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17. Shabazz Napier - He had great games -- and brutal ones. Napier can really shoot the ball from deep, but needs to learn how to consistently get his teammates easy shots -- and also become a quality leader. Also capable of being a terrific perimeter defender.
UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Says Lower The Rim In Women's College Game - Hartford Courant
"How do help improve that? Lower the rim [from 10 feet]. Do you think the average fan knows that the net is lower in women's volleyball than men's volleyball? It's about seven inches shorter so the women have the chance for the same kind of success at the net [as the men]."
Men's Soccer Hosts Third-Ranked UConn On Senior Day - FRIARS.COM - The Providence College Official Athletic Site
The Providence College men’s soccer team closes out its home schedule on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 3:00 p.m. versus third-ranked Connecticut. It will be the first of two games between the Friars and Huskies to close out the season, as Providence plays at 7:00 p.m. at the Huskies’ Morrone Stadium in Storrs, Conn. on Saturday, Oct. 27.
Women's Soccer Hosts Rutgers on Thursday in First Round of BIG EAST Championship - UCONNHUSKIES.COM - The Official Website of the University of Connecticut Huskies
The Huskies (8-7-2, 4-5-1 BE) are back in the tournament after a one year hiatus and received the American Division’s No. 4 seed. Rutgers earned an at-large bid after going 4-0-1 in its last five games as they enter Storrs with a 12-6-1 (5-5-1) record.
Rowing Competes At Head Of The Charles - UCONNHUSKIES.COM - The Official Website of the University of Connecticut Huskies
The best performance for UConn was in the Club Four event as the Huskies finished fifth out of 45 crews. The Club Eight finished 24th out of 34 and the Champ 8 finished 36th out of 40.
The University of Connecticut was clearly the top dog when it came to a run-in with Clinton's high school over the use of a husky logo. - Hartford Courant
Superintendent of Schools John F. Cross isn't exactly sure how long Morgan School has had a husky dog as its mascot, but he said it's been at least 25 or 30 years. Nor is he certain how long the school has depicted that mascot with logos that look a lot like UConn's trademarked husky head.