with Kevin Duffy
Daily Archive for November 25th, 2012
Notes/Quotes from Stony Brook: “I want to praise (Giffey) as much as possible, so make sure you write that in your articles, OK?”
Unfortunately, my article discusses the 3-point line, which will be key as UConn gets into the meat of its schedule. Looks like Kevin Ollie will have to settle for a blog post about Giffey. The 6-foot-7 junior saw more action Sunday because of R.J. Evans’ absence, and he provided many of the same intangibles that Read More
UConn made 10 3-pointers—including a crucial 4-point play from Shabazz Napier—to fend off a feisty Stony Brook squad for a 73-62 victory Sunday afternoon at Gampel Pavilion. The Huskies, playing without sixth man R.J. Evans, were lethargic throughout until the barrage of 3s began in the middle of the second half. UConn moves to 5-1. Read More
UConn missed 12 of its first 13 field goal attempts and headed to the locker room trailing visiting Stony Broo 31-26. Shabazz Napier, quiet in the first half throughout the early part of this season, did not attempt a field goal until 7:37 remained. He has four points on 2-for-2 while backcourt counterpart Ryan Boatright Read More
Follow along with Kevin Duffy, who will be tweeting live updates as Stony Brook visits Gampel Pavilion to take on UConn. Tipoff is at 4 p.m.
UConn, back from 11,000 miles of travel, takes on Stony Brook Sunday afternoon. For Kevin Ollie and Co., it’s only the second game played in the U.S. this season. For Steve Pikiell’s Seawolves, it caps a weekend double-header: Stony Brook (4-1) defeated Canisius Saturday. The Huskies (4-1) are without their “rock,” as Kevin Ollie likes Read More