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Big East Game of the Week: Rutgers vs. Louisville

Week 14 Feature Game Rutgers Scarlet Knights (9-2, 5-1) vs. Louisville Cardinals (9-2, 4-2) Thursday, November 29 • 7:30 PM • ESPN High Point Solutions Stadium • Piscataway, New Jersey The Big East football soap opera continued this week with the addition of Tulane University and East Carolina to the conference. Stand by for the entrance of Kevin’s pick to...
Via College Football Zealots
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Trevardo Williams & Chad Christen Honored By Big East

A nice pair of accolades for two members of the UConn Huskies football team who were part of the team's 23-20 triple-overtime upset win over the Louisville Cardinals on Saturday. Senior defense end Trevardo Williams was named Big East Defensive Player of the Week while junior kicker Chad Christen was named the Big East Special Teams Player of the Week. Williams was tabbed...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 26, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn Stays Alive For Postseason With 23-20 Win Over Louisville

Look, I'll be the first one to admit that I had written off the 2012 season for the UConn Huskies football team. And while they were holding on to the fourth quarter lead on Saturday, I still wasn't sold that they would win. But hey, they proved me and all the doubters wrong. Chad Christian's third field goal of the game, this one in triple overtime, gave UConn...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn upsets Louisville in OT

Chad Christen's 30-yard field goal in the third overtime gave Connecticut a 23-20 upset of No. 19 Louisville on Saturday. Blidi Wreh-Wilson set up the Huskies' winning score by intercepting Teddy Bridgewater's pass intended for DeVante Parker in the end zone. The Huskies ran three plays for 12 yards before Christen's second OT kick gave Connecticut (5-6, 2-4 Big...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn Hangs On To Beat Pitt, 24-17

If the UConn Huskies football team could have played like they did in the first half on Friday night all season long, maybe their results would have been different. Of course, they really do need to remember the game is 60 minutes long. UConn held off a late charge from the Pittsburgh Panthers for a 24-17 win in front of 33,503 and a nationally televised audience at Rentschler...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Paw Prints - The Daily UConn Roundup - 11/6

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. As always, links can be found by clicking on the read more button below if you'...
Via Sox and Dawgs
November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

FSNextTV: Crushing Loss

Connecticut placekicker Chad Christen could have been the hero in regulation. He could have been the hero in overtime.
Via connecticut.scout.com
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn Blows Late Lead; Falls in OT To Temple

There is a big difference between a good loss and a bad loss. No matter whatever way you skew the UConn Huskies game on Saturday afternoon, it's a bad loss. The Temple Owls scored a late 4th quarter touchdown and then took advantage of Chad Christen's fourth field goal miss of the game in overtime. They got the win in OT when Brandon McManus hit a 29 yard field goal to give...
Via Sox and Dawgs
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn Welcomes UMass To FBS With 37-0 Spanking

The UConn Huskies football team opened up its 2012 schedule on Thursday night as they welcomed the UMass Minutemen into the FBS. And after the way the Huskies played, it looks like it'll be a long season for the Minutemen. Behind a complete team effort, UConn beat the Minutemen 37-0 in front of 35,270 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. The story of this game to me...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

UConn 37, UMass 0

Chandler Whitmer threw for 219 yards and Connecticut scored touchdowns on offense, defense and special teams to beat Massachusetts 37-0 Thursday night, spoiling the Minutemen's debut as a bowl subdivision program. Connecticut's defense dominated the game, holding UMass to just 59 yards of offense and limiting the Minutemen to three first downs. UMass did not have an offensive...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Paw Prints - The Daily UConn Roundup - 3/28

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 some of the other sports. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a daily basis. As always, links can be found by clicking on the read more button below if you're on the home page...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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