Two years ago, it happened for the Huskies. They arrived after a disappointing end to the regular season, fighting for their postseason lives.
Jalen Adams made a miraculous shot in the first game and the fourth-seeded Huskies ended up cutting down the nets at the Amway Center as American Athletic Conference champs.
“We kind of have a record of showing that anything can happen,” Adams said. “With us being UConn and what happened two years ago in this same gym, same conference tournament.”
These things are relative. The Huskies of 2015-16 might have seemed disappointing at the time, but won 21 regular season games, and with Sterling Gibbs, Shonn Miller, Daniel Hamilton,...