Monthly Archives: March 2013

Olander arrested

Another arrest for a UConn big man. This time it’s Tyler Olander. The junior out of E.O. Smith was arrested early Thursday morning (2 a.m.) by Bay County Sheriff’s officers for trespassing. Olander is apparently on spring break in Panama … Continue reading

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UConn forever

We spent a few minutes on the phone with UConn coach Kevin Ollie this afternoon. Plenty of snow so no trip to Storrs this afternoon. The Huskies take on Providence Saturday in Gampel. Anyway, here are a few of the … Continue reading

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And then there were three (straight losses)

The Huskies are limping (literally, in some cases) to a plane right now. UConn is trying to get out of Tampa following its 65-51 loss to USF Wednesday night. It was easily the Huskies’ worst loss of the year _ … Continue reading

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Giffey’s season over

University of Connecticut forward Niels Giffey will miss the team’s final two games this season because of the broken finger he suffered Saturday in a loss to Cincinnati. Giffey suffered a fracture of his right index finger with just over … Continue reading

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Without Napier, an L in Cincy

A few quick reactions from UConn’s 61-56 loss to Cincinnati on Saturday. Without Shabazz Napier (foot) the Huskies played OK at times but faltered down the stretch. UConn coach Kevin Ollie was pretty frustrated after the loss. And he didn’t … Continue reading

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Napier is out

Greetings from Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati. It’s snowing outside so the Huskies should feel right at home. OK, on to the news. Shabazz Napier won’t play for the Huskies. He’s out of uniform and wearing a protective boot on … Continue reading

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Huskies in Cincinnati; Napier questionable

Greetings from Cincinnati. The Huskies just arrived, with guard Shabazz Napier, if there was any doubt. The Huskies’ junior star isn’t guaranteed of playing Saturday against the Bearcats, however. Napier, who hurt his right foot in Wednesday’s loss to Georgetown, … Continue reading

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