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Charlie Villanueva

  1. U-Conned: Charlie Villanueva testified Husky legend, alleged Ponzi schemer Tate George defrauded $250k

    Sep 18, 2013, 11:09 AM EDT

    Charlie Villanueva

    Tate George made one of the most important shots in UConn history, a highlight that has been played over and over again during all NCAA tournaments. With just one second left on the clock in a 1990 Sweet 16 matchup with Clemson, George caught a pass that was thrown the length of the floor and…

  2. UConn’s latest graduation success rate? 11%. Yuck

    Oct 25, 2012, 8:00 PM EDT

    Jim Calhoun

    You know how UConn won’t be playing in the Big East tournament this season? And how there is no chance that they’ll make a trip to the NCAA tournament this year? And how Alex Oriakhi is at Missouri this season? Well, all of that can be traced by to UConn’s APR scores. Now, the APR…

  3. Debate!: Who you got? Lute Olson or Jim Calhoun

    Sep 14, 2012, 11:05 AM EDT


    In 2008, Lute Olson retired from coaching at the ripe old age of 74, having spent the past 25 years taking Arizona from a West Coast afterthought and turning them into a national championship program that was a mainstay in the top 25 through the majority of his tenure. Just four years later, Jim Calhoun…

  4. Is Karl Towns going to get playing time for the Dominican Team?

    Jun 12, 2012, 11:27 PM EDT


    Late in May, we wrote about John Calipari’s decision to include Karl Towns on the Dominican National Team, which Cal is coaching during Olympic qualifying. For those that are unaware, Towns is currently the most highly-regarded recruit in the Class of 2015 (kids that will be high school sophomores in the fall) and, quite obviously,…

  5. Karl Towns is another example of why Coach Cal is the best

    May 24, 2012, 5:54 PM EDT


    High school basketball has two major stars right now. Rising senior Jabari Parker, a small forward from Chicago, is fresh off of gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated, where he was called the best high school player since LeBron. Andrew Wiggins, a rising junior playing his high school ball in West Virginia, is a kid…