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Tulsa No Match For Huskies

By PAT EATON-ROBB  Associated Press    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Moriah Jefferson scored 22 points and Morgan Tuck added 21 points and No. 2 UConn routed Tulsa 98-60 on Wednesday in the first meeting between […]

01/07/2015

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This Year’s Craziest Bowl Games

There were some spectacular games, even if the bowls themselves didn’t have any implications. From purely an excitement standpoint, here were the best bowls from the past month…

01/07/2015

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Huskies Undaunted By Slow Start At USF

By FRED GOODALL  AP Sports Writer   TAMPA, Fla. (AP) _ Amida Brimah scored 13 points and Ryan Boatright added 10 as Connecticut shrugged off a slow start to beat South Florida 58-44 on Tuesday […]

01/06/2015

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JOE D’S NOTEBOOK January 5, 2015

We saw the Gutty Gritty Huskies return in a 63-59 win over Florida.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–01/05/2015

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Huskies Tame Lions In Second Half

By PAT EATON-ROBB  Associated Press     BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Rodney Purvis tied a career-high with 21 points to lead UConn over Columbia 80-65 on Monday. Ryan Boatright added 20 and the two guards […]

12/22/2014

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Spieth, Brown Beat Central Connecticut State 67-55

Steven Spieth scored 19 points with a season-high 10 rebounds and Brown won its third straight, 67-55 over Central Connecticut State on Monday.

12/22/2014

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Huskies Sharp Despite Long Break

By PAT EATON-ROBB  Associated Press   BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and No. 2 UConn returned from a 13-day break to rout No. 25 DePaul 98-64 on Friday night. Kia Nurse […]

12/19/2014

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Freshmen Lift Duke Past Huskies

By TOM CANAVAN   AP Sports Writer    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) _ Freshman point guard Tyus Jones scored 21 points, Justise Winslow hit two key baskets late in the game and No. 2 Duke responded […]

12/18/2014

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Most Intriguing Bowl Matchups

All the talk is surrounding the four-team playoff, pitting Alabama against Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl and Oregon versus Florida State in the Rose Bowl. But there are 36 other games to be played. Among those 36, here are the most intriguing ones…

12/17/2014

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JOE D’S NOTEBOOK: The One That Said ‘Duke’

Let’s not kid anyone Husky Nation, when the 14-15 schedule came out, one game drew everyone’s attention. It was the one that said DUKE. Well, it’s time for the Huskies and Blue Devils to renew their rivalry for the first time since November of 2009.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–12/17/2014