UConn's Jim Calhoun retires

Updated: September 13, 2012, 2:26 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun announced his retirement Thursday.

Calhoun, who coached the Huskies to three national titles, will be replaced by assistant coach Kevin Ollie. Ollie begins his tenure as UConn's coach with a one-year, $625,000 contract that runs through April 4, 2013.

"I always said that I would know when it was time, whenever that might be," Calhoun said Thursday in a statement released by the university. "The hip injury really didn't enter into the decision, except that ...

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