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UConn Men: Terrence Samuel's Long Journey Brings Him Back To Gampel

UConn Men: Terrence Samuel's Long Journey Brings Him Back To Gampel

Terrence Samuel will be wearing a different uniform when he returns to Gampel Pavilion on Wednesday night. A long and interesting college basketball journey is making one last stop where it began.

“It’s definitely going to be emotional,” said Samuel, who played as a freshman on UConn’s 2014 national championship team and is now a grad student playing for South Florida, “just thinking about all the good times I had in the past. I’m just looking forward to it.”

USF, which comes to Gampel to play UConn at 7 p.m., is actually Samuel’s third school. He transferred from UConn, looking for more playing time, after the 2014-15 season, sat a year and played a season at Penn State,...

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