UConn men's basketball beat writer
Stories By David Borges
Isaiah Wong nearly committed to UConn men's basketball team in 2018: 'We tried hard'The UConn men's basketball staff tried "really hard" to get a commitment from Isaiah Wong four years ago. He chose Miami instead. David Borges
UConn men's basketball junior Andre Jackson Jr.'s value goes beyond numbers: 'My favorite teammate ever'Andre Jackson Jr., a leader, captain and great teammate, has value that goes far beyond any statistics or individual awards. David Borges
Jalen Gaffney on leaving UConn and the Final Four: 'Needed a change of scenery'Former UConn men's basketball player Jalen Gaffney is also at the Final Four with upstart Florida Atlantic. David Borges
UConn Men's Basketball March 29, 2023Through airports and practices, UConn men's basketball carries trophy cardboard cutout
UConn Men's Basketball March 28, 2023UConn men's basketball is rolling right now. Can it avoid past mistakes?
UConn Men's Basketball March 28, 2023UConn men's basketball players glad to see ex-Husky Jalen Gaffney in Final Four: 'Happy for Gaff Gaff'
UConn Men's Basketball March 26, 2023How UConn men's basketball matches up with Final Four opponent Miami
UConn Men's Basketball March 26, 2023UConn men's trip to Las Vegas becomes 'revenge tour' for Joey Calcaterra in NCAA Tournament
UConn Men's Basketball March 25, 2023UConn men's basketball team returns to Final Four: 'What a performance by the boys'
UConn men's basketball's Adama Sanogo vs. Gonzaga's Drew Timme, an Elite Eight heavyweight boutAdama Sanogo vs. Drew Timme will be the headline bout in the middle in Saturday's Elite Eight battle between UConn and Gonzaga. David Borges
No. 4 UConn men's basketball vs. No. 3 Gonzaga: Time, TV and what you need to knowAdama Sanogo vs. Drew Timme takes center stage in a battle of big men in an Elite Eight battle on Saturday night. David Borges
Dan Hurley's brother Bobby watches UConn advance to Elite Eight: 'It's a special relationship'Dan Hurley's older brother, Bobby, the head coach at Arizona State and former Duke star, was there for UConn's Sweet 16 romp over Arkansas. David Borges
UConn Men's Basketball March 23, 2023UConn men's basketball rolls past Arkansas, advances to Elite 8: 'Exactly where we thought we'd be'
As UConn men's basketball team rolls, Samson Johnson can only be patient: 'It's part of the journey'UConn's Samson Johnson had his sophomore season derailed by a foot injury, but he's staying patient, and helping his teammates however he can. David Borges
UConn men's basketball team forced to switch its Las Vegas hotel due to poor room conditionsPoor conditions in several rooms led the UConn men's basketball team to leave the Luxor Hotel & Casino for another hotel on Tuesday night. David Borges
UConn men's basketball, Arkansas are two tough, talented teams built in very different waysUConn's Dan Hurley prefers recruiting high-level high school talent, Arkansas' Eric Musselman has mastered the transfer portal. They meet on Thursday. David Borges
No. 4 UConn men's basketball vs No. 8 Arkansas in Sweet 16: Time, TV and what you need to knowBoth teams like to run. Both teams have energetic head coaches. UConn-Arkansas could be "the most exciting match-up of the Sweet 16." David Borges
UConn Men's Basketball March 21, 2023Can UConn men's basketball's Jordan Hawkins find shooting consistency in Sweet 16? 'I'll be better'
UConn Men's Basketball March 20, 2023How Dan Hurley has evolved as UConn men's basketball coach: 'He's constantly trying to improve'
UConn Men's Basketball March 19, 2023UConn men's basketball team punches ticket for Sweet 16 with win over Saint Mary's: 'Thrilled to be going to Vegas'