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UConn football and men's basketball news and notes from writer Neill Ostrout.

Depth chart for West Virginia

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We all know these things can change by gameday, or even when we meet with coach Randy Edsall in a few hours. But the UConn football team’s depth chart for Friday’s game against West Virginia is up. – The biggest shock is that there are no big shocks. No major moves. – John Yurek is […] [Read More]
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Big East bites: ‘Eers and Huskies on deck

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A few notes from around the Big East and some words from the weekly conference call: – UConn (and West Virginia) is on a short week, forcing schedules to be adjusted. UConn coach Randy Edsall said six of his key players will miss part of Monday’s practice due to class schedules and that many of […] [Read More]
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Big East weekly awards

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The Big East’s weekly award winners. Not surprisingly, no Huskies on the list anywhere: Offensive Player of the Week _ B.J. Daniels, QB, USF. Daniels accounted for 321 yards of total offense and four touchdowns to help USF to a 38-30 win at Cincinnati, snapping the Bearcats’ 13-game winning streak against league opponents and their […] [Read More]
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UConn-Louisville: the day after

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A little late with the blog today. I’d apologize but it’s all Delta Airlines’ fault. Anyway, here are some of UConn football coach Randy Edsall’s thoughts on the debacle that was Saturday’s loss to Louisville: – Edsall’s opinions didn’t change much after watching the film of the game and thinking about the performance. “We just […] [Read More]
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Huskies lay an egg in Louisville

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Just leaving Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium following the 26-0 whuppin’ Louisville put on UConn. A few quotes from the particulars: – It wasn’t as close as the score indicated, perhaps. “We got our butts beat today pretty good in all three phases,” UConn coach Randy Edsall said, “most especially special teams.” – The Huskies are […] [Read More]
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Live updates from UConn-Louisville

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LIVE UPDATES: UConn at Louisville [Read More]
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Yum! Time for football

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We’re in Louisville for this afternoon’s football game between the Huskies and Cardinals. But staring out the hotel room you’d swear it’s basketball season. The KFC Yum! Center is now open in downtown Louisville. The brand-new, 22,000-seat arena will host its first U of L game in a few weeks when Butler comes to down. […] [Read More]
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UConn FB injury report: Frey still out

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The UConn football team’s injury report just came out. Here’s the list for players iffy for the Louisville game: – Four players are OUT. RB Robbie Frey (knee) is out. OT Jimmy Bennett (hand) is out. LB David Kenney (leg) is out. S Kijuan Dabney (head) is out. – That’s it. No others listed as […] [Read More]
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And the new UConn starting QB is…..

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UConn football coach Randy Edsall’s weekly chat with reporters had a little more interest this week, obviously. With QB Cody Endres gone for the year (forever, actually), it’s time to move on it seems. OK then, here you go: – Mike Box will start at quarterback, the redshirt freshman’s first career start. Zach Frazer will […] [Read More]
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UConn football live chat at 11 a.m.

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Weekly UConn Football Chat, Thursday, 11 a.m. [Read More]
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