Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.


Shabazz Napier of the Connecticut Huskies goes up for a shot as Dorian Finney-Smith of the Florida Gators defends during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal. (Photo by Chris Steppig-Pool/Getty Images)

Daniels Sparks UConn To 63-53 Upset Of Florida

DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.


Shabazz Napier #13 and the Connecticut Huskies celebrate with the trophy after defeating the Michigan State Spartans to win the East Regional Final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 30, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays Off

The Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.


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.


Bishop Sankey #25 of the Washington Huskies is tackled by Robert Mullins #37 of the California Golden Bears at California Memorial Stadium on November 2, 2012 in Berkeley, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cal, Washington To Both Honor Fallen Former Husky Coach

More than 20 years after he last coached a game, this week for Washington is all about Don James.


Justin Cobbs #1 and Robert Thurman #34 of the Cal Golden Bears walk off the court during a timeout. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Cal Bears Overcome Drought To Hold Off Cougars 67-54

Tyrone Wallace scored a season-high 16 points, Justin Cobbs made six free throws in the final two minutes and California overcame a sloppy offensive performance to beat Washington State 67-54 on Saturday.


Desmond Trufant #6 of the Washington Huskies gets called for a face mask on Chris Owusu #81 of the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on October 22, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Stanford Runs Wild In 65-21 Win Over Washington

Stepfan Taylor, Tyler Gaffney and Anthony Wilkerson powered seventh-ranked Stanford to a school-record 446 yards rushing to blow past No. 22 Washington 65-21 on Saturday night.



Washington Hangs On For 31-23 Victory Over Cal

Keith Price threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Chris Polk added a touchdown on the ground as Washington knocked off California 31-23 to get off to their best start in six years.


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Thomas’ 22 Leads Washington Past Stanford 87-76

Isaiah Thomas scored 14 of his 22 points in the final three minutes of the first half, Venoy Overton had his best game of the season with 14 off the bench, and Washington beat Stanford 87-76 on Saturday night.

CBS San Francisco–02/12/2011

Stanford Beats UConn

UConn Win Streak Stops At Stanford

The Stanford women’s basketball team upset No. 1-ranked UConn 71-59 Thursday at Maples Pavilion, ending the Huskies NCAA-record 90-game winning streak.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/30/2010