Jim Calhoun to have surgery today

UConn men's basketball coach Jim Calhoun will have surgery today.University officials say Calhoun will have surgery on his back to help ease pain caused by

STORRS - UConn men's basketball coach Jim Calhoun will have surgery today.

University officials say Calhoun will have surgery on his back to help ease pain caused by a narrowing spinal column.

The 69-year-old coach hopes to return to the court before The Big East Tournament.

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