Cincinnati beats Connecticut in Calhoun's return - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Cincinnati beats Connecticut in Calhoun's return

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Lance Stephenson scored 14 points as Cincinnati beat Connecticut 60-48 on Saturday, spoiling the return of Huskies coach Jim Calhoun from a 3½-week leave of absence.

 Ibrahima Thomas and Deonta Vaughn each added 10 points and Thomas had 11 rebounds for the Bearcats (15-9, 6-6 Big East), who won for the first time in three games, and kept their NCAA tournament hopes alive.

Kemba Walker had 14 points for the Huskies (14-11, 4-8), who were 3-4 while Calhoun was out with an undisclosed medical condition, and have lost five of their last six.

Cincinnati outrebounded UConn 46-32 and had 19 offensive boards.

 Calhoun received a standing ovation as he walked onto the XL Center court for pregame warmups, and another when he was introduced to the crowd, which booed the Huskies in the second half.

 (Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:48 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:33:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

    Full Story >

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

    Full Story >
  • Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Colorado husband arrested in deaths of wife, 2 little girls

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:32:43 GMT
    The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

    Full Story >

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

    Full Story >
  • US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:38:10 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:28:48 GMT
    President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for Sen. John McCain after giving a speech that didn't reference the ailing senator once. (Source: CNN)

    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".

    Full Story >

    America's newsrooms are pushing back at President Donald Trump's demonizing of the news media as the "enemy of the people".

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly