Jason Smith (basketball)

UConn Men Notebook: Lukas Kisunas Brings Fundamentals, Team-First Approach

UConn Men Notebook: Lukas Kisunas Brings Fundamentals, Team-First Approach

Lukas Kisunas is ready to play a role at UConn. It may not be a starring role, but he’s learned through extensive international experience how to play in an ensemble cast.

“It’s a part of the European, international style that I learned to play,” said Kisunas, who has played in his native Lithuania on Under 16, 17 and 18 national teams. “All victories come as a team. As an individual, it doesn’t matter how many points you have, or how many rebounds, at the end of the day it’s the team that wins. You’re not playing one against five, you’re playing five against five. So I’m happy being part of the team, [whatever] the part I have to play. You’re not going to be always the guy that...

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