clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Hit the UConn Links: 10/19/18

Lots of UConn news from the week that was.

Pato Jerzak

Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel as we’ll continue to have videos from the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball seasons.

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Our podcast is also on iTunes.

To open the links up in a new tab or window, use Control+click (PC) or Command+click (Mac)

UConn Football

UConn Huskies Football Depth Chart For USF (The UConn Blog)

UConn Football’s Eli Thomas Recovering After Suffering Stroke (The UConn Blog)

UConn football family rallies around hospitalized teammate (The Day)

UConn Football Players To Honor Eli Thomas As He Recovers From Stroke (Hartford Courant)

UConn Football Team Finds Silver Lining In Reliance On Freshmen (Hartford Courant)

UConn teammates stepping up to support linebacker Eli Thomas (New Haven Register)

Know the Foe: Connecticut (Tampa Times)

UConn linebacker hospitalized after suffering stroke (Waterbury Republican American)

UConn in the NFL: Former Huskies make minimal impact in Week 6 (The Daily Campus)

Football: Bye Week a time of reflection, while also looking to the future (The Daily Campus)

UConn Men’s Basketball

UConn Huskies Men’s Basketball Picked to Finish 5th in AAC Coaches Poll (The UConn Blog)

Tarin Smith Looks To Vault UConn Huskies Backcourt Back Into National Spotlight (The UConn Blog)

Kemba Walker’s 2011 Run Was the Greatest Of All Time (Busted Coverage)

Hurley finds familiar faces in his new AAC basketball family (The Day)

Local college roundup: UConn to hold open men’s basketball practice for fans (The Day)

Here Are Six Takeaways From First Night And Media Day For The UConn Men’s Basketball Team (Hartford Courant)

UConn Coach Dan Hurley, Part ‘Incredible Hulk,’ Finds Balance Through Meditation And Writing (Hartford Courant)

AAC Men’s Notebook: Cincinnati’s Mick Cronin Sounds Off On State Of College Basketball, Christian Vital Receives Praise (Hartford Courant)

Dan Hurley’s UConn Men’s Basketball Team Expected To Have Renewed Toughness, AAC Coaches Say (Hartford Courant)

Tougher Huskies? (Journal Inquirer)

Is this the year UConn men’s basketball surpasses preseason expectations? (New Haven Register)

AAC men’s basketball notes: Cincinnati’s Broome will be asked to score more this season (New Haven Register)

UConn Women’s Basketball

UConn Women’s Basketball Picked To Win AAC; Samuelson Named Preseason POY (The UConn Blog)

Christyn Williams Not Short on Confidence (The UConn Blog)

UConn Women’s Basketball Constantly Fighting Complacency (The UConn Blog)

Kobe Bryant Helps UConn’s Katie Lou Samuelson Avenge Loss To Notre Dame (The UConn Blog)

Napheesa Collier, Katie Lou Samuelson And Crystal Dangerfield Are UConn’s Core Of Answers (Hartford Courant)

Kobe Bryant Broke Down The Notre Dame Game With UConn Star Katie Lou Samuelson (Hartford Courant)

Geno Auriemma Says UConn Losing Wouldn’t Be The Worst Thing For The Huskies (Hartford Courant)

Geno Auriemma Weighs In On UConn Expectations, Megan Walker And Corruption (Hartford Courant)

Auriemma insists rest of AAC improving (Journal Inquirer)

Samuelson says she’s 100 percent after surgery (Journal Inquirer)

UConn Women’s Notebook: Samuelson still haunted by Final Four loss (New Haven Register)

UConn Men’s Soccer

No. 13 UConn Huskies Men’s Soccer holds off Boston College, 3-2 (The UConn Blog)

Photo Gallery: Boston College Eagles @ UConn Men’s Soccer - 10/16/18 (The UConn Blog)

Men’s Soccer: Huskies continue dominance at home thanks to breakout game from Burnett UConn Daily Campus

Men’s Soccer Notebook: Home sweet home - UConn Daily Campus

UConn Women’s Soccer


UConn Men’s Hockey

UConn Huskies Men’s Hockey Falls To Quinnipiac, 4-2 (The UConn Blog)

Photo Gallery: UConn Men’s Hockey @ Quinnipiac Bobcats - 10/16/18 (The UConn Blog)

UConn Men’s Hockey Provides Injury Update on Freshman Ruslan Iskhakov (The UConn Blog)

UConn freshman Ruslan Iskhakov taken to hospital after hit (ESPN)

UConn Hockey Freshmen Expected To Step Up Early And Often (Hartford Courant)

Headline: QU hands Huskies first loss (The Daily Campus)

UConn Travels to State Rival Quinnipiac Tuesday Night (UConn Huskies)

UConn Athletics

UConn Athletics Department, IMG Announce 15-Year Contract Extension Worth At Least $93 Million (Hartford Courant)