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UConn Men Look To Bounce Back, Face Columbia At Gampel Pavilion

UConn Men Look To Bounce Back, Face Columbia At Gampel Pavilion

UConn doesn’t have much time to recover from the 35-point loss to Arkansas.

And there is much for the Huskies to do in roughly 72 hours between games – clear their heads, get healthy and find the answer to the most pressing question of all: “We can’t lose our identity,” coach Kevin Ollie said after practice Tuesday. “And we’re going to get our identity back [Wednesday]. It’s not about wins and losses, it’s about our identity and our mindset. Who are we?”

The Huskies returned from Portland, Ore., where they rode an emotional roller coaster for four days, taking their fan base along as they ended up landing cruelly hard on what they must hope is rock bottom. The first step...

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