| Mar 27, 2011
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The three-pointer by Derrick Williams that would have ended this jubilant, most improbable UConn season bounced off the rim. Kyle Fogg kept the rebound alive and the three-pointer by Jamelle Horne that would have ended this...
| Apr 5, 2011
HOUSTON — In one of those simple, brilliant leads that occasionally grace the sports pages, Courant beat writer Michael Arace sent 17 words back to Connecticut from St. Petersburg, Fla., on March 29, 1999.
"The UConn Huskies won the national...
| Nov 3, 2010
Al Horford had six straight points in an 18-4 run to finish the game and the undefeated Atlanta Hawks beat the winless Detroit Pistons 94-85 on Wednesday night.
Josh Smith had 22 points and 11 rebounds as the Hawks (5-0) remained the only unbeaten team...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 3:06 AM
Elton Brand scored 20 points, Lou Williams and Jrue Holiday each had 19, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the New York Knicks 106-96 on Sunday.
Evan Turner, the No. 2 pick and last season's college player of the year, added 14 points and 10 rebounds in...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 1:41 PM
Originally published March 25, 2002
There was this moment Sunday, as afternoon dissolved into night, when it seemed that UConn was going to find a way to keep winter alive for one more week. The Huskies had top-seeded and heavily favored Maryland down by...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 2:21 PM
UConn career highlights: Villanueva averaged 11.2 points and 6.7 rebounds in two years at UConn before forgoing his final two years of eligibility for the 2005 NBA draft. He averaged 8.9 points and 5.3 rebounds as UConn won the national championship in...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Originally published April 4, 2004
The clinching free throw was a swish and as it went in Emeka Okafor began to leap into the Texas night in a way that he never has before in his UConn career.
All around him there was bedlam and shock. The Huskies...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 8:45 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Deron Williams scored 22 points, including a pair of late free throws, as the Utah Jazz beat Detroit 102-97 on Monday night for their 11th straight victory over the Pistons.
Raja Bell hit a 3-pointer and sank two free throws...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 8:44 PM
Zach Randolph had 34 points and 17 rebounds, Rudy Gay scored 26 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Detroit Pistons 107-99 on Wednesday night.
The Pistons debuted a new starting lineup - and benched Richard Hamilton. Ben Wallace (ankle) missed...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Tracy McGrady and Tayshaun Prince each scored 20 points to help the Detroit Pistons to a 103-96 victory over the Orlando Magic on Monday night.
Austin Daye also added 20 of his own, a career high for him.
The Pistons scored 26 points off 16 Orlando...
| Jan 28, 2011
Eddie House hit two deciding free throws with 6.5 seconds left, LeBron James led all scorers with 39 points and the Miami Heat rallied late to beat the Detroit Pistons 88-87 on Friday night.
James finished with nine assists and eight rebounds for the...