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BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 20: Head coach Phil Martelli speaks with Ronald Roberts, Jr. #13 of the Saint Joseph's Hawks during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Connecticut Huskies at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Martelli: ‘I Just Wanted To Coach Them One More Day’

Any loss in college basketball is tough for a coach, but a loss in the NCAA Tournament is as tough as it gets.

03/21/2014

Halil Kanacevic #45 of the Saint Joseph's Hawks drives to the basket as Niels Giffey #5 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

St. Joe’s Denied By UConn In NCAA Second Round

The loss ended a great season for the Hawks, who finished 21-10 and had their dreams dashed of possibly facing Villanova in the second round on Saturday.

03/20/2014

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St. Joe’s Holds One Last Practice Before Heading To Buffalo

Many fans on campus, like Clint, think the team has really come together down the stretch.

03/18/2014

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St. Joe’s Wants A Holy War Saturday

It’s plagued them for months. And though the St. Joe’s Hawks are a far different, far better team than they were that chilly December 7 Saturday night, they want another crack at Villanova.

03/18/2014

DeAndre Daniels #2 of the Connecticut Huskies (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Rising Star: UConn Forward DeAndre Daniels

Among his fellow Connecticut Huskies, he ranks second in scoring, rebounding, and blocks. Playing alongside Shabazz Napier, he can go unnoticed.

03/18/2014

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Temple Falls To No. 21 UConn 68-55

Shabazz Napier scored only two points in the first half and finished the game shooting 3 for 11 from the field. Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie was never worried about his star guard.

02/21/2014

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Temple Loses To UConn 90-66

UConn forward DeAndre Daniels said he needed a bounce-back game. He got one against Temple.

01/21/2014

Philadelphia University senior guard Meg Finn (credit: Philly U Athletics)

Wait… Philly U Is Playing Who?

It is not unusual for Division II college basketball teams to step up in exhibition games and take on Division I programs. The local scene has seen several area squads do just that over the last week, on both the men’s and women’s side.

11/04/2013

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Pitino Goes To Watch Louisville Women’s Team Without His Team

Louisville men’s basketball team unable to make the trip to see the women’s team play for title.

04/09/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

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Arcidiacono Leads Villanova Over Uconn, 70-61

Ryan Arcidiacono scored 25 points and Villanova grabbed 20 offensive rebounds in beating Connecticut 70-61 on the road Saturday.

02/16/2013

Olympics Day 15 - Basketball

Report: UConn Women’s Coach Calls For Lowered Rims

A report says UConn women’s coach Geno Auriemma wants rims lowered for women’s hoops.

10/24/2012

Olympics Day 15 - Basketball

Auriemma: No Interest In Coaching At 2016 Olympics

Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma said he has no interest in returning as head coach of the U.S. national team for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

08/16/2012

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Penn State Thinks Big, Bold In Preparing For UConn

UConn is up to its normal tricks in the NCAA tournament.

03/23/2012

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NCAA Penalizes Teams For Inadequate Academic Progress

When NCAA Division-1 athletes don’t make adequate academic progress, their schools may draw penalties of reduced scholarships for their teams.

06/14/2011

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