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When Was The Last Time UConn Won The NCAA Tournament?

Kemba Walker continues to rep his Huskies. UConn’s run to the Final Four this year may seem improbable, but Husky fans are growing used to their program making surprise runs into early April. UConn is only three years removed from an eerily similar run to a National Championship. Connecticut last won the National Championship in 2011, when the Kemba Walker-led Huskies knocked...
Via College Spun
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

How Does Shabazz Napier's Final Four Run Compare to Kemba Walker's?

The shadow of Kemba Walker continues to follow Shabazz Napier at Connecticut.The Huskies senior guard has been primed to step into Walker’s...
Via Athlon Sports
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Kemba Walker Tweets That Shabazz Napier Is The Best Point Guard In The Country

In 2011, point guard Kemba Walker put UConn on his back and led them to a National Championship. This year, his former teammate Shabazz Napier is doing his best Kemba-impersonation. During this afternoon’s UConn win over Michigan State which sends the Huskies to the Final Four, Walker sent out a tweet that looks pretty accurate right now. Best PG in the country. Shabazz Napier...
Via College Spun
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bobcats sign No. 9 pick Walker

Kemba Walker, the ninth pick in this year's NBA draft, signed with the Charlotte Bobcats on Sunday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. An early entry candidate, the 6-foot-1 Walker led Connecticut to the 2011 NCAA championship and was named the Final Four's most outstanding player. He was a consensus first-team All-American and first-team All-Big East selection. Walker...
Via AP on Fox
December 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Kemba Walker signs with Bobcats, is ready to practice

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Kemba Walker, the ninth pick in this year's NBA draft, has signed with the Charlotte Bobcats and will practice with the team Sunday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. An early entry candidate, the 6-foot-1 Walker led Connecticut to the 2011 NCAA championship and was named the Final Four's most outstanding player. He was a consensus first-team...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
December 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Kemba Supporting Fundraiser

The NBA lockout is over and former Connecticut star Kemba Walker is preparing for his first season as a pro. But before his vacation in Connecticut ends, Walker has announced his involvement with a very worthwhile fundraiser.
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Video: Kemba Walker at Battle 4 Atlantis Part II

With the NBA players now reaching a tentative deal, former UConn Huskies All-American Kemba Walker stopped by the set at halftime again at the Battle 4 Atlantis on Saturday afternoon to talk with Kenny Rice and former Husky Donny Marshall. Walker talks about what it means to him as well as his plans to get ready for training camp and he also chats about his former team. {flvremote...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Kemba Walker Gets Back to His Roots in New Under Armour Commercial (Video)

Kemba Walker came seemingly out of nowhere to burst onto the national scene last year as he led the UConn Huskies to the national title last year. And while it may have seemed like he came out of nowhere, Walker isn't going to forget any time soon where he came from. The Charlotte Bobcats guard was recently featured in a Under Armour commercial in which he went back to the Bronx...
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Deep field again at Maui Invitational

The Maui Invitational had a scintillating bracket last year, with Kemba Walker and Connecticut rolling through a talented field in a warm-up to its national-title run. This year's tournament has the potential to be even better. With a field that's combined for 20 national championships and paradise as the backdrop, the 2011 Maui Invitational is as good as it gets when it...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Kemba’s gone, but UConn basketball is still loaded

Kemba Walker may have carried the Huskies to a national title, but an infusion of veterans and super blue chip recruits have UConn in position to dominate college hoops for years to come (including this season) SHANE SMITH The official start of college basketball is still a few weeks away, but with the recent release of the ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll now seems like a better time...
Via Juiced Sports Blog
October 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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