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  1. New Year's Resolutions: UConn HuskiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    Conference play is right around the corner, so over the course of the next two weeks, College Basketball Talk will be detailing what some of the country's best, most intriguing, and thoroughly enigmatic teams should resolve to do with the New Year right around the corner. What can we say, we're in a giving mood.

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  2. YOUNG: Bright future for men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Spectator

    Junior guard Maodo Lo has led a Light Blue team that, despite suffering losses to its roster, has still kept up with some of the nation's best teams in 2014. Three years ago, Columbia men's basketball traveled to play UConn, and I had low expectations.

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  3. UConn Basketball's 2014 AwardRead the original story

    Yesterday | The UConn Blog

    Yes, it is that time of year. The time all us "sports writers" make our yearly picks.

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  4. Hamilton shows toughness, flair vs. ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, Connecticut's Daniel Hamilton shoots at the men's and women's NCAA basketball teams' First Night event in Storrs, Conn. UConn will host Bryant to open the 2014-15 season on Friday, Nov. 14. UConn guard Daniel Hamilton, center, goes to the basket against West Virginia forward Devin Williams, left, during a NCAA college basketball game in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014.

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  5. Brian Koonz: Ollie, UConn need to meet heightened expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Connecticut Post

    For 31 minutes Monday night, Kevin Ollie shook his head and puckered his mouth like he'd taken a chunk out of a lemon. The rancid face was a stark contrast to the normally incandescent smile of Ollie, the third-year UConn men's basketball coach with the five-year, $15 million contract.

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  6. Postgame Talk: Positives and negatives from UConn's win over ColumbiaRead the original story

    Tuesday | The UConn Blog

    After UConn's 80-65 win over Columbia Monday night, our basketball experts at The UConn Blog discussed what they liked and what they're still concerned about with the Huskies. UConn is back above .500 after an 80-65 win over Columbia at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport Monday night.

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  7. Rodney Purvis: Connecticut Basketball's Most Important PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    As the Connecticut Huskies cut down the nets after winning last season's NCAA title game over the Kentucky Wildcats, Rodney began his college career at North Carolina State before deciding to bolt for Connecticut. He felt that UConn gave him the best opportunity to progress and develop into the player he wanted to become, even though he averaged double digits in points during his freshman campaign as a member of the Wolfpack.

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  8. Onward and upward: UConn men respond to Duke loss with top shooting performance of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Day

    UConn's Amida Brimah, right, defends against Columbia's Luke Petrasek during the first half of Monday night's men's basketball game at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. UConn led just 39-36 at halftime, but pulled away for an 80-65 victory, getting 14 points and six rebounds from Brimah.

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  9. Post-game breakdown: ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Day

    Ollie believed the Huskies were due to break out of their collective shooting funk. His players had put too much hard work in not to get some results.

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  10. Game report: UConn 80, Columbia 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Times

    The Huskies hit three straight 3-pointers late in the second half to pull away from Columbia in an 80-65 win before 9,124 fans. Daniel Hamilton hit two of the 3s and Rodney Purvis , who scored a season-high 21 points, added the other.

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  11. UConn-Columbia Final Score: Sharp shooting boosts Huskies to victory over Columbia, 80-65Read the original story

    Monday | The UConn Blog

    Basketball is a simple game. All you have to do to win is outscore your opponent.

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  12. Purvis leads UConn over Columbia 80-65Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    UConn broke out of a season-long 3-point shooting slump against Columbia to head into the holidays with a winning record. Rodney Purvis tied a career-high with 21 points and the defending national champions beat Columbia 80-65 on Monday.

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  13. UConn's Purvis delivers much-needed offensive punchRead the original story

    Monday | News Times

    The UConn offense needed of some punch to pair with Ryan Boatright and Purvis delivered it, tying a career-high with 21 points in an 80-65 victory over Columbia Monday night in front of 9,124 fans at Webster Bank Arena. Following the 66-56 loss to Duke last week, Purvis said he need to stop thinking and just shot when he had an open look.

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  14. Huskies Find Their Shooting Touch, Pull Away From ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    UConn guard Ryan Boatright reacts after missing a drive but drawing the foul during the first half against Columbia at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport Monday night. Boatright had 14 first-half points and the Huskies led 39-36 at the half.

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  15. Game Preview and Discussion Thread: UConn vs Columbia, TV: 7:30pm, SNYRead the original story

    Monday | The UConn Blog

    Coming off a tough loss to No. 2 Duke, UConn returns to Connecticut to face Columbia .

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  16. UConn men's gameday: Monday vs. ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Connecticut Post

    ON THE AIR: TV -- SNY ; Radio - WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400, WELI-AM 960, WGCH-AM 1490 SHOW STOPPERS: Both teams have relied on strong defensive efforts this season, with the Lions allowing 53.7 points per game on 37.4 percent shooting and the Huskies 62.9 on 39.8 percent shooting. Only one team has scored more than 65 points against the Lions and that came in their 82-77 win Saturday over Hofstra.

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  17. UConn looking for points in BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | News Times

    In this Oct. 17, 2014 photo, Connecticut's Ryan Boatright dribbles the ball at the men's and women's NCAA basketball teams' First Night event in Storrs, Conn.

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  18. UConn will try to find its groove against defensive ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Day

    During one painfully hard to watch offensive possession in Thursday's loss to Duke, a frustrated Kevin Ollie slammed his hand against his bench chair. A sputtering attack contributed to UConn's demise that night and raised the blood pressure of Ollie, UConn's head coach.

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  19. UConn men's game day: Monday vs. ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | News Times

    ON THE AIR: TV -- SNY ; Radio - WTIC-AM 1080, WILI-AM 1400, WELI-AM 960, WGCH-AM 1490 SHOW STOPPERS: Both teams have relied on strong defensive efforts this season, with the Lions allowing 53.7 points per game on 37.4 percent shooting and the Huskies 62.9 on 39.8 percent shooting. Only one team has scored more than 65 points against the Lions and that came in their 82-77 win Saturday over Hofstra.

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  20. For UConn, a need to shoot better, limit turnoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | News Times

    With only a few days remaining for Christmas shopping, the UConn Huskies can deliver their coach an early gift Monday night if they can score some points. The defense has played well enough that the Huskies could easily be 7-1.

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