AP Preview of Fiesta Bowl

Fiesta Bowl Preview Capsule, By The Associated Press SATURDAY No. 25 Connecticut (8-4) vs. No. 9 Oklahoma (11-2), 8:30 p.m. Line: Oklahoma by 16 1-2. Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Oklahoma is looking […]


Todman Hopes to Upgrade His Profile Outside the Big East

By JOHN MARSHALL,  AP College Football Writer SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) _ Once a skinny freshman intimidated by the size of his new teammates at Connecticut, Jordan Todman has developed into one of the nation’s best […]


Oklahoma a Challenge for UConn in First BCS Bowl

By JOHN MARSHALL,  AP College Football Writer SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) _ Connecticut’s football team took a monumental step this season by getting to the Fiesta Bowl, giving the basketball-dominated school something else to cheer about. […]


Bowl-Bound Huskies Tiring of "Up-and-Coming" Label

By PAT EATON-ROBB,  Associated Press STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ The Connecticut football team is growing a bit weary of being labeled an up-and-coming program and underdogs of the bowl season. After three bowl wins and […]


Huskies Fiesta Bowl-Bound, to Face Oklahoma

By JOHN MARSHALL, AP College Football Writer SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) _ Big 12 power Oklahoma will face Big East champion Connecticut in the Fiesta Bowl. The ninth-ranked Sooners wrapped up their seventh Big 12 title […]