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Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/19/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
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2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Official Preview: USF Bulls vs UConn Huskies

Last week was ugly and we should all just probably move on. Let’s get to it. The Who: vs. Connecticut Huskies The Where: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL The When: Friday, September 19th, 8:00PM UConn’s Run Defense USF is actually kind of good at this sometimes, so it’s not a total weak spot. Marlon Mack is averaging nearly seven yards per carry through three games which is...
Via AAC Football Fever
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Connecticut Huskies at South Florida Bulls: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night two teams from the American Athletic Conference face off against each other when the Connecticut Huskies travel to play the South Florida Bulls. Connecticut (1-2) and South Florida (1-2) will each be looking to even its record on Friday night. Coverage of the game between Connecticut and South Florida will air on ESPN and WatchESPN Friday night beginning at 8:00 pm...
Via Tireball.com
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: The Blitz – Episode 4 – South Florida

Huskies All Access host Erika Wachter sits down with UConn Football Head Coach Bob Diaco, RS Senior Wide Receiver and Captain Geremy Davis, and Analyst Joe D’Ambrosio to preview Week 4 against USF, its first conference matchup.
Via Sox and Dawgs
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – UConn Huskies (1-2) @ South Florida Bulls (1-2) Preview

This week: The UConn Huskies head out on the road for the first time this season as they’ll be in Tampa, FL on Friday night to take on the South Florida Bulls in an American Athletic Conference Game. Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. The Line: According to Rivals.com odds, South Florida is favored by two points. The over/under is 43.5 points. Tickets: According to Ticketmaster.com...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

What a Road Victory Against USF Would Mean for UConn

The UConn Huskies will open up conference play when they hit the road for the first time this season against South Florida on Friday. Photo used courtesy of soxanddawgs.com. With both teams at 1-2, this game offers an even record to the winner, and for UConn it could be a momentum builder before taking on the meat of its AAC conference schedule. USF has the tougher immediate schedule...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

UConn defense making strides

It’s not often a football team comes out of a game in which it allowed 38 points and feels good about its defense but that is exactly where the Connecticut Huskies are heading into their American Athletic Conference opener. UConn takes on South Florida on Friday night coming off a 38-21 home loss to Boise State. The Broncos got the win as expected, but the Huskies put up a fight...
Via AAC Football Fever
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Playing UConn Football: Now As Dangerous As WATCHING UConn Football

Associated Press - Two more Connecticut players have ended their football careers because of health concerns. Their decisions were announced a week after starting quarterback Casey Cochran quit because of concussions. The players are senior defensive end Angelo Pruitt and offensive lineman Bryan Paull, a little-used senior. Coach Bob Diaco said Monday that Pruitt has a lower leg...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/16/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Week after UConn QB quits, two more follow suit due to health concerns

  Two more Connecticut players have ended their football careers because of health concerns. Their decisions were announced a week after starting quarterback Casey Cochran quit because of concussions. The players are senior defensive end Angelo Pruitt and offensive lineman Bryan Paull, a little-used senior. Coach Bob Diaco said Monday that Pruitt has a lower leg problem stemming...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn’s Kevin Ollie To Be Honored With Ray Meyer College Coach Of Year Award

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies acknowledges the crowd after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men’s Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. This in from UConn: UConn men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie, who guided the Huskies to the 2014 NCAA National Championship in just his second season as head coach...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Casey Cochran Talks About His Role As A Coach For UConn

UConn QB Casey Cochran (12) drops back to pass in the second quarter on August 29, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT With his playing career over, former UConn Huskies QB Casey Cochran has embraced his new role as a head coach. He’ll have different responsibilities with the team as they move forward this season but he’ll still be that leader and one that guys can...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: No Regrets For Former UConn QB Casey Cochran

Former UConn QB and now undergraduate assistant coach Casey Cochran looks on during the fourth quarter against Boise State at Rentschler Field on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Former UConn Huskies QB, now undergraduate assistant coach, Casey Cochran didn’t have to speak with the media in regards to his decision to quit football due to concussions. But he did it anyways. That...
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Pruitt, Paull’s Careers Over at UConn Due To Medical Reasons

  UConn DEs #56 Angelo Pruitt and #57 Cole Ormsby along with the entire defensive line listen to instruction from DL coach Kevin Wolthausen before the Stony Brook game at Rentschler Field on Saturday, September 6, 2014. The UConn Huskies lost a key player on offense last week in QB Casey Cochran. Now they have lost a key defensive player as well as seldom used offensive lineman...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn seniors ending careers for health reasons

STORRS, Conn. (AP) Two more Connecticut players have ended their football careers because of health concerns. Their decisions were announced a week after starting quarterback Casey Cochran quit because of concussions. The players are senior defensive end Angelo Pruitt and offensive lineman Bryan Paull, a little-used senior. Coach Bob Diaco said Monday that Pruitt has a lower leg...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/15/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Huskies QB Chandler Whitmer on Coach Casey Cochran

Former UConn QB and now undergraduate assistant coach Casey Cochran looks on during the first quarter at Rentschler Field on September 13, 2014. UConn Huskies QB Chandler Whitmer talks about coach Casey Cochran after the game on Saturday against Boise State. photo credit: ian bethune – sox & dawgs
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn Football Depth Chart For South Florida

Ahead of Monday’s pregame press conference for the South Florida Bulls game this Friday night, UConn Huskies football coach Bob Diaco has released his two-deep for the game and there are a few changes to it from the one versus Boise State. Kenton Adeyemi takes overs for Angelo Pruitt as the starter at defensive end. Pruitt has missed the last two games with a lower leg injury....
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco On Where His Team Is After Three Games

UConn head coach Bob Diaco talks with #22 Andrew Adams during at timeout against Boise State at Rentschler Field on September 13, 2014. UConn Huskies football coach Bob Diaco talks about if the team is where he wants them to be after three games following the loss to Boise State on Saturday afternoon. photo credit: ian bethune – sox & dawgs
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UConn’s Tim Boyle Can Compete for Starting QB Job

As the quarterback position thins out for UConn after Casey Cochran decided to hang up his cleats for good, the “next man up” mentality is in full swing in East Hartford. Perhaps even deeper than expected. Chandler Whitmer, a senior, threw for two touchdowns and 209 yards with two interceptions — one that went for six the other way — in a 38-21 loss to Boise State on Saturday...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco On His Younger Players

UConn head coach Bob Diaco talks with #22 Andrew Adams during at timeout against Boise State at Rentschler Field on September 13, 2014. UConn Huskies football coach Bob Diaco talks about the younger players on his team after the Boise State game. photo credit: ian bethune – sox & dawgs
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/14/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Poised to Explode Against UConn

The Boise State Broncos will face off against the UConn Huskies this week at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut.  Boise State vs. UConn football tickets currently have an average ticket price of $73 with a get-in price of $23, according to ticket data provided by Easy Seat.  For Boise State fans in the greater-Connecticut area, there are certainly good deals to be...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Bob Diaco Talks About Tim Boyle

The focus is now on UConn Huskies QB #14 Tim Boyle with #12 Casey Cochran retiring from football. When Casey Cochran and Chandler Whitmer were named the starting quarterback and key backup, the plan for UConn Huskies head football coach Bob Dico was to try and do everything possible they could to redshirt Tim Boyle. But with Cochran having to retire from football due to concussions...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/12/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
Via Sox and Dawgs
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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