10:23 PM EST, Mon February 20, 2017
Hartford Courant 7 hours ago

UConn's Jalen Adams Earns AAC Player Of Week For First Time

After leading the UConn men's basketball team to two impressive wins - over Memphis and Temple - sophomore Jalen Adams earned AAC player of the week honors for the first time in his career. Here's the release from the conference:AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEKJalen Adams · So. ·...
Hartford Courant 10 hours ago

UConn Men: Heart-Stopping Huskies Bringing Fun Back To Season

Take everything you saw in UConn's win over Memphis and make it a double.The Huskies' victory at Temple on Sunday was almost a carbon copy, falling behind, surging back close, falling back again, surging back and not getting over the top until the very end. To any who said, "I'd like to see them...
Hartford Courant Feb 19, 2017

Adams Maturing, Learning As He Leads UConn On Court

As a freshman, Jalen Adams may have been too full of himself.As a sophomore, Adams is something much fuller."He is an empty cup," Kevin Ollie said after UConn dramatically scored its seventh victory in eight games.Again, the Huskies fell behind Sunday. Again, the Huskies charged back. This time...
Hartford Courant Feb 19, 2017

Purvis (18 Points) Hits Some Big Threes In Victory

Jalen Adams made the winning shot, and got the well-deserved accolades. But UConn would not have been able to stay close enough to Temple for it to matter if Rodney Purvis didn't get hotat the right time. Purvis went 3-for-4 on three-point shots in the second half to keep the Huskies in the game....
Hartford Courant Feb 19, 2017

Jalen Adams Drives It Home For UConn In Final Seconds At Temple

The Huskies brought their desire down the turnpike. They brought their shot-making. And they brought this flare for the dramatic they have suddenly developed. Jalen Adams drove the lane and laid the ball in, with a tricky spin move, with 2.9 seconds left to lift UConn to a 64-63 victory at Temple...
Hartford Courant Feb 17, 2017

Homecoming For UConn Football Assistants Terry Richardson, Corey Edsall

Terry Richardson and Corey Edsall returned home recently as members of Randy Edsall's UConn coaching staff, and "home" has slightly different meanings to each. Richardson, an assistant coach for all 12 years of Edsall's first stint as Huskies coach in 1999-2010, grew up professionally in the meeting...
Hartford Courant Feb 17, 2017

UConn Men: Finally, A Comeback With Happy Ending

Many times over the past couple of years, the Huskies have fallen hopelessly behind and then staged a comeback, only to fall short.One of these times, they were bound to fight their way all the way back, get over the top and win. The vibes in the XL Center must've suggested Thursday could be the...
Hartford Courant Feb 17, 2017

Jeff Jacobs: UConn Regains That Winning Feeling

They are a winning basketball team. Yes, it took them until two days past Valentine's Day. Yes, it took them 25 games. For a program that has won four national championships, yes, it is a modest boast. Still, the UConn Huskies are a winning basketball team. Here are two questions, back in October...
Hartford Courant Feb 16, 2017

UConn Defeats Memphis 65-62 With Furious Comeback

We may never know how good these Huskies are, and we certainly will not know how good they might have been if injuries had not altered the season. And, as with all young teams, they will make you wonder about their basketball IQ. But there is no longer a reason to question the heart of the UConn...
Hartford Courant Feb 15, 2017

UConn Men Have Improved, Memphis Coach Tubby Smith Has Noticed

STORRS — The UConn men's basketball season reached the low point at Memphis on Jan. 5. The Huskies tried 20 three-point shots, made only four and fell 20 points behind before losing 70-61After the game, coach Kevin Ollie spent about 30 minutes in the locker room with his players, and when he came...
Hartford Courant Feb 14, 2017

UConn Men's Insider: Vic Cegles Has An Agenda

When Vic Cegles left Long Beach State to become UConn's deputy athletic director, he also took over as administrator for men's basketball. And from his predecessor, Paul McCarthy, he inherited the delicate balancing act that is schedule-making for the Huskies. "We're one of the few schools where...
Hartford Courant Feb 14, 2017

What They Are Saying, Writing, Tweeting About Geno & Co.

The UConn women's basketball team defeated South Carolina Monday night at Gampel Pavilion for its 100th consecutive victory. Here's a sampling of what's being written around the country about Geno Auriemma and the Huskies. Si.com (Richard Deitsch) … It has been 820 days since UConn lost (821 if...
Hartford Courant Feb 13, 2017

Keys To UConn's 100th Victory

Keys to the victory:Gabby Williams: With 26 points and 14 rebounds, she was the game's all-around best player. She made 10 of 19 shots and played all 40 minutes. Final sequence of first half: The Huskies trailed a tight game for much of the second quarter, but went to the locker room with a six-point...
Hartford Courant Feb 12, 2017

UConn Men: Huskies Hang On, Edging Back Into This Of AAC

Put this one in the old, "conference-wins-on-the-road-are-hard-to-get" folder.It's a thick folder, as every year teams stumble late in the season against determined visitors in their home building, and with Central Florida in the beginnings of resurgence under Johnny Dawkins, the CFE Arena has...
Hartford Courant Feb 11, 2017

UConn Builds Big Lead, Holds Off UCF

Sometimes, you just have to hang on, and get out of town with a win and be happy with it.That was UConn's deal on Saturday. The Huskies played beautifully for most of the game, then were staggered and finally hung on to win at Central Florida 66-63 Saturday in American Athletic Conference men's...

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