Huskies Sharp Despite Long Break
Big East: One More Time, With FeelingThe death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.
UConn Women Defeat DePaul In BE QuartersBreanna Stewart scored 21 points to lead a balanced offense and No. 3 Connecticut bounced back from its loss to Notre Dame with a 94-61 win over DePaul in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament Sunday night.
Napier With 28 Points, UConn Over DePaul 81-69Napier scored 28 points, Ryan Boatright and Omar Calhoun added 17 apiece, and Connecticut beat DePaul 81-69 on Saturday night.
Huskies Blow By Blue Demons
Shifting Landscape Of College Athletics Leaves Big East Future UncertainThe Big East --a proud league built on basketball moments like the 1985 Villanova Wildcats stunning conference rival Georgetown in the national championship game --will soon become extinct, even if the name lives on in some unrecognizable form.
UConn Men 80 vs Depaul 54
Auriemma on Hand as DePaul Honors Coach