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2 hrs ago | Voodoo Five

The Voodoo Five Scouting Report: UConn

The Huskies are at a low point and are physically inferior. If that doesn't spell a win for USF in week four, the Bulls are in trouble.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The UConn Blog

UConn Adds Arizona and Ohio State

It was announced Wednesday that UConn has reached an agreement to play home-and-home series with Ohio State and Arizona over a four year period.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Deseret News

Final preseason breakdown of BYU, Utah and Utah State's 2014 football schedules

BYU, Utah and Utah State are coming to the end of their fall camps, so it's time to do the final preseason breakdown of the Aggies', Cougars' and Utes' 2014 football schedules before the season starts.

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Related Topix: Kevin Parks, Sports, NCAA Sports, Connecticut Huskies NCAA Football, Lyle McCombs, NCAA Football

The Hartford Courant

CT Recap: Ex-Huskies Orlovsky, Gratz Play Well In Exhibitions

Week 2 of the NFL exhibition season is in the books and 29 players with Connecticut connections remain on NFL rosters.

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NBC Connecticut

McCombs to Play at Rhode Island

SEPTEMBER 21: Lyle McCombs #43 of the Connecticut Huskies catches a touchdown pass by the defense of Chris Wormley #43 of the Michigan Wolverines in the first half at Rentschler Field on September 21, 2013 in East Hartford, Connecticut.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The UConn Blog

UConn Soccer Picked to Win AAC

The AAC coaches have spoken, unanimously selecting the UConn men's soccer team as the best team in the conference.

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The UConn Blog

Over/Under: 5.5 Wins for UConn Football

It would be the difference between bowl eligibility and a fourth year bowl-less, can the Huskies do it in Bob Diaco's first year? UConn football fans come into this season expecting an improvement from the 3-9 stinker the Huskies laid down last year.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The UConn Blog

UConn Football 2014 Opponent Preview: Temple Owls

Coming off a 2-10 season in 2013, Temple, led by 2nd Year coach Matt Rhule, look to rebound by returning a solid core of skill players and climb up the 2nd annual AAC standings Continuing the preview of every opponent on UConn's schedule this year, we take a look at conference foe, the Temple Owls .

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NBC Connecticut

Hope Is That Huskies Can Win Now

Everyone's excited to see what first-year coach Bob Diaco can do with a UConn team that managed just three wins last season and before that went 5-7 in both 2011 and 2012.

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BleacherReport

Predicting the Best Big Men for the 2014-15 College Basketball Season

The flash and flair on the outside draw most of the attention and praise. But without the beef and brawn inside, most college basketball teams will fail to make it big in the absence of bigs.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Hartford Courant

UConn's Reuben Frank Takes On Bigger Role This Football Season

And not just in size. In coach Bob Diaco's 3-4, 4-3 hybrid defensive scheme, the 6-foot-4, 246-pound Frank will play in a standing position at outside linebacker about 50 percent of the time and down as a defensive lineman about half of the time..

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News Times

Kicker Puyol, punter Wain take their turns at UConn

For the past two seasons, Bobby Puyol and Justin Wain have waited and watched and learned for their chance to step into the spotlight and showcase their talents for the UConn Huskies.

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NBC Connecticut

DeLorenzo Ready to Carry Load

Back in June, two seasons after earning Freshman All-American honors with the Huskies, running back Lyle McCombs left the team, leaving a gaping hole on the depth chart.

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Bradenton.com

UConn hoping Diaco can raise football profile

The 41-year old former Notre Dame defensive coordinator is charged with making relevant a program that has not had a winning season or been to a bowl game since Randy Edsall left following the 2010 season and a 48-20 loss to Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl.

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The UConn Blog

Huskies by Position: Quarterback

It's the most important position on the field, and with fifteen days until the season opener we don't know who's leading the offense onto the field against BYU.

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News Times

UConn's Facey looks forward to stronger sophomore season

Connecticut's Kentan Facey reacts during the first half of Connecticut's NCAA college basketball game against Houston, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in Storrs, Conn.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Yahoo!

Another NBA coup for Wildcats

The Perth Wildcats have backed up the breakthrough signing of the Miami Heat's James Ennis a year ago by signing pick 37 of the 2014 NBA Draft, DeAndre Daniels.

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The UConn Blog

UConn Football 2014 Opponent Preview: UCF Knights

Fresh off of the best season in program history, the UCF Knights have lost talent at some key positions but they should still be among the class of the conference this year.

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The UConn Blog

How ESPN Became the AAC's New Best Friend

Once viewed as a worrisome adversary, AAC teams, fans and administrators should now see ESPN as a powerful ally in its quest to regain major conference status in college football.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Connecticut Post

Duke, Florida and Stanford are attention-grabbing names on a basketball schedule, and the defending national champion UConn Huskies will have to be road warriors to beat all three this season.

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