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Shabazz Napier

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  • Gators to face UConn Saturday in Final Four

    Gators to face UConn Saturday in Final Four
    The only two teams to beat the Florida Gators this season are going to the Final Four. But much has changed since the Gators lost at Wisconsin and Connecticut late last fall. UConn's 60-54 upset of Michigan State sends the last team to beat the Gators...
  • UConn Men After Final Four Berth; Michigan State Stands In Way

    UConn Men After Final Four Berth; Michigan State Stands In Way
    NEW YORK — Kevin Ollie was taking the first steps down a road very few have traveled with success, the hazard-filled, replacing-the-legend road. There at the start was Tom Izzo, who had done it. "The thing that sticks out to me," Ollie said. "He...
  • No. 5 Louisville wins AAC championship

    No. 5 Louisville wins AAC championship
    If the No. 5 Louisville Cardinals are just getting warmed up, no one is going to want to be in their part of the NCAA bracket. The Cardinals continued their dominating run to win the first American Athletic Conference tournament championship,...
  • SHABAZZ NAPIER Neighborhood Lessons In Boston Started The Education Of A Point Guard

    SHABAZZ NAPIER<br>Neighborhood Lessons In Boston Started The Education Of A Point Guard
    STORRS — It was a field trip, which for some students is perhaps a license to tune out, lay low. Jason Irizarry took a group of UConn basketball players from his urban education class to one of the poorest districts in the United States, to the...
  • UConn Men 2013-14 Schedule,Team By The Numbers

    The 2013-14 UConn men’s basketball schedule: Nov. 8: vs. Maryland, 6:30 p.m., Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y., ESPN2 Nov. 11: Yale, 3 p.m., XL Center, SNY Nov. 14: Detroit-x, 7 p.m., Gampel, SNY Nov. 17: Boston University-x, noon, Gampel,...
  • UCONN MEN'S OUTLOOK March Is Back On The Calendar: Ban Over And Lineup Bolstered, Huskies Again Chasing The Prize

    UCONN MEN'S OUTLOOK<br>March Is Back On The Calendar: Ban Over And Lineup Bolstered, Huskies Again Chasing The Prize
    STORRS — A year ago, UConn had to master the art of playing with nothing to lose. While the Huskies had their shortcomings, lack of motivation — a sense of playing as if it didn't really matter because they were ineligible for the postseason...
  • THE FRESHMEN New Class Of Husky: Three Key Pieces Are Fitting Together Nicely

    THE FRESHMEN<br>New Class Of Husky: Three Key Pieces Are Fitting Together Nicely
    STORRS — The bonding process for Terrence Samuel, Kentan Facey and Amida Brimah started early. The incoming UConn freshmen had the chance to spend a weekend together in New York last April. Brimah, who comes from Ghana and played high school...
  • RYAN BOATRIGHT Avoiding The Speed Trap: He's Always Gone Full Bore, Knows It's Time To Ease Up

    RYAN BOATRIGHT<br>Avoiding The Speed Trap: He's Always Gone Full Bore, Knows It's Time To Ease Up
    STORRS – You can't teach velocity. It's either there or it isn't. No one has ever had to tell Ryan Boatright to put the pedal to the floor. “I pretty much used to go 100 mph all the time,” he said. Throughout high school and AAU...
  • Looking Back: Top Backcourt Tandems At UConn

    Looking Back: Top Backcourt Tandems At UConn
    Ryan Boatright and Shabazz Napier make up an excellent backcourt tandem. UConn has a strong history of excellent guards. Here are some great ones: 1964-65: The tandem: Wes Bialosuknia, Tom Penders The record: 23-3, lost to St. Joe's in NCAA...
  • 2012-13 RECAP A Pleasant 20-10

    2012-13 RECAP<br>A Pleasant 20-10
    The season started with the knowledge the Huskies could not make the postseason, but that didn't slow them in Kevin Ollie's first season. They reached 20 wins, primarily because of guts and resilience. Nov. 9: UConn 66, Michigan State 62 Shabazz Napier...
  • Basketball team primed for UConn, Big Ten backlash, big football recruiting weekend

    Basketball team primed for UConn, Big Ten backlash, big football recruiting weekend
    The Baltimore Sun's Don Markus, Jeff Barker and Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics in Terps athletics this week. What’s the biggest difference between this year’s season opener against Connecticut at the Barclays Center and last year&...