Late night in Orlando after UConn got back on track with a 75-55 win at Central Florida. It was an interesting night to be sure at CFE Arena on the UCF campus.
The age old phrase “Defense wins championships” was never more evident that last night at Fifth Third Arena where AAC leader Cincinnati turned up the defensive intensity in the last 22 minutes to edge UConn 63-58.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 31: Trying to figure out sports is sometimes impossible. On New Years Eve, without 2 injured starers, Houston shocked UConn 77-74 in the AAC opener. Then last night, with those two starters back [...]
SUNDAY, JAN 26- What do the hammer and the nail. the Yankees and Red Sox , pre 2004, and UConn and Rutgers in men’s basketball have in common. All are rivalries that aren’t rivalries because [...]
SUNDAY JAN 19- 90 seconds into the second half, Gampel Pavilion might have been as loud as it has been in its 24 year history. Shabazz Napier had drained a three to tie UConn and [...]
SATURDAY 1-18- Game day with the Cardinals is here. UConn and Louisville for the last time (for now) as conference rivals at what I can guarantee will be an ramped up Gampel Pavilion.Any game with [...]
1-1-14, DALLAS: Calendar year 2013 got off to a rough start for the UConn Men’s basketball team but it was nothing compared to the way it ended. 364 days after the heartbreaking overtime loss at [...]
DEC 31,2013- HOUSTON- And so it begins. Not another new year, not for 13 hours at least. But the UConn men’s basketball teams journey into the unknown, that being the American Athletic Conference. It is [...]
FRIDAY- THE DAY AFTER: Once upon a time, in a world far, far away, head coaches were hired, told the assembled media what there plans were for the future and that was that. Now, in [...]
WEDNESDAY, 12-4 … It’s a day and a half later but Monday’s UConn-Florida game at Gampel still resonates, at least with Husky Nation. The scintillating 65-64 win MAY have been the best home game in [...]