UConn 73, Stony Brook 62

UConn made 10 3-pointers—including a crucial 4-point play from Shabazz Napier—to fend off a feisty Stony Brook squad for a 73-62 victory Sunday afternoon at Gampel Pavilion. The Huskies, playing

Halftime: Stony Brook 31, UConn 26

UConn missed 12 of its first 13 field goal attempts and headed to the locker room trailing visiting Stony Broo 31-26. Shabazz Napier, quiet in the first half throughout the early part of this season,

Live updates: UConn vs. Stony Brook

Follow along with Kevin Duffy, who will be tweeting live updates as Stony Brook visits Gampel Pavilion to take on UConn. Tipoff is at 4 p.m.

Gameday: Stony Brook at UConn

UConn, back from 11,000 miles of travel, takes on Stony Brook Sunday afternoon. For Kevin Ollie and Co., it’s only the second game played in the U.S. this season. For Steve Pikiell’s Seawolves, it

Notes/Quotes from Nov. 24: “He was that extra coach on the floor”

Just arrived at Gampel Pavilion for Saturday morning practice. Some quick notes on UConn’s Sunday afternoon tilt with Stony Brook and ex-UConn player/assistant coach Steve Pikiell. *Senior guard R.J.

Q&A: Did Ollie’s contract status hurt UConn with Brandon Austin?

Q: Kevin, Do you think KOs contract situation affected Brandon Austin’s decision? That was a brutal loss for the program. Missed opportunities now, will really hurt in ’14 and ’15. – Steve Connaughton

Final Thoughts, Trip Tidbits from Paradise Jam

Just arrived home from St. Thomas, where I spent the past few days eating questionable seafood and chronicling UConn in the Paradise Jam. First, some observations on the team, and then some memories

Progress Report on Ollie: So far, so good

ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS — Warde Manuel’s Thanksgiving vacation was supposed to go something like this: Arrive at St. Thomas Tuesday, hang out for a few days, watch the UConn women cruise