UConn announces three open practices for fans

State football fans will get three opportunities to see the UConn Huskies in action before the start of the 2013 season as practices on August 6, 13 and 17 will be open to the public.
On Tuesday, Aug. 6, practice will run from 3 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. On Tuesday, Aug. 13, practice will run from 3 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Aug. 17, practice will run from 8:45 a.m. until 11:15 a.m.
All three practices will be held on the fields behind the old Memorial Stadium footprint and where the new basketball practice facility is not being constructed. Parking is free in the “D” lot next to the field. In case of rain, check www.uconnhuskies.com for additional information.
The Huskies will open the 2013 season on August 29 at 7:30 p.m. against Towson at Rentschler Field.