Found November 12, 2012 on Sox and Dawgs:
Return a punt for a touchdown and finish with 160 all purpose yards and you'll win Big East Special Teams Player of the Week. Here's the release from UConn and the Big East: PROVIDENCE - University of Connecticut senior Nick Williams (East Windsor, Conn.) has been named the BIG EAST Conference Special Teams Player of the Week on Monday for his performance in the Huskies’ 24-17 win over Pittsburgh on Friday night. Williams finished with 160 all-purpose yards, including an 80-yard punt return for a touchdown, to spark the UConn victory. He finished with 80 yards on four punt returns, added 42 yards on two kickoff returns, had three receptions for 31 yards and one rushing attempt for seven yards. The score was Williams’ second punt return for a touchdown this season and the fourth special teams touchdown of his career as he became Connecticut’s all-time leader in return yardage (2,389). The former record belonged to Larry Taylor, who had 2,277 yards between 200...

Nick Williams Named Finalist For Pop Warner Award

UConn Huskies senior wide receiver Nick Williams has been named a finalist for the Pop Warner Award. Here's the release: LANGHORNE, Pa. - University of Connecticut senior wide receiver and returner Nick Williams (East Windsor, N.J.) has been named one of four finalists for the third annual Pop Warner National College Football Award. The award, established in 2010...

Video: DeAndre Daniels Nasty Slam

UConn Huskies sophomore DeAndre Daniels is putting together himself a nice highlight reel of dunks so far in this 2012-13 season. He had a monster slam in the win over Michigan State and added another in UConn's 67-49 win over the Vermont Catamounts off a no-look pass from Ryan Boatright. Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure...
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