Connecticut cornerback Byron Jones will undergo surgery on his left shoulder and miss the remainder of the season.
Shane Carden threw for a season-high 445 yards, Breon Allen ran for two touchdowns and No. 18 East Carolina pulled away to beat Connecticut 31-21 on Thursday night.
Mike White passed for 113 yards and a touchdown in the rain, leading South Florida to a 17-14 victory over Connecticut on Friday night.
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Taysom Hill threw three touchdown passes and ran for two scores to help BYU beat UConn 35-10 on Friday night, spoiling Huskies coach Bob Diaco’s debut.
First-time head coach Bob Diaco takes over a UConn a program that is coming off consecutive three-win seasons and was left without a seat in the five power conferences after the demise of the Big East.
University of Connecticut running back Lyle McCombs of Staten Island, N.Y., is no longer a member of the UConn football team, but will remain enrolled at the University through the end of the summer term in order to earn his undergraduate degree.
UConn’s football program is offering a clinic to teach its female fans more about the game.
Bob Diaco, six months in to his new program, is more than ready to face this challenge head-on, with a focus on his players and eliminating what he calls the “Losing Culture” of UConn’s team.