Daily Archive for January 27th, 2013

: January 27th, 2013

Notes/Quotes from Rutgers: “Best guard conference in the country. It’s not even close.”

Rutgers coach Mike Rice said there was a discussion on the bus ride to Storrs about which conference had the best backcourts. Big East, no contest, Rice insisted. On Sunday, he got a look at one of

UConn 66, Rutgers 54

UConn snapped its first two-game losing streak of the season with a 66-54 victory over Rutgers Sunday afternoon at the XL Center. STAR OF THE GAME: Shabazz Napier, still bothered by a left shoulder

Halftime: UConn 27, Rutgers 20

UConn took a 27-20 lead into halftime behind nine points and five rebounds from Shabazz Napier, who seems a bit more comfortable with his injured left shoulder than he did a week ago. The Huskies held

Gameday and live updates: Rutgers at UConn

After an eight day layoff, UConn looks to snap a two-game skid when it hosts Rutgers this afternoon. Stats, rosters and links are below. *In Sunday’s Hearst Connecticut Newspapers, we took a look at