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UConn's Jim Calhoun retires

Updated: September 16, 2012, 11:02 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

STORRS, Conn. -- As Jim Calhoun stood in his office at Gampel Pavilion, waiting for his final news conference as Connecticut's basketball coach, Pat Calhoun turned to her husband and gave him one final piece of advice.

"Don't change your mind," she said.

Calhoun had stayed on at UConn through cancer and a recruiting scandal. He refused to retire after winning a third national championship in 2011 because he didn't want a new coach to serve his NCAA suspension. He came back again ...

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