Daily Archive for December 4th, 2012

: December 4th, 2012

N.C. State 69, UConn 65

NEW Y ORK — The first 20 minutes on the world’s grandest basketball stage belonged to Shabazz Napier. Unfortunately for UConn, the final 20 — and a hard-fought 69-65 victory in Tuesday night’s Jimmy V
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Halftime: N.C. State, 32, UConn 31

NEW Y ORK — Shabazz Napier scored 15 points in the first half — including 10 in the first five minutes — to pace UConn Tuesday night versus N.C. State. The Huskies (6-1) led for most of the first
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Live updates: UConn vs. No. 25 N.C. State

WHEN: Today, 9 p.m. WHERE: Madison Square Garden WHAT: Jimmy V Classic RECORDS: N.C. State 4-2, UConn 6-1 ON THE AIR: ESPN (Dan Shulman, Bob Knight, Dick Vitale, Andy Katz) EVANS A GO: Redshirt senior
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Gameday: UConn vs. No. 25 N.C. State

Some pregame notes for UConn’s clash with No. 25 N.C. State. EVANS A GO: Redshirt senior guard R.J. Evans, who gave the Huskies six points per game and immeasurable leadership before suffering a
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Video: Jimmy Valvano’s 1993 ESPY Speech

On the afternoon of the Jimmy V Classic, it’s only appropriate to link a clip of Jim Valvano at the 1993 ESPYs, quite possibly my favorite sports speech of all-time. I know you’ll see it on TV
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Gameday: UConn vs. No. 25 N.C. State

WHEN: Today, 9 WHERE: Madison Square Garden WHAT: Jimmy V Classic RECORDS: N.C. State 4-2, UConn 6-1 ON THE AIR: ESPN (Dan Shulman, Bob Knight, Dick Vitale, Andy Katz) UP NEXT: Friday vs. Harvard, 7,
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The ConnCast: Realignment, UConn hoops, Ollie-isms

November came and went with no ConnCast, but we wade sure December wouldn’t pass by, too. After a month off, co-host Chris Brodeur and I had plenty of ground to cover. We talk conference realignment,
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