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  • Comcast SportsNet and The Comcast Network to offer lots of college hoops

     
    Comcast SportsNet and The Comcast Network will broadcast 69 college basketball games this season, beginning on Sunday at 4 with the Midway Basketball Classic on the flight deck of the USS Midway featuring No. 9 ranked Syracuse against No. 20 San Diego...
  • UConn Routs DePaul, 99-78

    UConn Routs DePaul, 99-78
    STORRS — UConn had a week to mull over its loss at Marquette. Kevin Ollie had a week to think of new ways to get his team to play more aggressively under the basket, and DeAndre Daniels had a week to think about the minutes he did not play. "I...
  • Healthy Shabazz Wills UConn To Win

    Healthy Shabazz Wills UConn To Win
    – UConn had survived a frustrating shooting slump, had absorbed its opponents' run and regained the lead. Shabazz Napier with the ball … open. He hits his three, then the next time down the floor, he takes a pass from Ryan Boatright and...
  • UConn Men Outlast Providence 82-79 In Overtime

    UConn Men Outlast Providence 82-79 In Overtime
    There are games when the stat sheet should be tossed aside. There are games when the stat sheet should be shredded, incinerated as soon as possible. Once in a career, perhaps, there is a game like this. Kevin Ollie might want to save the stat sheet from...
  • Teel Time: Virginia Tech basketball's Hargrave pipeline continues as Donte Clark commits

    Virginia Tech basketball secured its second 2013 commitment Sunday, from Hargrave Military Academy guard Donte Clark. Schools from the ACC, Big East, Big 12 and SEC offered Clark, including Miami, Providence, Oklahoma State, Missouri, Tennessee and...
  • Shabazz Takes Over Offensively Challenged Game

    Shabazz Takes Over Offensively Challenged Game
    Shabazz Napier is a player who wants to take the important shots, and on Sunday, no one could blame him. His teammates were missing three out of every four, so when Napier found open space a few feet behind the three-point arc, he launched them....
  • Villanova Tops UConn, 70-61

    Villanova Tops UConn, 70-61
    Visit courant.com/ucnova for more photos. The nutshell play came with 5:16 to go. Villanova's JayVaughn Pinkston missed a second free throw, but UConn could not find a way to wrest the ball away. It ended up out on the perimeter, James Bell hit a...
  • UConn Men, Without Napier, Fall To Bearcats, 61-56

    UConn Men, Without Napier, Fall To Bearcats, 61-56
    Without Shabazz Napier, the Huskies did most of the things they usually do with him. They grappled, scrambled back from behind and gave themselves a chance to win another game. But, without Napier, out with an injured foot, the Huskies could not get...
  • UConn Falls To South Florida, 65-51

    UConn Falls To South Florida, 65-51
    In another twist to a UConn men's basketball season that's had a few of them, the Huskies worst loss of the season came against one of the worst teams in the Big East. Just a week after taking the best team in the league, Georgetown, to double OT, the...
  • UConn Beats Providence In Overtime, 63-59

    UConn Beats Providence In Overtime, 63-59
    Ryan Boatright powered his way down the lane as he had done, or tried to do, all year. He bumped with Bryce Cotton and tossed up an off-balance shot. Some of these crazy shots went in for the UConn men's basketball team this year, some of them didn't....
  • Waterbury Native Bringing Long-Distance Glory To Croatia

    Waterbury Native Bringing Long-Distance Glory To Croatia
    Most runners don't move from the United States to Croatia and become Olympic marathoners. But Lisa Stublic did. Stublic grew up in Waterbury, ran for Crosby High School and has dual citizenship in Croatia and the U.S. She will be the first female...