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JOE D’S NOTEBOOK

HALLOWEEN- The time for tricks and treats will be over by the time that UConn and UCF face off at what could be a soggy Rentschler Field on Saturday afternoon. Yes, that’s right, UConn football […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–10/31/2014

Kevin Ollie (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Preseason Poll Puts Wildcats #1 (And #2) Defending Champion Huskies #17

The defending national champion UConn Huskies are ranked 17th in the preseason college basketball poll. The Kentucky Wildcats are on top, with the Arizona Wildcats chosen second.

10/31/2014

UConn vs Notre Dame (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Huskies, Stewart Top AAC Preseason Picks

The National Champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team is the preseason choice of conference coaches to top the American Athetic Conference, with 100 points. Huskies forward Breanna Stewart is the preseason player of the year.

10/30/2014

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Huskies Preseason AAC Basketball Favorite

Defending national champion UConn has been picked by coaches in the American Athletic Conference as a preseason favorite to edge out SMU for the league title.

10/29/2014

Kevin Ollie on the Jumbotron at AT&T Stadium after UConn Huskies defeat of Kentucky (Suzanne McDonald/WTIC Photo)

This Year, The Huskies Are The Hunted

Defending national champion UConn goes from playing with a chip on its shoulder to a target on its back.

10/28/2014

GREENVILLE, NC - OCTOBER 23:  Trevon Brown #88 of the East Carolina Pirates drops a pass in the end zone as Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during a game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Senior Captain Jones’ Career Over After Injury

Connecticut cornerback Byron Jones will undergo surgery on his left shoulder and miss the remainder of the season.

10/25/2014

GREENVILLE, NC - OCTOBER 23:  Trevon Brown #88 of the East Carolina Pirates drops a pass in the end zone as Byron Jones #16 of the Connecticut Huskies defends during a game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on October 23, 2014 in Greenville, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Huskies Fall Short In Best Effort Of 2014

Shane Carden threw for a season-high 445 yards, Breon Allen ran for two touchdowns and No. 18 East Carolina pulled away to beat Connecticut 31-21 on Thursday night.

10/24/2014

Wide receiver Isaiah Jones #7 of the East Carolina Pirates looks for additional yards after a reception in the first half against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Lane Stadium on September 13, 2014 in Blacksburg, Virginia. East Carolina defeated Virginia Tech 28-21.  (Photo by Michael Shroyer/Getty Images)

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK – UConn vs East Carolina

It’s back to work tonight for the UConn football team and what a challenge it is. The Huskies will head into the most hostile environment they will face all season at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium against the best team they will face in the Pirates of East Carolina University.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–10/23/2014

UConn Parade (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

UConn Opens Season, Unveils Dual-Title Banners

UConn celebrated a bit more than usual during its annual First Night event Friday, which traditionally marks the start of the new college basketball season.

10/18/2014

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