Notes/Quotes from Harvard: “DeAndre is a player”

There were two stories Friday: Shabazz Napier’s ability to affect the game despite a 2-for-7 shooting night and DeAndre Daniels’ career-high 23 points on a bad back. At one point, Daniels had 23 of
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UConn 57, Harvard 49

A furious 15-2 run in the opening minutes and a late second half surge propelled UConn to a 57-49 victory over Harvard Friday night at Gampel Pavilion. STAR OF THE GAME: DeAndre Daniels, playing with
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Halftime: UConn 27, Harvard 24

Despite a 15-2 run to start the game, UConn took a 27-24 lead into the locker room Friday versus Harvard. The Crimson took six minutes to score its first point, but quickly went on  a 12-0 run to make
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Pregame Notes: Harvard at UConn

Enosch Wolf has apparently been rewarded for his 12-point, nine-rebound effort versus N.C. State. He’ll get the start tonight in place of struggling center Tyler Olander, who has 21 rebounds and 21
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Gameday and Live Updates: Harvard at UConn

WHAT TO WATCH Through seven games, Harvard ranks 10th in the nation in 3-point field goal percentage (43.2 %)…After a 15-point outburst versus Stony Brook, Niels Giffey has scored just two points in
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Notes/Quotes: Rebounding is 70% effort

That’s according to Niels Giffey, who estimated rebounding — a glaring weakness for the Huskies — is 70 percent effort and 30 percent “in the weight room” (and genetics). “You have to be honest with
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The effect of Kevin Ollie’s one-year contract on recruiting

Kevin Ollie’s one-year contract has been a hot topic — nationally and locally — over the past few days. There seems to be a push within the UConn fanbase for a long-term deal, which would presumably
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Ollie is the right fit, but how about Pasqualoni?

NEW YORK — The UConn fanbase wants one coach canned and another extended for the next half-decade. Right now, the Husky faithful is 0-for-2. Despite public outcry, Paul Pasqualoni, on the heels of a
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