Kevin Ollie

UConn Recruit Has Solid Performance At Springfield Tournament

UConn Recruit Has Solid Performance At Springfield Tournament

Brewster Academy's big lead had dwindled to three points, but the stop was made when needed, the solid possession executed, and when the buzzer sounded another victory secured.

"We're undefeated right now," said guard Makai Ashton-Langford, who is signed to play for UConn next season. "So I'm pretty excited about that. I'll take an ugly win over a pretty loss."

That must sound good to UConn fans. Wins, ugly or otherwise, have been scarce at UConn (7-10), but have been all Ashton-Langford has known for quite a while. Between his AAU team, Mass Rivals, and Brewster, the top-level prep school in New Hampshire, he has been on the winning side 35 games in a row,...