Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 11/7/11
Saturday's Pasqualoni Bowl against Syracuse in Rentschler Field was one of the sloppiest games you'll see UConn play, which is saying something given how inconsistent this team has been in 2011. But a win's a win, and a win against the school that fired you seven years ago is even better. The Huskies, now 4-5 (2-2 in the Big East) beat the Orange 28-21 in a matchup that had nearly as many turnovers as points. That's a slight exaggeration, but had UConn taken care of the football the final score could have been a blowout. Instead, they committed five first-half turnovers, three courtesy of Johnny McEntee (two picks, another fumble). It got so bad, so early, that McEntee was booed loudly, yet despite the miscues, UConn headed to the break tied 7-7. But it was a fourth-quarter Syracuse turnover that decided things. As has been the case countless times this season, UConn's defense kept them in games before eventually winning it for them. Linebacker Sio Moore's interception led to a ...
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