Connecticut Huskies’ Jim Calhoun undergoes surgery for spinal condition

Jim Calhoun, Connecticut’s head basketball coach, underwent surgery for his spinal condition.

“I am very fortunate to have been treated by three of the very best surgeons,” Calhoun said in a statement. “My heartfelt thanks to them and the entire Beth Israel community, who have made every effort to ensure my stay is as comfortable as possible. Lastly, thank you to the people across Connecticut and beyond who have reached out to offer their support.

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Jim Calhoun of Connecticut Huskies plans to return next Saturday, source says – ESPN

Jim Calhoun plans to return to the bench next Saturday against the Pittsburgh Panthers.

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University of Connecticut Huskies coach Jim Calhoun to get surgery to help with lower back

Jim Calhoun continues to have issues with his health. It makes you wonder just how long he plans on coaching basketball.

“I’m glad we have finally determined the best course of treatment to deal with the problem,” Calhoun said in a statement. “I’m looking forward to having the procedure done, hopefully recovering as quickly as possible, and putting it all in the past.”

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Jim Calhoun of UConn Huskies extends medical leave for at least next 3 games

Connecticut’s Jim Calhoun will extend his medical leave of absence for at least the next three games.

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