Huskies Get By Crimson

Associated Press

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ DeAndre Daniels scored a career-high 23
points and Connecticut beat Harvard 57-49 on Friday.

Ryan Boatright added 16 points for the Huskies (7-2) who were
coming off a four-point loss to No. 25 North Carolina State earlier
in the week.

Wesley Saunders had 14 points and Steve Moundou-Missi added 10
for Harvard (4-4).

Harvard trailed by three at halftime and was down just 33-32
after a layup by Saunders early in the second half.

But the Huskies went on a 13-2 run over the next 71/2 minutes and
stretched that lead to 12. An alley-oop from Shabazz Napier to
Niels Giffey made it 46-34 and brought the crowd to their feet, and
UConn was able to keep Harvard at arm’s length the rest of the way.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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