NAACP Chapter Calls on UConn Administration to 'Apply the Proper Justice' After Students Filmed Shouting N-Word
The NAACP UConn chapter also demanded the Delta Epsilon Psi fraternity be disbanded after two members allegedly called a student a racial slur during an off-campus party.One of the incidents was reported to the Connecticut State Police and allegedly involved two Delta Epsilon Psi members who were accused of calling a student a racial slur at an off-campus party October 12. Another incident, which was caught on camera October 11, showed three male students walking through the parking lot of the Charter Oak Apartments, which is on-campus student housing, screaming the N-word.
Continue reading the main story. COLLEGE BASKETBALL. UConn Loses Ralph to Injury . Less than six months after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery, Shea Ralph, projected as a key player for the 1997-98 Connecticut women's basketball team, has been lost for the season after reinjuring
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STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn says forward Batouly Camara will have knee surgery Monday and will miss the start of the season for the fifth-ranked Huskies.
2 Arrested In Connection With Racially Charged Video At UConn
University of Connecticut students have been charged in connection with a racially insensitive video, officials said..Arrest reports show that the two 21-year-old students — Jarred Mitchell Karal, of Plainville and Ryan Gilman Mucaj, of Granby, were charged with ridicule based on creed, religion, color, denomination, nationality or race. They are due in court on Oct. 30, according to reports.
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The 6-foot-2 transfer from Kentucky played in 25 games last season, missing time with a sprain in her right knee.
Coach Geno Auriemma, speaking after the Huskies 103-40 exhibition win Sunday over Division II Jefferson University, said issues with that knee have made it impossible for Camara to practice and doctors planned to go in and clean it out. He said he did not know how much time she would miss.
The news comes two days after UConn learned that Tennessee transfer Evina Westbrook had been denied a waiver by the NCAA that would have allowed the 6-foot guard to play for UConn this season.
Auriemma said he's still hoping to have that decision overturned on appeal and called on Tennessee Athletic Director Phillip Fulmer to take a more active role in supporting the transfer.
Freshman James Bouknight charged in on-campus vehicular incident
For the third season in a row, UConn is looking at possible discipline for a key player just before the start of the season. Freshman James Bouknight has been charged by campus police with evading responsibility, interfering with a police officer, travling too fast for conditions and operating a motor vehicle without a license, following an on-campus vehicular incident that occored on Sept. 27. Bouknight is scheduled to app[ear in court on Oct. 29.
Sue Bird, University of Connecticut women's basketball player , discusses injury to anterior cruciate ligament in her left knee that will force her to miss her freshman season (M). It was just as aggravating for UConn , which lost a critical player to injury for the fourth time in the last three years.
As UConn prepares for the season, Chong has an opportunity to seize playing time . Chong could be an important player . UConn has an experienced guard in Kia Nurse, a two-year starter. But her playing time diminished (12.4 minutes per game) and she averaged just 3.7 points, losing the But she was slowed by an IT band injury and never found herself. She played a total of nine minutes in
He noted that Fulmer was unhappy Saturday after Tennessee men's player Uros Plavsic was denied a similar waiver request.
"I'm glad to see that Phil and I agree that everything should be done for the welfare of the student athlete," he said.
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'This time, I mean it': Auriemma says things aren't going to be easy this season .
UConn coach Geno Auriemma told a group of reporters the same thing he's said, on and off, for the last few years. “It’s not going to be easy.”Yeah right, most people outside the program may think, pointing to UConn’s 12-straight Final Four as evidence that Auriemma has always gotten his teams just where they need to be by the end of the season.This time, Auriemma insists it’s different.“Maybe because I’ve said this for so many years and it didn’t come true then nobody believes me, but this is not gonna be easy,” Auriemma said. “This time I mean it, it’s not gonna be easy. Which is good. It’s not supposed to be.