UConn Gives Jim Calhoun a New Contract
STORRS, Conn. (AP) – The University of Connecticut says it has a
new contract with basketball coach Jim Calhoun.
The 67-year-old Hall of Famer has won two national championships
at Connecticut and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in
Several off-the-court issues had prompted questions about
Calhoun's future last year, and questions were raised again after
he took a medical leave of absence in January, missing seven games
with an undisclosed condition.
The Huskies (18-16) lost to Virginia Tech in the second round of