Joe D's Notebook: Temple Of Dome, Chapter TwoIt looked for the longest time on Thursday night that the UConn men would get their biggest four game stretch of the season off to a successful start. But then, it changed and in the end, it was a demoralizing 63-58 loss.
Joe D's Notebook: Pirate TreasureFor the first time in a month, the UConn men were back in the friendly confines on Gampel Pavilion on Sunday. And like the last time, the offense was in high gear in an 85-67 win over East Carolina to continue the recent upswing in their play.
Joe D's Notebook: Taming The TigersWhat changed? UConn attacked, attacked, attacked.
The Women's Beat with Bob Joyce: 20 Games In'Dominate' doesn't even describe what the Huskies have done to the conference foes, as they are beating the American by nearly fifty points a game. Why?
Joe D's Notebook: The Return Of The Big FellaThe most significant moment of UConn’s 67-41 demolition of UCF on Sunday came just 3 ½ minutes in. That’s when Amida Brimah returned to action for the first time since December 12th. Whether it was a coincidence or not, lots of the Huskies moving pieces looked better.
Joe D's Notebook: Cats and DogsShockingly, it wasn’t the Huskies who came out victoriously but the Bearcats, taking a 58-57 decision at the XL Center. I just watched a replay of the two plays at the end of the game that drew the ire of Kevin Ollie.
Joe D's Notebook: Handling The HoyasSaturday had an old time feel to it at the XL Center, and like many of those old UConn games in the building, the Huskies emerged victorious, knocking off Georgetown 68-62.
Joe D's Notebook: The Temple Of DoomSo much for momentum.
Joe D's Notebook: Clearing Out The Mind Before Exams
The Women's Beat with Bob Joyce - It's Time for the Irish
The Women's Beat with Bob Joyce - The Windy City and Irish
Joe D's Notebook: The Combo PlatterThis edition of the notebook takes one item from Column A (football) and one item from Column B (basketball), to feed your UConn appetite.