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Author: Kevin Duffy

Boatright Suspended Six Games

After weeks of deliberation, the NCAA has made a ruling on the eligibility of UConn guard Ryan Boatright. On Friday night, UConn learned that Boatright will face a six-game suspension for receiving

Notes/Quotes from Maine: “We seem to have the ability to take the air out of the building”

Three games, three duds from the Huskies. At least that’s what Jim Calhoun will tell you. “We seem to have the ability to take the air out of the building,” Calhoun said. Yes, the first half was

Gameday: Maine

WHEN: Tonight, 7 WHERE: XL Center RECORDS: Maine 1-0, UConn 2-0 ON THE AIR: SNY UP NEXT: Sunday vs. Coppin State, XL Center, 1 p.m. UCONN Shabazz Napier G 6-0 So.: Shooting 59 percent from field

Kemba Denies Being Present for Nightclub Shooting

Kemba Walker denied reports that he was at a New York City nightclub where a fatal shooting occurred early Tuesday morning. According to a story in the Washington Post, Walker was one of several NBA

Notes/Quotes from Wagner: Oriakhi says “Guys are Being a Little Selfish”

UConn survived 40 minutes of Hurley ball — scratching, clawing, grabbing, bumping, slapping, committing 28 personal fouls, etc. — and advanced to 2-0. Wagner, coached by Dan and Bob Hurley, was like

Breaking down Wagner

Wagner at No. 4 UConn men WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Gampel Pavilion, Storrs RECORDS: Wagner 1-0, UConn 1-0 ON THE AIR: SNY UP NEXT: Thursday vs. Maine, Gampel Pavilion, 7 WAGNER Tyler Murray, G, 6-5,

Notes/Quotes from Columbia

Nothing ground-breaking, but here’s what I took away from the 70-57 win over Columbia: Jeremy Lamb is going to be a legit star. He does things so effortlessly, and is a very underrated athlete.

It’s Gameday…

The quest for a repeat begins tonight at 7 p.m. against Columbia. And, at about 6:59, UConn’s 2011 National Championship banner will be unveiled on the Gampel Pavilion wall. Though this team is ranked

Notes/Quotes: Nov. 9

The season opener against Columbia — and the unveiling of the 2011 National Championship banner — is two days away. Here are some noteworthy items from Wednesday’s practice: Coach Jim Calhoun said

UPick, UConn

Clever, right? I copied it from “UPick, Nicktoons,” the old Nickelodeon show that allowed users to vote on Rugrats, Doug, Rocco’s Modern Life, CatDog or The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo (my personal