RODNEY PURVIS RUMORS

Purvis lifts UConn to 68-62 win over Georgetown

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Rodney Purvis made two foul shots with 17.7 second left to help UConn lock up a 68-62 win over Georgetown on Saturday. In a throwback to the old Big East days, the Huskies (14-5) grinded their way to a win at the foul line, hitting 20 of 25 in the second half. Purvis finished with 17 points and Sterling Gibbs added 16. Shonn Miller added 15 and Daniel Hamilton...
Via Associated Press
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

UConn's Rodney Purvis AAC Player Of Week; 36 Points In Last 2 Games

UConn's Rodney Purvis has been named the American Athletic Conference player of the week. Purvis scored 16 points in the Huskies win at Texas on Tuesday, and 20 in the win at Tulane in the first conference game on Saturday night. He also had six rebounds in the two games. It's the second weekly...
Via Hartford Courant - UConn
January 04, 2016

Purvis, Gibbs left UConn over Tulane, 75-67

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Rodney Purvis capped a 20-point performance with a clutch floater in the final minute, and Connecticut held off Tulane for its fifth straight victory, 75-67 on Saturday night. Sterling Gibbs scored 13 Of his 16 points during the final 6:32 to help the Huskies (10-3, 1-0 American) avoid a stunning upset by the Green Wave (7-8, 0-2). Daniel Hamilton added 19 for...
Via Associated Press
January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Uconn Basketball: First Round Exit Ends Huskies’ Season

Rodney Purvis battles for possession with ASU defenders Uconn basketball ended their season in disappointing fashion losing to Arizona State last night in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament, 68-61. Backcourt duo of Rodney Purvis and Daniel Hamilton combined for 35 points but it wasn’t enough to keep the Huskies’ season alive. Arizona State dominated the...
Via isportsweb.com
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: UConn’s Rodney Purvis On Energy From The Crowd

If you were at the UConn men’s basketball game vs the Cincinnati Bearcats in the 2015 American Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament quarterfinals at the XL Center in Hartford, CT, you would now how loud the crowd is. You even might have heard it on television. Watch and/or listen below as UConn Huskies G Rodney Purvis talks about the energy from the crowd. The post...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Men Flex Muscles In 81-73 Win Over SMU

UConn G Rodney Purvis (44) flexes his muscles after making a layup and being fouled in the second half against the SMU Mustangs at the XL Center in Hartford, CT. The UConn men’s basketball team has not beaten the SMU Mustangs since the two teams joined the American Athletic Conference. For whatever reason, the UConn Huskies don’t match up well with them. The last time these...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

NCAA Suspends UConn Guard Rodney Purvis For Playing Too Much Summer Ball

  From CBS Rodney Purvis had to sit out the 2013-14 season after transferring to UConn from N.C. State. The 2014-15 season begins on Friday night, but Purvis will have to wait one more game before he is finally allowed to suit up for the Huskies. The NCAA has ruled that Purvis is to be suspended [&hellip No visits yet The post NCAA Suspends UConn Guard Rodney Purvis For Playing...
Via No Coast Bias
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rodney Purvis Suspended For UConn Men’s Basketball Opener

UConn Huskies G #44 Rodney Purvis looks on during the exhibition game against Southern Connecticut. This in from UConn: Redshirt sophomore Rodney Purvis will miss the University of Connecticut men’s basketball season opener Friday against Bryant University while serving a one-game suspension. Purvis participated in more than one league during summer league competition, which is...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn guard suspended for participating in summer leagues

STORRS, Conn. (AP) -- UConn guard Rodney Purvis has been suspended for the Huskies' season opener on Friday against Bryant University because of a violation of an NCAA rule governing participation in summer leagues. The school says the sophomore, who sat out last season after transferring from North Carolina State, played in more than one league over the summer, which is not allowed...
Via Associated Press
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn guard Rodney Purvis suspended for opener

STORRS, Conn. (AP) UConn guard Rodney Purvis has been suspended for the Huskies' season opener on Friday against Bryant University because of a violation of an NCAA rule governing participation in summer leagues. The school says the sophomore, who sat out last season after transferring from North Carolina State, played in more than one league over the summer, which is not allowed...
Via Associated Press
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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