Connecticut Huskies Archive

Film Session: The closing minutes against UConn

The Hoosiers came up empty on their last two attempts against the Huskies, resulting in their first loss of the season. A look at what IU was angling for on those two attempts, as well as two late scores involving ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to UConn

Indiana suffered its first loss of the season on Friday night, 59-58, to UConn in the 2K Sports Classic championship at Madison Square Garden. Here’s a look at five takeaways from the narrow loss to the Huskies: · Turnovers prove ...

Notebook: Hoosiers will learn from narrow loss to UConn

NEW YORK — In a game that had eight ties and 13 lead changes, it was fitting that it all came down to the final possession. Indiana (5-1) and Connecticut (6-0) had exchanged blow for blow throughout the 2K Sports ...

Video: Kevin Ollie, UConn players react to IU win

NEW YORK — Kevin Ollie, Shabazz Napier (27 points, five rebounds) and Ryan Boatwright (nine points, four rebounds) met with the media following Connecticut’s 59-58 win over Indiana in the championship of the 2K Sports Classic at Madison Square Garden. ...

The Minute After: UConn

Thoughts on a 59-58 loss to the Huskies: We know this team is young and prone to mistakes. That nights like tonight were bound to happen, a game the Hoosiers could have had but let slip away because of turnovers ...

What to Expect: UConn

It’s a quick turnaround for Indiana as the Hoosiers will take the court at approximately 7:30 p.m. ET tonight in Madison Square Garden opposite UConn in the 2K Sports Classic final. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN2 with ...

Indiana impressive in 102-84 win over Washington; Connecticut next

NEW YORK — Before Indiana left for its first road trip of the 2013-2014 season on Tuesday evening, coach Tom Crean said his team’s biggest challenge was to ensure that its identity traveled outside Assembly Hall. He wanted his team ...

Why They’ll Win It All: Connecticut

Throughout the week, we’ve stated our case for each of the Final Four teams to win the national championship. We conclude the series today with Connecticut. There are reasons to like Connecticut to win it all beyond the fact that ...

Darius Smith commits … to UConn

Darius Smith, a 6-2 point guard from Marshall high school in Chicago, has committed to Jim Calhoun and the Connecticut Huskies. Indiana hoped to add Smith during the spring signing period, but the opening at point guard created by the ...

Huskies win rebounding battle, beat Hoosiers 68-63

No Jerome Dyson. No Doug Wiggins. No problem for Jim Calhoun and the Connecticut Huskies. After announcing indefinite suspensions to both players on Friday night, Calhoun’s club dominated No. 7 Indiana on the glass and stunned the Hoosiers 68-63 in ...