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UConn beats Army 22-17 for first 2-0 start since 2008

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) UConn quarterback Bryant Shirreffs threw for 270 yards and the Huskies got touchdown runs from Arkeel Newsome and Ron Johnson to beat Army 22-17 on Saturday. The win give's UConn its first 2-0 start since 2008 and drops the Black Knights to 0-2 for the first time since 2012. Army's Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 129 yards, including a 56-yard first-half touchdown...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

UConn holds off Villanova 20-15 in season opener

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Bryant Shirreffs threw for 202 yards and two touchdowns in his first start and UConn held off Villanova from the championship subdivision 20-15 on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. Tight end Tommy Myers had a 14-yard touchdown catch on UConn's opening drive and set up a touchdown on the first drive of the second half with a 69-yard catch...
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

A New Look is On the Way for UConn

It will be a different scene when UConn hosts Villanova in the season opener at Rentschler Field later this fall. There will be new faces, new coaches and possibly… new uniforms? When UConn released the following video of what seems to be part one of a short film series, there were questions of what it really meant. However, it hinted at changes coming in the equipment room. Watch...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco on JUCO QB Transfer Garrett Anderson

As we know, the UConn Football team has a quarterback competition going on right between Tim Boyle, Tyler Davis and Bryant Shirreffs. But that hasn’t stopped from head coach Bob Diaco from bringing another QB to battle for the starting spot on the UConn football team as Garrett Anderson, a JUCO quarterback, committed to the Huskies two weeks ago. While Anderson won’t get a shot...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Does QB Transfer Bryant Shirreffs Get a Chance to Start for UConn?

As spring is just around the corner, so is another quarterback position battle at UConn. This seems like an annual ritual in recent years for the Huskies. Heading into the team’s first practice this weekend, there are three quarterbacks fighting for the starting spot come opening day. Bob Diaco has said that he wants a leader to form out of the group and hopes to have a 1-2-3 order...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Offseason To-Do List: UConn Huskies

With just five wins combined over the past two seasons, the UConn Huskies are in need of a new direction for the program as a last place finish in the AAC concluded Bob Diaco’s first season as head coach. An assortment of recruits are on the way that include quarterbacks Tyler Davis and NC State transfer Bryant Shirreffs, as well as help on both the offensive and defensive line...
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January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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