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Huskies Can't Look Past Columbia

BRIDGEPORT — The Huskies have some idea how this works. Niels Giffey, after he spent a summer with the German national team, returned to Storrs a different, more assertive player last season, and that should still be fresh in their minds.
Via Hartford Courant - UConn
December 21, 2014

UConn upsets Florida, advances to NCAA title game

The Connecticut Huskies, the seventh seed in the East Regional, played a solid all-around game Saturday to beat overall No. 1 seed Florida Gators 63-53. The Huskies ended the Gators 30-game winning streak, which began after the Huskies beat the Gators 65-64 on Dec. 2 on a buzzer-beating jumper by Shabazz Napier. The Huskies shot 55.8 percent (24 of 43) from the field with DeAndre...
Via Sports-Glory
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Shabazz Napier, coach Kevin Ollie have begun new era at UConn

If you happen to be an avid follower of the madness that we call the month of March and therefore attempted to lighten Warren Buffett of a billion dollars recently, chances are pretty good that the Connecticut Huskies weren’t included in your Final Four. Not that long ago, Jim Calhoun’s Huskies were the pride of the former Big East and a fixture in NCAA Tournament brackets across...
Via Sports-Glory
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Bearcats grind out 15th straight win

CINCINNATI -- Connecticut's Niels Giffey got a shot off, a 3-point attempt from the right corner that could have tied the game with less than 10 seconds to play but he did so under duress. Justin Jackson's hand was flying at him. It seems that one Cincinnati Bearcat basketball player is always flying at someone or is up in their opponent's grill when they need be. That's how this...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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