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Louisville 73, UConn 58

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Louisville cranked up its pressure and UConn, which once held a 10-point lead against the newly-crowned No. 1 team, ran out of gas as the Cards turned a close game into a 73-58 blowout Monday night at the XL Center. STAR OF THE GAME: Louisville guard Russ Smith was electric from the opening tip, torching […] [Read More]
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Halftime: UConn 34, Louisville 28

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Shabazz Napier scored 10 points in the first half as unranked UConn took a 34-28 lead over newly-crowned No. 1 Louisville. Napier picked up his second foul with 3:08 to play, and sat the remainder of the half. Louisville, which trailed 29-19 at one point, was without its point guard, Peyton Siva, for the final […] [Read More]
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Miami’s Brimah commits to UConn

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It took one full day at UConn to sell Amdia Brimah, the wiry 6-foot-11 center with a 7-foot-6 wingspan. A standout at Archbishop Carroll High in Miami, Brimah ended his recruitment while an official visit Monday morning when he pledged to become the third member of UConn’s 2013 class, joining Kentan Facey and Terrence Samuel. […] [Read More]
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Miami center Brimah commits to UConn

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Amida Brimah, a 6-11 center from Miami’s Archbishop Coleman Carroll, verbally committed to UConn this morning. The recruit made the announcement via Twitter. I will be playing college basketball at University Of Connecticut#Blessed — Amidaprinceofzumunda (@Young_Brimah) January 14, 2013 He is the third player to commit in Kevin Ollie’s first recruiting class. He joins Long […] [Read More]
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