24, 2013
  2. 3-point shot: Jim Calhoun in a good place

    Andy Katz

    1. The seven non-FBS Big East schools have always wanted to exit for the 2013-14 season if they could get out in time and the TV deal -- with Fox -- was done. The problem is they can't and don't want to leave, according to a high-level source within ...

    Blog | February 28, 2013
  3. UConn eyes Big East title after Cuse upset

    Andy Katz

    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Kevin Ollie was determined to coach this season as if Connecticut had a chance for glory, never giving the postseason ban a second thought when he was given a seven-month contract to replace Jim Calhoun or when he received a multiy...

    Blog | February 14, 2013
  4. What a day for UConn coach Kevin Ollie

    Andy Katz

    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Kevin Ollie grabbed the microphone after Saturday night's game against Washington and thanked the Huskies faithful for their support and for believing in him. He made sure he told the Connecticut fans that he would keep their progr...

    Blog | December 30, 2012
  5. Kevin Ollie, UConn Huskies basketball coach, receives new five-ye...

    Andy Katz

    Connecticut has given men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie a five-year contract extension through the end of the 2017-18 season.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2012
  6. Jim Calhoun reacts to the ACC's snub of the Connecticut Huskies -...

    Andy Katz

    Connecticut athletic director Warde Manuel said late Wednesday night that his charge is to continue to make the Huskies better. He could have added more attractive too. The same applies at Cincinnati. There is a perception at Cincinnati and, to som...

    Blog | Conversation | November 29, 2012
  7. Ollie makes quite an impression in UConn Huskies' upset of Michig...

    Andy Katz

    RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- The Connecticut players circled around Kevin Ollie and hugged him. Then, one by one, they ran over to congratulate their former coach, Jim Calhoun, who had watched his successor's debut, as a fill-in radio analyst. The...

    Blog | Conversation | November 09, 2012
  8. Kevin Ollie takes over UConn Huskies with Jim Calhoun's encourage...

    Andy Katz

    STORRS, Conn. -- Kevin Ollie's voice is hoarse. He hasn't stopped talking throughout the entire Connecticut practice. It is his voice that reverberates over the clapping, the cheering and the enthusiastic responses from the players. The energy at ...

    Blog | Conversation | October 19, 2012
  9. 3-point shot: Calhoun still a presence

    Andy Katz

    1. UConn coach Kevin Ollie said Wednesday night that his predecessor, Jim Calhoun, has been at most of the individual and team workouts leading up to Friday's start of practice. Ollie, who was at the Jimmy V Classic dinner at New York City's Pier Six...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  10. 3-point shot: Filling Jim Calhoun's shoes

    Andy Katz

    1. Villanova's Jay Wright, Notre Dame's Mike Brey and Pitt's Jamie Dixon all said this past week that UConn coach Jim Calhoun was a mentor to them when they got into the Big East. They mentioned how Calhoun essentially indoctrinated them into the lea...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  11. Katz: Ollie happy for chance at UConn

    Andy Katz

    STORRS, Conn. -- Kevin Ollie was given a chance to be the head coach at UConn. That's all he wanted. That's all he got. Ollie has one season to show he is worthy of being entrusted with a featured role just like he had to do throughout his c...

    Blog | September 13, 2012
  12. UConn Huskies men's basketball head coach Jim Calhoun leaves the ...

    Andy Katz

    Jim Calhoun may need crutches for his news conference announcing his retirement, but the Hall of Fame coach is exiting the game on his own terms, which is how he always wanted it.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2012
  13. Kevin Ollie happy for the chance to lead UConn  college basketba...

    Andy Katz

    Kevin Ollie has one season to prove he's the right guy to follow Jim Calhoun as UConn basketball coach. Ollie is sure he'll be there for the long haul.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2012
  14. Connecticut Huskies' Jim Calhoun announces retirement

    Andy Katz

    Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun announced his retirement Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2012
  15. 3-point shot: Time for Calhoun to decide

    Andy Katz

    1. Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun has earned the right to decide when he's going to retire. He also should be given his space to recover from surgery to repair a fractured hip. But he also is well aware that practice starts in a month. His staff need...

    Blog | September 11, 2012
  16. 3-point shot: Calhoun back on campus

    Andy Katz

    1. UConn coach Jim Calhoun said two weeks ago that he wanted to be back on campus for the start of school despite having hip surgery earlier this month after falling off his bike. Well, he made it a one day earlier, according to his staff. Calhoun wa...

    Blog | August 27, 2012