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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 […]

03/05/2014

Breanna Stewart vs. Louisville, Feb. 9, 2014. (Stephen Slade/UConn)

Stewart Named AAC Player Of The Week

(Storrs, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – UConn’s Breanna Stewart has been named the American Athletic Conference player of the week for the fourth time this season. The sophomore from Syracuse, New York averaged 21.6 points per game […]

03/05/2014

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Connecticut Gets Past Rutgers 82-71

By: TOM CANAVAN PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP)   Shabazz Napier scored 20 of his 26 points in the second half and Connecticut posted a much-harder-than-expected 82-71 victory over Rutgers on Saturday night. Ryan Boatright added 12 points […]

01/25/2014

Bria Hartley (Courtesy Bob Stowell/UConn)

Hartley’s Big Day Leads UConn Past Rutgers

Bria Hartley scored a career-high 30 points and Breanna Stewart added 23 to lead top-ranked Connecticut to a 94-64 win over No. 23 Rutgers on Sunday.

01/20/2014

Uconn vs, Rutgers 
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UConn Beats Rutgers 28-17 For Second Win Of Season

By: PAT EATON-ROBB EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP)   Casey Cochran threw for 311 yards and two touchdowns and Connecticut beat Rutgers 28-17 on Saturday, in the final conference meeting between the two regional rivals. Max DeLorenzo […]

11/30/2013

Rutgers head football coach Kyle Flood (left) with UConn interim head football coach T.J. Weist, Nov. 30, 2013. (Photo by Bob Stowell/UConn)

Rutgers/UConn Football: The End Of A Rivalry

The annual game between Rutgers and Connecticut had been developing into an entertaining regional rivalry, with seven contests in the last dozen years decided by a touchdown or less.

11/30/2013

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Louisville Preseason Coaches’ Choice To Win AAC

Defending national champion Louisville is the coaches’ preseason pick to win the inaugural American Athletic Conference title in the Cardinals’ lone year in this league

10/16/2013

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

2012 Big East tournament (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

Rutgers coach Mike Rice (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Mike Rice Deserves 4th Season At Rutgers

Building a college basketball program in a high-major conference requires time. It requires patience — especially if the school hasn’t been to the NCAA Tournament since 1991.

03/12/2013

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