Monthly Archives: January 2014

Cougars in town

The Huskies just finished practice at Gampel Pavilion Wednesday afternoon. They’re getting ready for a rematch with Houston Thursday night here. A few quick notes: — HUSKY JUNIOR FORWARD DeAndre Daniels (high ankle sprain) is “probable” to play according to … Continue reading

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‘He’s an assassin’

By Neill Ostrout Journal Inquirer PISCATAWAY, N.J. _ Shabazz Napier missed a free throw before the clock had even begun its countdown. That’s not usually a sign that a player is going to have a monster game. But the UConn … Continue reading

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AAC will give Memphis night game in tourney

By Neill Ostrout Journal Inquirer The UConn men’s basketball team really is in uncharted waters this season when it comes to playing in the newly-formed American Athletic Conference. And it’s not just the road trips to new schools and new … Continue reading

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Temple of the Dogs

No Ryan Boatright, no fans (well, not many), no problem. The UConn men pounded Temple 90-66 Tuesday night in Hartford while the snow fell outside the building in earnest. DeAndre Daniels had a career-high 31 points (4-for-6 on 3’s) to … Continue reading

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Boat show on hold

A few words from the Huskies as they get ready to host Temple Tuesday night in Hartford. Coach Kevin Ollie says there’s a significant chance guard Ryan Boatright won’t play against the Owls. Boatright is home in Aurora, Ill., for … Continue reading

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Two T’s, One L

By Neill Ostrout Journal Inquirer STORRS _ Kevin Ollie lost his cool. UConn lost a basketball game. One didn’t necessarily impact the other. No. 18 Louisville beat UConn 76-64 late Saturday night before a raucous sellout crowd at Gampel Pavilion. … Continue reading

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Pastner on Huskies

I had a chance to speak with Memphis coach Josh Pastner last night. Didn’t get a chance to post it until now but here you go. Pastner’s Tigers take on UConn Thursday night here at the FedEx Forum.: — THEY … Continue reading

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