PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — The Huskies' first foray into the upper crust of the men's basketball world ended with disappointing results.
Yet with a furious and spirited comeback, UConn's time in the Bahamas ended, at least, on a hopeful note.
The Huskies came from 21 points down to get four chances to tie the game or take the lead over the final 100 seconds, but fell short against 10th-ranked Gonzaga 73-70 Friday in the third-place game at the Battle 4 Atlantis.
"We can't get down 21 and then start playing," UConn coach Kevin Ollie said. ... "But I think we're going to learn from this. This will be a great growing lesson for our guys, when we get...