TheRoundUp 8/10: More from the Facey commitment

Notes/Quotes from Facey commitment: "All indication is that Kevin Ollie may be the new head coach." - UConn Basketball - Connecticut News
Memminger on coaching situation: "All indication is that Kevin Ollie may be the new head coach. I’m fine with that. I just thought it was a win-win situation. We sat down with the president, she talked about of issues…They didn’t per se tell us (Ollie would be next head coach), it was more of an indication and hint.

UConn Football: Offensive Line Under DeLeone's Scrutiny - Hartford Courant
One stat emphasizes DeLeone's point: UConn allowed 41 sacks, tied for sixth worst in Division I FBS last season. And sure, running back Lyle McCombs rushed for more than 1,000 yards. But this program is used to a powerful rushing attack, and for the most part, it wasn't there last year, with UConn averaging just 118.5 rushing yards per game, 97th in FBS.

Connecticut: 5 questions heading into the season - CBSSports.com
UConn will be young at wideout, but has the potential to be talented. Senior Nick Williams has big-play capability and can stretch the field when necessary. Two others -- Shakim Phillips and Mike Smith -- didn't play for the Huskies last season. Phillips is a transfer from Boston College and Smith was ruled academically ineligible for 2011. At 6-foot-2, 190 pounds, Phillips provides a huge target for Whitmer. Smith could have a chip on his shoulder after missing all of last year. In 2011, UConn was the only team in the Big East to average less than 200 passing yards per game.

Regional Digest: UConn women's soccer team plays two exhibition games in Storrs this weekend. - Hartford Courant
The UConn women's soccer team opens the 2012 season with two exhibitions this weekend at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium. UConn plays Northeastern on Friday at 7 p.m. and LIU-Brooklyn on Sunday at 1 p.m. Admission to both games is free. Connecticut will welcome No. 6 UCLA to Storrs on Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. for the first regular season game of the year.

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