Themes began to emerge as many speakers attempted ending on positive notes, to connect with the audience. Many times certain phrases surfaced: “You’re not alone. Ask people how they are doing and listen with the intent to truly understand.
The Huskies’ offense continued their consistently slow starts, failing to score in the first quarter and have still not recorded points in the first quarter of any game this season. However, UConn was able to keep Ward Jr. and Houston in check for the entire first quarter, holding the Cougars scoreless.