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Ryan Boatright helps UConn field a super heroic backcourt

Ryan Boatright might as well go by Robin. He certainly doesn't seem to mind his role as Shabazz Napier's sidekick, the other half of Connecticut's dynamic backcourt – and often the afterthought. "It don't bother me," Boatright, a junior, said. "I've got good friends and family. They keep my head on right. Going through high school – actually...
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April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn's Ryan Boatright Completes the Sweetest Pass of the Tournament to Set Up the Slam

UConn's Ryan Boatright had the look of someone that really wanted to score on this play. He had the drive, he put on the moves, threw down with a spin, but the St. Joseph's defense converged on him anyway. Was he worried? Absolutely not.He had Amida Brimah wide open for the dunk!@cjzero/TwitterThe two teams ended up going to overtime where the No. 7 seed Huskies took down...
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March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

UConn’s Ryan Boatright Makes Sweet Behind-the-Head Pass

  With Shabazz Napier on the bench in foul trouble on Thursday, UConn’s Ryan Boatright made the most of his time as the Huskies go-to guard. The driving force behind UConn’s second quarter comeback, Boatright made this ridiculous pass to Amida Brimah behind his head for the easy two-hand jam. Whoever wins this game will beat Villanova in the 3rd round of the Tourney. You heard...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Boatright attorney blasts NCAA after probe

Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright says he just wants to concentrate on basketball while his mother considers legal action in the wake of an NCAA news release detailing an investigation into the freshman's eligibility. Boatright played Sunday in the 24th-ranked Huskies' 50-48 loss to Notre Dame after the NCAA said it would it take no further action, despite finding that he...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2012  |  Discuss

NCAA Responds To Boatright's Lawyers Statement

Earlier on Sunday morning, the laywer for Tanesha Boatright, the mother of UConn Huskies freshman point guard Ryan Boatright, released a statement about the NCAA's release of personal info with their statement. Now the NCAA has once again responded turning this into a case of he said, she said. Here's the lastest statement from the NCAA: Scott Tompsett’s allegations...
Via Sox and Dawgs
January 29, 2012  |  Discuss

The NCAA Explains Ryan Boatright's Case

Earlier on Saturday, the NCAA and UConn announced that UConn Huskies men's basketball freshman guard Ryan Boatright had been cleared to play after the latest investigation. Now the NCAA has issued a press release explaining the entire situation. Here's the release from the NCAA: This situation involves many of the specific concerns expressed by NCAA membership regarding...
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January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn's Boatright cleared to play

The NCAA says it cleared Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright to play in Sunday's game against Notre Dame after determining he has lived up to an arrangement which gave him limited immunity for cooperating with an investigation into recruiting violations. The governing body issued a press release Saturday detailing what it says were more than $8,000 in impermissible payments given...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn benches Boatright amid eligibility questions

Connecticut has benched freshman guard Ryan Boatright for the second time this season as the NCAA investigates his eligibility. The school announced Friday night that Boatright will not play Saturday at Notre Dame and will remain inactive while the school works with the NCAA during its review. The 6-foot point guard from Aurora, Ill., was suspended for the first six games of the...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn point guard Boatright suspended for 6 games

UConn says freshman point guard Ryan Boatright has been suspended six games for receiving improper benefits. The NCAA notified the school of its decision Friday night. The fourth-ranked Huskies kept Boatright out of their first three regular-season games while awaiting the NCAA's decision. He also will miss the next three games: against Coppin State on Sunday and the first...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Ryan Boatright Will Not Play Due To NCAA Investigation

This is definitely not the start that UConn Huskies men's basketball coach Jim Calhoun was hoping for in kicking off the 2011-12 season. Here's the release from the UConn Athletic Communications Department: Storrs, Conn. - University of Connecticut men’s basketball freshman Ryan Boatright will be held out of intercollegiate competition while the school works cooperatively...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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