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UConn 84, Maryland Eastern Shore 50

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A 26-6 run to open the second half powered UConn to a 84-50 blowout victory over Maryland Eastern Shore Monday night at the XL Center. The Huskies move to 8-2 while Maryland Eastern Shore drops to 0-10. STAR OF THE GAME: Ryan Boatright went off for a season-high 21 points, which included five 3-pointers and […] [Read More]
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Halftime: UConn 39, Maryland Eastern Shore 27

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Live updates: Maryland Eastern Shore at UConn

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In an effort to honor the 26 victims of the Newtown tragedy, UConn will wear a patch on its jerseys for tonight’s clash with winless Maryland Eastern Shore. *UConn reaction to Newtown tragedy WHEN: Today, 7 WHERE: XL Center, Hartford RECORDS: UMES 0-9, UConn 7-2 ON THE AIR: SNY; WTIC-AM 1080 STORY LINES CENTER OF […] [Read More]
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Gameday: Maryland Eastern Shore at UConn

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In an effort to honor the 26 victims of the Newtown tragedy, UConn will wear a patch on its jerseys for tonight’s clash with winless Maryland Eastern Shore. A few quick reads before tip: *UConn reaction to Newtown tragedy *R.J. Evans and his sister, Kastine, make a difference in the community WHEN: Today, 7 WHERE: […] [Read More]
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In Evans household, the less fortunate never forgotten

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It’s been a disturbing few days here in Connecticut. Plenty of depressing stories have emerged since Friday morning’s elementary school shooting in Newtown. So here’s a feel-good one. It’s about R.J. Evans and his sister, Kastine, who plays for the Kentucky women’s basketball team. The siblings, raised by two parents (Deborah and Ray) deeply invested […] [Read More]
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Notes/Quotes from Dec. 16: Ollie talks Catholic Seven

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After addressing the tragedy that occurred in Newtown this past Friday, UConn coach Kevin Ollie gave his take on the crumbling Big East. Some highlights from the rookie coach: *Ollie on Catholic Seven breaking away: “I don’t a feeling towards it – I hate to see them go, but they made a pact for themselves […] [Read More]
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Statements from Newtown natives Cochrane and Lyddy

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Two members of the UConn basketball family with Newtown connections — P.J. Cochrane and Kyle Lyddy — made statements regarding Friday’s tragedy. Cochrane, a 2008 Newtown High graduate, was a walk-on with the Huskies from 2010-12. Lyddy graduated from Newtown in 2005 and served as a team manager at UConn. Here are their statements: *Cochrane: […] [Read More]
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UConn’s memorable moments in Big East

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UConn has too many Big East memories to count, but here’s a quick compilation of the big shots and unforgettable moments against longstanding rivals in the nation’s most competitive league. [Read More]
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