Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 1/12/12
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Sixty-nine-year-old Huskies men's basketball coach Jim Calhoun has a temper. We know this because, like you, we've watched enough UConn games to know that Calhoun doesn't deal well with mistakes, particularly mental ones. Which explains why he gave freshman DeAndre Daniels the look after Daniels used the team's last timeout late in last weekend's Rutgers game that the Huskies would eventually lose. But Calhoun did more than just stare a hole through Daniels, he also put his hands on the freshman, which so outraged the Hartford Courant that they sent the video and still photos to the university. (You can see the video of the incident here.) We didn't see the play live, but we've watched the video a few times and our reaction is the same: what's the problem? There's no question that Calhoun touched Daniels, and that his fist was clenched prior to doing so. We have no idea if he punched the freshman, but the look on Daniels' face was more "I'm about to get an earful from this orn...
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