Tag Archives: Jim Calhoun

Bruce Pearl

HOWARD MEGDAL: The fall of Bruce Pearl has two components to it, and their combination will make it difficult for him to resurrect his career.

CHRIS PUMMER: If Pearl wants to work again, he will. And you might even be surprised at how far he hasn’t fallen in the coaching world. Continue reading

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UConn Basketball: Twilight?

JON DALY: I spent a Lost Semester in Storrs and was a fan of the team before that; I remember when they played at the Field House and Dom Perno was the coach. Jim Calhoun put that team on the map. They made three Final Four appearances; bringing home the title twice. 22 of his players went on to the NBA including ten who were active in ’09-’10.

HOWARD MEGDAL: It simply may be that Connecticut basketball doesn’t have enough horsepower to weather this particular series of setbacks. Continue reading

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