Daily Archive for November 19th, 2012

: November 19th, 2012

Halftime: New Mexico 30, UConn 27

UConn enters halftime of the Paradise Jam championship facing a 30-27 deficit against New Mexico. Both teams were involved in emotional, back-and-forth wins last night, so the sloppiness — the teams
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Live updates: UConn vs. New Mexico in Paradise Jam final

Once again, join Kevin Duffy who will be Tweeting live updates from St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands for the championship of the Paradise Jam: UConn vs. New Mexico. Tipoff is approximately 10
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Tonight’s opponent: New Mexico

I spent some time talking with Geoff Grammar of the Albuquerque Journal, and he gave me a quick scouting report for the Lobos. In short, they seem very similar to UConn. New Mexico (3-0) enters the
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UConn moves to No. 21, Napier named Big East Player of Week

Still undefeated under Kevin Ollie, UConn moved up two spots to No. 21 in Monday’s Associated Press Poll. It also cracked the ESPN/USA Today rankings, landing at No. 25. The Huskies square off with
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Reports: UConn, Louisville considered for ACC vacancy

The dominoes have fallen quickly, and it appears UConn could be in line for a jump to the ACC. According to multiple reports, Maryland has accepted an invite to join the Big 10, leaving the ACC with a
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Notes/Quotes from Quinnipiac: “I hate when I do that”

Shabazz Napier started out ice cold for the second consecutive game. And, just like he did Friday, Napier put on a one-man scoring clinic and subsequently led the Huskies to the next round of the
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Rivalry born in St. Thomas?

ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS — There was a sigh of relief from R.J. Evans, a deep breath followed by an audible “wooooo” as he exited the UConn locker room at about 1:15 a.m. UConn had won 66
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