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The Fast Break - February 22, 2021

All the UConn sports news you need to know.

Ian Bethune - The UConn Blog

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Weekly Rewind

The latest UConn athletics news

U Gotta See This

Video highlights

  • James Bouknight soars for an emphatic slam:
  • UConn baseball’s Chris Brown flashes some serious leather:

Coach’s Corner

Find out what UConn coaches are up to on and off the court

  • Geno credits playful persona from Monday’s practice for team’s recent tear:

Team Time

Putting a specific UConn squad in the spotlight

After being chosen as preseason favorites to win the Big East, UConn baseball has some lofty expectations to live up to. But thanks to four preseason all-conference players and a loaded roster, achieving those expected results looks to be well within reach. Get to know the players Coach Penders will be counting on this season in these positional previews:

Big League Buzz

Catch up on former UConn players working across the sports world

  • Shabazz puts on a show playing for Puerto Rico:
  • Amida Brimah’s back and popping off in the G League bubble:
  • Fire - 1, Charlie Villanueva - 0:

Weekly Watchlist

Find out when and how to watch the Huskies in action this week

UConn Men’s Basketball:

- Tuesday, Feb. 23 @ Georgetown; 9 p.m. on FS1 (TV) / UConn SN (Radio)

- Saturday, Feb. 27 v. Marquette; 2:30 p.m. on FOX (TV) / UConn SN (Radio)

UConn Women’s Basketball:

- Thursday, Feb. 25 @ Creighton; 5 p.m. on SNY (TV) / 97.9 ESPN (Radio)

- Saturday, Feb. 27 @ Butler; 4:30 p.m. on SNY (TV) / 97.9 ESPN (Radio)

UConn Men’s Hockey

*No scheduled games remain at this time; Hockey East will be announcing each team’s next matchup(s) on Tuesday, Feb. 23 @ 3 p.m.

UConn Women’s Hockey

*The Hockey East Women’s Tournament begins on Wednesday, Feb. 24; matchups, game times, and coverage TBA

Final Play

A parting sentiment from The Fast Break team

The future looks especially bright for UConn women’s basketball ever since Paige experienced her first (and last?) taste of defeat in a Huskies uniform:

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