Niels Giffey

Basketball (Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Huskies End Home Schedule on High Note

By PAT EATON-ROBB  Associated Press    STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Shabazz Napier scored 26 points in his final home game, leading 19th-ranked UConn to a 69-63 win over Rutgers on Wednesday night. The senior guard […]


Omar Calhoun vs. Detroit, Nov. 14, 2013. (Courtesy Stephen Slade/UConn)

UConn Routs Detroit 101-55 In 2K Sports Classic

Omar Calhoun led six UConn players in double figures with 17 points and the Huskies routed Detroit 101-55 in the opening round of the 2K Sports Classic.


NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08: Omar Calhoun #21 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates with Shabazz Napier #13 after scoring a basket against the Maryland Terrapins at Barclays Center on November 8, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Huskies defeat the Terrapins 78-77. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Huskies Hold On

Shabazz Napier scored 18 points, Niels Giffey had 13 and No. 18 Connecticut survived Maryland’s second-half surge in a 78-77 victory Friday night.