Huskies move on after loss of Cochran

STORRS – If you’ve given any thought to the UConn quarterback situation in the last day or two, perhaps you’ve come to the conclusion that the Huskies are in a jam – but it could be a lot worse. Chandler Whitmer reminded us of that at Tuesday’s football press conference. “We’ve talked about how interesting […]

Strain developing between UConn’s Diaco and local media

STORRS – Yesterday was all about the decision. Today will be about the presentation. I’ve been covering college football since 1977. I’ve covered teams from the Big Eight, the Big 12, the ACC, the Big East, and the American Athletic Conference. I’ve been to the Orange Bowl, the Sugar Bowl, the Fiesta Bowl and the […]

Does UConn have a starting QB yet?

Is today the day UConn football coach Bob Diaco names his starting quarterback? Could be. The world should find out if the decision has been made late this afternoon or early this evening when Diaco meets with reporters after the first media availability in a week. Diaco has said since April that he wanted to […]

Huskies need QB to take control – and soon

To UConn football fans, it certainly must sound like a broken record (if anyone out there actually remembers vinyl albums).   The Huskies open preseason camp Saturday without a starter at quarterback. It’s a situation that has become an unintended tradition at UConn in recent years.   “I don’t feel like it’s a situation,” first-year […]