Daily Archive for February 16th, 2013

: February 16th, 2013

Notes/Quotes from Villanova: “I’m not jumping off a cliff. We’ll be ready for Cincinnati.”

UConn was pounded on the boards and inept in the backcourt Saturday against Villanova. The end result: A major letdown following the exhilarating victory over Syracuse Wednesday. The Huskies (17-7,

Villanova 70, UConn 61

Just three days after it knocked off No. 6 Syracuse, UConn played an uninspiring second half and fell 70-61 to unranked Villanova at the XL Center. STAR OF THE GAME: Villanova freshman guard Ryan

Halftime: UConn 33, Villanova 30

Shabazz Napier didn’t score a single point in Saturday’s first half against Villanova. Still, the junior point guard made all the difference, dishing out six assists in nine minutes to help UConn take

Gameday and updates: Villanova at UConn

WHEN: Today, noon WHERE: XL Center RECORDS: Villanova 15-10, 6-6 Big East; UConn 17-6, 7-4 LINES: UConn by 6 1/2 ON THE AIR: ESPN (Mike Patrick, Len Elmore); WTIC-AM 1080 (Joe D’Ambrosio, Wayne