The Courant's Dom Amore stopped by to take an early look at the 2019-20 men's basketball season. Who are the projected starters? Which freshmen are already making an impact? What's next on the recruiting menu? You'll hear the answers to all those questions and more.
The Courant's Alex Putterman stops by to break down the UConn football team's performance against Illinois, Jack Zergiotis' promotion to starting quarterback and more. He then answers some Twitter questions from Husky fans.
UConn students Devyn Lowry and Ryan Marsh discuss their roles with the UConn Gaming Club, which has helped bring attention to esports on the Storrs campus. The hope is for this academic year to be the club's best yet, with the goal of hosting a competition at Gampel Pavilion.
Minnesota Lynx rookie forward Napheesa Collier joined the UConn Insider podcast to discuss her relationship with former teammate and fellow WNBA rookie Katie Lou Samuelson, UConn’s move to the Big East, the time Geno Auriemma yelled “PHEEEEEE-SAAAA” loud enough for just about everyone in a sparsely populated gym to hear it, the enduring lessons of playing for him and Chris Dailey, catching up on Marvel movies and more.
College hoops blogger and TV analyst Adam Zagoria joins the show to discuss the impact UConn's move to the Big East is already having on recruiting, the ongoing legal battle with Kevin Ollie, Kemba Walker's fit with the Celtics and more Husky-related topics.
UConn linebacker Eli Thomas joins The Courant's Alex Putterman to discuss all-you-can-eat seafood strategy, his background, his stroke, his recovery and why, despite it all, he has nothing to complain about.
The Shot. 77-74. Bird at the buzzer. UConn teams have been responsible for some iconic victories that need little to no explanation. The Courant's Alex Putterman and Chris Brodeur took turns drafting memorable wins in Husky history.
Now that the UConn baseball team's season is over, it's time to take stock of the players, teams, coaches and moments that defined the year in Husky athletics. The Courant's Alex Putterman and Chris Brodeur hand out superlatives for the best male athlete, female athlete, most improved player, best quote and more.
UConn men's basketball coach Dan Hurley joined The Courant's Dom Amore to discuss his expectations for his second season with the Huskies. Hurley broke down the Huskies' recruiting class, shared his thoughts on some issues affecting college basketball, revealed how he unwinds in the offseason and discussed the possibility of playing against his brother Bobby's Arizona State team some day.
The Courant's Kelli Stacy drops by to break down a busy offseason for the UConn women's basketball team and discuss a tumultuous lead-up to the WNBA season. Then, Dom Amore recaps the UConn baseball team's AAC tournament run and looks ahead at the Huskies' NCAA tourney draw in Oklahoma City.
The Courant's Alex Putterman and Chris Brodeur renew their rivalry with a long-awaited second draft. The topic? UConn men's basketball players. The rules were simple: the guys took turns drafting until each had a full line-up along with one bench player; only players from the Jim Calhoun era and later were considered; and non-UConn resumes were not. This is strictly about what these guys did as Huskies. After you've listened, head over to the UConn Insider Twitter account (@UConn_Insider)...