A Capsule Look At UConn Men's Senior Day

Senior Day festivities are Sunday at Gampel Pavilion. The ceremony begins at 1:45 p.m., 15 minutes before the start of the Huskies' game against Central Florida. It won't be televised, but you can listen on WTIC-AM.HonoreesOmar Calhoun: In four years, he has played in 119 games, starting 49, averaging...
Via Hartford Courant - UConn
March 05, 2016

UConn goes up 20, then holds off Tulsa 75-73

STORRS, Conn. (AP) Omar Calhoun tied a season high with 14 points and Connecticut held off Tulsa 75-73 on Saturday after leading by 20 points in the second half. Five Huskies scored in double figures to help UConn to the win, which came less than 48 hours after the Huskies blew a late 12-point lead in a loss at Temple. UConn (18-7, 8-4 American) led by 13 points at the half and...
Via Associated Press
February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Miller scores 18; UConn beats cold-shooting Tulane 60-42

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Shonn Miller scored 18 points and Connecticut rolled to a 60-42 victory over Tulane on Tuesday night. Miller shot 7 of 16 from the floor. Omar Calhoun added 12 points for the Huskies (13-5, 4-2 American), who have won eight of their last ten games. It was the fewest points Connecticut has given up since beating Sacred Heart 92-49 on Dec. 2. Miller scored...
Via Associated Press
January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Notebook: Omar Calhoun Heats Up For Huskies

STORRS — As the rest of his team was heading back to the locker room, Omar Calhoun stayed on the court to get a few more shots."I was making sure I had a feel for my technique," Calhoun said. "You always want to be the last one on the court."You never know when Calhoun, a senior at UConn, is going...
Via Hartford Courant - UConn
December 12, 2015

Uconn Basketball: Looking to the future; Incoming freshman

While Uconn basketball may not have lived up to the standards of past teams this season, next year is already showing signs of promise. With Steven Enoch of St. Thomas More Prep signing a National Letter of Intent last week, two of the country’s top recruits have now committed to play basketball at Uconn next season. Jalen Adams, the no. 33 ranked senior in the country last year...
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

6 UConn Men's Lessons Learned: Omar Calhoun Getting Better All The Time

It's hard to read too much into UConn's 67-60 victory over Central Florida on Thursday night. The Huskies needed to win, and they did. But they also let the opponent get back in the game and hang around until the final minutes, so the end result wasn't impressive enough to say everything's...
Via Hartford Courant - UConn
January 23, 2015

UConn Basketball falls short in Puerto Rico Tip-Off

The returning champion UCONN Huskies Men’s Basketball team got out to a strong start to the 2014-2015 season. The Huskies have 3 wins and only one loss on the season and that only loss came to an undefeated West Virginia team in the finals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. The team did suspend 4 players prior to the game, but the only player that would have played in the final was freshman...
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn suspends four players before Puerto Rico title game

  Connecticut has suspended four players in advance of its matchup with West Virginia in the championship game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. The school announced Sunday that Omar Calhoun, Rakim Lubin and walk-ons Dan Guest, and Marcel Lewis have been suspended due to a violation of team rules. Their status will be re-evaluated following the game and the No. 17 Huskies' return home...
Via Associated Press
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn-Houston Preview

After being held out of the starting lineup for the first time this season, a struggling Omar Calhoun responded with a solid performance. Connecticut also got a stronger effort off the bench from fellow sophomore Phillip Nolan. The 17th-ranked Huskies hope to see similar showings from Calhoun and Nolan in their American Athletic Conference debut Tuesday night in Houston. After...
Via Associated Press
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss

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