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Ryan Boatright celebrates after sinking a 3 at the buzzer to beat Cincinnati 57-54 in the AAC tourney quarterfinals.  Photo courtesy of Stephen Slade

Boatright’s Buzzer-Beater Leads UConn Over Cincinnati 57-54

By: Pat Eaton-Robb Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  Ryan Boatright hit a step back 3-pointer with two-tenths of a second on the clock Friday to keep defending national champion UConn’s NCAA Tournament hopes alive with […]

03/13/2015

Connecticut v Cincinnati

Joe D’s Notebook: The Quarterfinals of the AAC Tournament

FRIDAY-3-13-15 Technical issues have precluded me from posting before this but it’s good to be back on the blog. And a good time coming off UConn’s easy win in game one of the AAC tournament, […]

03/13/2015

Ryan Boatright cheers on his teammates during Uconn's 69-43 victory over USF in 1st round of AAC tournament.  Photo courtesy of Stephen Slade

UConn Beats USF 69-43 in First Round of AAC Tourney

By: Pat Eaton-Robb Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)  Daniel Hamilton picked up his award as the American Athletic Conference rookie of the year Thursday afternoon, then lifted UConn to a first-round victory in the conference […]

03/12/2015

UConn's Daniel Hamilton on the line against Temple. Photo courtesy of Robert W Stowell Jr. ‏

UCONN’s Hamilton Rookie Of The Year In AAC ; SMU Guard Named Player Of The Year

SMU guard Nic Moore, who led the Mustangs to the American Athletic Conference regular-season title, has been named the conference’s player of the year.

03/12/2015

AAC 2015 tournament logo

Brimah AAC’s Defensive Player Of The Year

UConn’s Amida Brimah has been chosen Defensive Player of the Year by the head coaches of the American Athletic Conference.

03/11/2015

Photo Credit:  Bob Stowell

AAC Tournament Champions

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — UConn beat South Florida by 14 points in the American Athletic Conference final, a victory that for the Huskies could be considered a squeaker. UConn has never lost an AAC regular-season […]

03/10/2015

(Robert Stowell/UConn Photo)

UConn Women Advance to AAC Tournament Championship Game

By PAT EATON-ROBB,  Associated Press UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ UConn added to its long list of blowouts in the American Athletic Conference, jumping out 40-point lead in the first half and cruising to a 50-point […]

03/08/2015

UConn's Daniel Hamilton on the line against Temple. Photo courtesy of Robert W Stowell Jr. ‏

UConn Closes Season With Loss To Temple

The defending national-champion UConn Huskies (17-13, 10-8), likely will have to win the AAC conference tournament to even make the NCAA tournament this season.

03/07/2015

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis , UConn (Courtesy Robert Stowell/UConn)

Huskies Advance At AAC Tournament With Defeat Of Bearcats

Top-ranked UConn cruised past Cincinnati 93-34 in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference women’s tournament.

03/07/2015

Breanna Stewart  (Photo Courtesy Robert Stowell Jr./UConn)

UConn Sweeps Major Awards In AAC

UConn, which dominated the American Athletic Conference on the court, has also swept the conference’s major women’s basketball awards.

03/06/2015