Following UConn’s upset win over Michigan State on Sunday, the Huskies’ official Twitter account took a jab at President Obama – who had picked the MSU Spartans to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
Kentucky, the preseason No. 1 that entered the Big Dance unranked, has reached the Final Four as an eight seed. The Wildcats will face Wisconsin, which upset top seed Arizona in a thriller.
By RACHEL COHEN AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ DeAndre Daniels scored 27 points, 19 in the second half, and UConn held off Iowa State 81-76 on Friday to reach the East Regional […]
The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced Wednesday their picks for All-Americans. UConn’s Shabazz Napier made the first team. First Team Nick Johnson, junior, g, Arizona Doug McDermott, senior, f, Creighton Shabazz Napier, senior g, […]
By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) _ With Jim Calhoun watching from the stands, Shabazz Napier capped Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie’s first NCAA tournament appearance with a win. Shaking off a 23-foot […]
Among his fellow Connecticut Huskies, he ranks second in scoring, rebounding, and blocks. Playing alongside Shabazz Napier, he can go unnoticed.
Shabazz Napier hit a free throw with 11.1 seconds left as No. 21 Connecticut held off 13th-ranked Cincinnati 58-56 Friday night to advance to the American Athletic Conference tournament final.
UConn senior Shabazz Napier is the AAC conference Player of the Year.
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 […]
Shabazz Napier won a national championship as a freshman at UConn, and then decided to stick with the program despite academic sanctions, a coaching change and the lure of the NBA.