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Ryan Boatright turns his attention to NBA

Ryan Boatright turns his attention to NBA

STORRS, Conn. — Few UConn players have sacrificed their bodies over the years as much as Ryan Boatright — particularly this season. Standing about 5-foot-9 — "he says he's 6 feet, so we're gonna say 6 feet," coach Kevin Ollie quipped — and checking in at about 175 pounds, Boatright constantly battled through double- and triple-teams and got pounded on a virtual nightly basis. The former East Aurora star has had the scars to prove it — a gruesome bruise on his thigh from a New Year's Eve loss to Temple, now an injured shoulder. Through it all, through his four years at UConn, Boatright had never missed a game due to injury. He...

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