2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
16-17, 5th in American

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Four-star 2018 point guard Eric Ayala mentioned Arizona, Oregon, Syracuse, Miami, South Carolina, Maryland, UConn. Recently decided to stay in '18.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Tremont Waters mentioned Creighton, Kansas, and UConn have reached out. Also still considering Georgetown, recently met with Patrick Ewing.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

UConn coach Kevin Ollie on adding Wichita State: "Wichita State is just a tremendous addition to our league. Coach Marshall's program is all about winning championships. Year in and year out, they are nationally ranked and earn a spot in the NCAA Tournament. I know next season, they are already being projected as a top 10 team. In men's basketball, the American Conference just went up a level."

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Appeals court upholds Tate George sentence

A federal appeals court has upheld the nine-year prison term for former NBA player and University of Connecticut star Tate George for running a real estate Ponzi scheme.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

UConn freshman Juwan Durham announces he's transferring. Was ranked No. 52 in the 2016 class.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

UConn's Jalen Adams will NOT test the NBA waters, source told ESPN. Will be back in Storrs next season. This is huge news for UConn fans that haven't gotten much positive info of late.

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23dAdam Finkelstein

Recruit asks UConn for release, latest to leave

Makai Ashton-Langford, an ESPN 100 recruit committed to UConn, has asked the school for his release in what could be the latest loss for the Huskies after several recent defections.

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Follow Jon Samuelson's three-day odyssey to watch daughters play (0:26)
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Kathy Auriemma plays key role in UConn's storied success (2:48)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Connecticut freshman Vance Jackson is leaving the program. Jackson was an ESPN 100 prospect coming out of high school, and averaged 8.1 points as a freshman. West coast native, could head back that way.

ESPN Stats and Information  

For the fourth time in the past five years, a school will send both its men's and women's teams to the Final Four. UConn has done it in four of the 13 total occurrences.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

The Florida-South Carolina East Region Elite Eight marks the first time two teams are meeting in this round after not making the NCAA tournament the previous season since UConn-Arizona in 2011. Neither made the 2010 NCAA tournament.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

UConn big man Steven Enoch has asked for his release to transfer, source told ESPN.

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Watching Michigan, I'm reminded of UConn's incredible run in 2011. Those Huskies won 11 (that's e-l-e-v-e-n!!) straight elimination games in the Big East and NCAA tournaments. This would be seven in a row for the Wolverines if they pull it out.

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On this date: Syracuse outlasts UConn in 6 OTs (2:30)
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Top 10 best plays in NCAA tournament history (3:03)

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

UConn senior Rodney Purvis left the court late in the fourth quarter to the fans chanting his name after fouling out against Cincinnati. The Bearcats shot 31 of their 46 free throws in the second half. He talked after the game about his team getting in foul trouble.

Andrew Smith ESPN Editor 

A dejected Kevin Ollie addressed the amount of fouls called in his team's loss to Cincinnati.

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Cincinnati tops UConn in AAC semis (1:25)

Team Stats

Points Per Game67.3298th
Rebounds Per Game36.6123rd
Assists Per Game13.1203rd
Points Allowed66.343rd

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record59-30
Championship Seasons1999, 2004, 2011, 2014
Tournament Appearances33