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TheRoundUp 11/19: Kembawesome edition

UConn tops Vermont behind Walker's 42 | News
Walker is going to have to carry the young Huskies at times this season, and against Vermont on Wednesday night, he put UConn on his back.

Carrying Huskies Apparently Not A Burden For Walker -
Is it good for the 2010-11 Huskies that virtually every one of Walker's 42 points were needed against Vermont? Of course not. Is it good for the 2010-11 Huskies that Walker is capable of scoring 42 points without making it look as if it were the most difficult trick on the planet? Of course.

UConn Notebook: Huskies Get Hurt Up Front -
The Huskies had just a two-rebound advantage at halftime but finished with a 44-30 edge. Fjeld (26 points) and Glass (24) each had career highs and continually found gaps, shooting 19-for-32. But UConn, behind Alex Oriakhi's five second-half blocks and Napier's ball pressure, turned things around defensively.

The Day - Freshmen in college years only | News from southeastern Connecticut
The way UConn coach Geno Auriemma figures it, when his team plays at Georgia Tech on Sunday, his five freshmen won't be freshmen anymore.

UConn women gain oral commitment from Illinois' Tuck - StamfordAdvocate
Tuck, who became the first freshman to be named Illinois Ms. Basketball in 2009, has led Bolingbrook to back-to-back state 4A championships. She averaged 19 points and 10 rebounds last season.

Syracuse happy but not done yet - Big East Blog - ESPN
They host Connecticut on Saturday in their Big East finale. A win there would make Syracuse 5-2 in conference play and would be assured of at least a share of the league title if Pitt loses one more game. A BCS bid is still very much possible. Add in the regular-season finale, and the Orange could actually win -- can you believe it? -- nine games.