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UConn Huskies Daily Roundup - 3/19/16

Our look at who is talking about the UConn Huskies men's basketball, women's basketball, football and Olympic sports teams around the state and country.

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It's game day for the UConn Huskies women's basketball team as they'll take on the Robert Morris Colonials in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Womens' Basketball Tournament at 11 a.m. Be sure to check out our preview.

The UConn men's basketball team is also in action as they'll take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the second round of the 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at approximately 7:45 p.m. We'll have a preview/open thread later so be sure to check back later or on Twitter or Facebook.

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UConn Women's Basketball

Preview: Robert Morris Colonials vs UConn Women's Basketball | TV: 11 a.m., ESPN2, Watch ESPN [The UConn Blog]

VIDEO: Time For Stewie To Back-Up Her Bold Statement From Four Years Ago [The UConn Blog]

UConn Women's Basketball 2016 NCAA First Round Press Conference [The UConn Blog]

Robert Morris Coach Thinks Geno Is Best Coach in History of Sports [The UConn Blog]

UConn Women To Wear KD 8 Elite Personal Edition vs RMU [The UConn Blog]

Moriah Jefferson Wants To Know If She Was Asked a Real Question [The UConn Blog]

Breanna Stewart Takes Media Pressure off Moriah, Tuck [The UConn Blog]

5 reasons why UConn's women's hoops dominance is incredible [CNN]

These Are The Only 4 Teams With Any Chance Of Beating The UConn Women [FiveThirtyEight]

Early Wake-Up Call For UConn Women, Who Begin Quest For 4th Title In Row Vs. Robert Morris [Hartford Courant]

Bridgeport Women's Regional: Geno Has No Problem With Morning Tip For UConn Women [Hartford Courant]

Huskies are must-see TV [Journal Inquirer]

It’s a border rivalry for Nurse [Journal Inquirer]

UConn role players key as NCAA starts with Robert Morris [New Haven Register]

UConn’s Nurse, Robert Morris’ Mulrain, Smith played on same Canadian teams [New Haven Register]

Robert Morris adds foreign intrigue to first round [Republican American]

First round reunites Canada teammates [Republican American]

No. 1 UConn Hosts Robert Morris in NCAA First Round []

UConn Men's Basketball

Upset-minded UConn men take on Kansas [The Day]

UConn’s Adams and Selden of Kansas share a tight bond [The Day]

UConn defense key to continuing Kansas' second-round struggles [Des Moines Register]

Calm, cool, confident: Unbeaten Ollie leads UConn into No. 1 Kansas [Des Moines Register]

Kansas trying to overcome recent second-round hiccups [Des Moines Register]

Huskies Would Not Accept Failure; Other Things Learned [Hartford Courant]

UConn Men Confident They Have A Good Chance Against Powerful Kansas [Hartford Courant]

Ollie, UConn Thrive In The Underdog Role [Hartford Courant]

UConn's History Vs. College Basketball's Elite; Huskies Seek 1st Win Vs. Kansas [Hartford Courant]

Playing favorites [Journal Inquirer]

Adams, Selden renew friendly rivalry on court [Journal Inquirer]

How the World University Games led to an important tweak in KU basketball’s offense [Kansas City Star]

KU notebook: Jayhawks fan uses game to encourage donations for cancer research [Kansas City Star]

KU, UConn are two basketball powers with different football problems [Kansas City Star]

Huskies: Hey, we bleed blue, too [Lawrence Journal-World]

Kansas vs. UConn: Media Day recap [Lawrence Journal-World]

UConn men look to unseat top-seeded Kansas [New Haven Register]

Phil Nolan has made defense his calling card with Huskies [New Haven Register]

UConn knows you think it can’t beat No. 1 Kansas [New York Post]

Huskies draw their energy from Ollie [Republican American]

Childhood friends on opposite sides [Republican American]

KU opponent UConn top free-throw shooting team in nation [Topeka Capital-Journal]

'We rivals right now': KU, UConn relationships put on back burner ahead of NCAA Tournament clash [Topeka Capital-Journal]

UConn's name recognition should boost KU's second-round focus [Topeka Capital-Journal]

Huskies Challenge Top-Seeded Kansas on Saturday []

Caron And Andrea Butler Make Gift To Werth Family Champions Center []

UConn's Kevin Ollie and tournament a perfect match [USA Today]

UConn Football

Samuel Vretman Discusses Visit to UConn []

UConn Football Offseason Position Battles []

Ex-UConn RB Jordan Todman Signs Free Agent Deal With Colts [AP]

UConn Baseball

Huskies Drop Series Opener at No. 21 UCSB, 5-3 []

UConn Women's Ice Hockey

Chuli Earns All-American Honors []

UConn Women's Lacrosse

UConn Welcomes Fairfield Saturday []

UConn Women's Softball

Doty and Stockley Shine in Two Shutout Wins []

UConn Tennis

W. Tennis. Huskies End Spring Trip with 6-1 Loss at Long Beach []

UConn Swimming & Diving

W. Swimming. Butera Concludes Action at NCAA Diving Championships []

UConn Rowing

W. Rowing. Rowing Opens 2016 Spring Season on Friday []