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The Stan Simpson Show – The firing of Kevin Ollie

FOX 61 - 17 Mar 2018
After six years - including a national championship and two consecutive losing seasons - UConn has fired Kevin Ollie. But the way the university is handling the ouster is highly questionable. UConn says it is terminating Ollie for “cause”; which means ...
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OP-ED | Who Should Replace Kevin Ollie? Nobody

CT News Junkie - 15 Mar 2018
The Kevin Ollie firing rankles for a whole bunch of reasons, not the least of which is that the university, and by extension everybody in Connecticut, will be on the hook for the remaining $10 million of his salary. Ollie was supposedly fired “for ...
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Kevin Ollie, union, contesting UConn's reasoning for firing

ESPN - 11 Mar 2018
Ollie said he intends to dispute the university's decision, which athletic director David Benedict called "unfortunate" but "necessary" in a Saturday release. UConn announced that it had "initiated disciplinary procedures" and moved toward terminating ...
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Kevin Ollie Fired As Head Coach at UConn

Sports Illustrated - 10 Mar 2018
UConn has parted ways with men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie following a second consecutive losing season. You May Like. Tags. uconn · kevin ollie · kevin ollie fired · UConn fires Kevin Ollie · college basketball · ncaa investigation · NCAA probe ...
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The Kevin Ollie Watch Begins; UConn Coach's Future Up In Air

Hartford Courant - 08 Mar 2018
Two of UConn's top players voiced their support for Ollie in the aftermath of this season: “I definitely stand for him and I think he's a great coach,” Jalen Adams said. “He knows what he is doing, he's drawing up good plays and I definitely think he ...
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UConn fires basketball coach Kevin Ollie

SFGate - 10 Mar 2018
UConn fires basketball coach Kevin Ollie. Updated 7:39 am, Saturday, March 10, 2018. STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn fires basketball coach Kevin Ollie. Sponsored Links Sponsored Links · Promoted Links Promoted Links · Energy Bill Cruncher Solar Quotes ...
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Colin McEnroe: Raphael Chillious UConn's Best Coaching Bet

Hartford Courant - 15 Mar 2018
UConn's solution has been to announce that they are firing Ollie “for just cause,” which means he somehow violated his contract. The basketball program is under investigation for improper summer workouts and possible recruiting violations. This is a ...
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Dan Hurley Still Tops List Of Veteran Coaches In UConn's Search

Hartford Courant - 15 Mar 2018
Hurley, Crean, Matta and Martin, in that order, were said to be on athletic director David Benedict's short list when he decided to fire Kevin Ollie on Saturday, or more specifically initiated the procedure to terminate Ollie's employment for just ...
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Union set to defend Kevin Ollie over firing by UConn

CT Post - 12 Mar 2018
Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie during the first half an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Storrs, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill). Photo: Jessica Hill, Associated Press. Image 2 of 50. Kevin Ollie playing basketball in high ...
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Will UConn fire Kevin Ollie, bring back Jim Calhoun?

Metro US - 09 Mar 2018
Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun, who was replaced by Ollie in 2012, has been itching to get back into the coaching game for the past several years and could offer Benedict a short-term replacement that would surely get the thumbs up from aggravated ...

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