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UConn Men: Five Takeaways From Come-From-Behind Win Over Stony Brook

UConn Men: Five Takeaways From Come-From-Behind Win Over Stony Brook

At the lectern after the game, Kevin Ollie said he assumed most of the people “in the arena probably thought we were going to lose.”

On this point, there would be wide agreement. For UConn, trailing by nine with 5½ minutes to go, with Terry Larrier sitting with four fouls, things looked bleak. And there was nothing leading up to it, or in the recent past, that suggested the Huskies had a comeback in them.

It was much different, and not so long ago, when a nine-point deficit with that much time left wouldn’t seem like much of a hill to climb for a UConn team, especially against an opponent like Stony Brook. The last three seasons have changed that, and the old confidence...

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