Ryan Boatright had 19 points, Daniel Hamilton added 15, and No. 17 Connecticut held off College of Charleston 65-57 in the first round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Thursday.
Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies’ 47-game winning streak Monday night.
Defending national champion UConn has announced the signing of two recruits, including another guard from Roxbury, Massachusetts.
UConn remains ranked number 17, in the AP men’s basketball poll.
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 30 points, making a career-high 10 3-pointers, and No. 1 Connecticut cruised to its 47th straight win with a 102-43 rout of UC Davis in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
Ryan Boatright scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds as No. 17 UConn opened up defense of its national championship with a 66-53 win over Bryant University on Friday night.
UConn’s Rodney Purvis will miss the basketball season opener Friday against Bryant University.
As UConn athletics continue to bring national headlines to Storrs, the hockey team inspires a look back at the biggest wins other sports have had.
Geno Auriemma is beginning his 30th season in charge of Connecticut and doesn’t plan on retiring anytime soon.
Playing its first season in one of the nation’s premier college hockey conferences, Connecticut stunned No. 3 Boston College 1-0 in front of more than 8,000 fans who turned out for the team’s home opener at the XL Center.