By JIM O’CONNELL AP Basketball Writer= HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Since the Big East was formed there were always games that stood out on the conference schedule. One of the best of the rivalries was […]
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Ryan Boatright scored 19 points and Shabazz Napier had 18, including eight in overtime, to lead Connecticut to an 82-79 victory over Providence on Thursday night. Napier and Omar Calhoun hit […]
^By PAT EATON-ROBB= ^Associated Press= STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ DeAndre Daniels had a career-high 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Connecticut routed DePaul 99-78 on Tuesday. Ryan Boatright scored 22 points and Shabazz Napier […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie signed a long-term contract Saturday, then walked onto the court to a standing ovation and watched his team improve to 10-2 with a fourth straight win. “It […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Ryan Boatright scored a career-high 26 points and added nine assists as Connecticut routed Fordham 88-73 Friday night. The Huskies (9-2) used a suffocating defense to force 21 Fordham turnovers while […]
Richard Howell had 13 points and grabbed all 10 of his rebounds in the second half, and C.J. Leslie had 16 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 25 North Carolina State to a 69-65 victory over Connecticut in the second game of the Jimmy V Classic
on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.
By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Ryan Boatright scored 19 points and Connecticut avoided an upset Thursday, holding off New Hampshire 61-53 in a game that was close most of the way. […]
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) _ Shabazz Napier scored all 16 of his points in the final 10 minutes and Ryan Boatright also scored 16 to lead No. 23 Connecticut to a 77-71 victory […]
Kevin Ollie wants his Connecticut teams to be known for effort and defense. So far, the Huskies are buying into their new coach’s philosophy.
Ryan Boatright realized after just a few minutes that playing for Connecticut under Kevin Ollie was going to be a bit different than playing for Jim Calhoun.