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Former Connecticut forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel was admitted Wednesday into a state drug education program that could leave him without a criminal record.
A judge has granted former Connecticut forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel admission into the state's drug education program.
Former Connecticut forward Jamal Coombs-McDaniel says his recent arrest on drug charges had nothing to do with his decision to transfer from the national champions.
Connecticut swingman Jamal Coombs-McDaniel, who was recently arrested on drug charges, plans to transfer from the national champions, the school said Thursday.
A lei draped around his neck and the Pacific Ocean crashing behind, Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun sat on the dais at the Maui Invitational, joking that not only did not know what to expect from his team, he was still trying to learn their names.
Kemba Walker already has cemented his reputation as one of college basketball's elite players, and the Connecticut guard is ready for a bigger stage as the Sweet 16 begins.
Kemba Walker hit the winning basket on a classic stepback jumper at the buzzer, and No. 21 Connecticut stunned third-ranked Pittsburgh 76-74 in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament on Thursday.
Kemba Walker had the ball at about the free throw line and he was being covered after a switch by a player 9 inches taller than him.
he told The Associated Press that he wanted to apologize to UConn fans and especially his former teammates.
"The team knows I'm sorry, and the coaching staff knows and that's what really matters to me," he said. "If they've accepted it, so should everybody else. I had a good ride at UConn, and I know they are going to have a great season next year."