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Men’s tennis set to face Temple, Delaware

Men’s tennis set to face Temple, Delaware

The UConn men’s tennis team will be itching to get back on the court after last weekend’s scheduled match at Boston University was postponed. The Huskies (7-6) will take on Temple Saturday morning at the Magic Lincer Tennis Club in Manchester and will face Delaware at the East Hartford Tennis Club Sunday morning.

Column: Include WAB in your bubble talk

Column: Include WAB in your bubble talk

This year, the NCAA accepted it was time to put its old evaluation measure of choice, the old and decrepit RPI, out to pasture. In replacement is the NET. The NCAA, like many powerful organizations, has chosen to be secretive about what makes up this concoction.

Men’s Basketball: Road woes continue, Jalen injured in blowout at Temple

Men’s Basketball: Road woes continue, Jalen injured in blowout at Temple

Tangled between two Temple defenders reaching for a rebound, Jalen Adams twisted to the ground with his leg pinned down by the two Owls. He could barely get up and had to be helped off the court, and was ruled out for the game shortly after with a sprained MCL.

Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

It was a fair week for the American Athletic Conference in women’s basketball. Some of the good teams won and some of the bad ones lost. Ultimately the conference yearns for better, but several programs had quality weeks.

Men’s Basketball Around the American: Cincinnati rides 7-game winning streak

Men’s Basketball Around the American: Cincinnati rides 7-game winning streak

As the fall semester is coming to a close for students, college basketball is just hitting its stride as most teams have played eight games at this point. While there is still time for growth, the power amongst The American has seemingly been set, with two of the top teams already carrying sizeable winning streaks.

Men's Basketball Around the American: Houston remains undefeated

Men's Basketball Around the American: Houston remains undefeated

The last time we checked in with UConn’s conference opponents, they were just getting their feet wet with the rest of the college basketball world, most with only one or two games under their belt. Over halfway through non-conference play, we might not be able to draw concrete conclusions about quality yet, but some teams have gotten off to hotter starts than others.

Around the American: Basketball pre-season wraps up

Around the American: Basketball pre-season wraps up

Cincinnati 68-41 Tusculum: 

Our consensus No. 1 in the conference pick, Cincinnati, pulled away with 40 points during the second half in their final tune-up of the season. The Bearcats had a strong overall performance; not a single player on the roster had a negative plus/minus, with Tre Scott leading the game at a plus/minus of 27. Guard Cane Broome led with 15 points and five boards. 

Husky Hoopla: Breakdown of Men's AAC Teams

Husky Hoopla: Breakdown of Men's AAC Teams

Check out our projection for the 2018-2019 American Men’s Basketball season

Husky Hoopla: Women's AAC Contenders

Husky Hoopla: Women's AAC Contenders

If you follow UConn women’s basketball, you know that year in and year out they are expected to win a national championship. Despite Kia Nurse and Gabby Williams graduating after last season, the Huskies are expected to steamroll through The American yet again. 

Women’s Soccer: Huskies ship south for final road trip of season

Women’s Soccer: Huskies ship south for final road trip of season

“Temple’s getting some decent results and East Carolina has a result or two, but we have the ability to beat both those teams,” Rodriguez said. “Our main objective right now is we’re gonna be spoilers. We’re not in the conference tournament, but we’re not gonna finish tenth.”

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Houston 49, Navy 36 

Houston (6-1, 3-0) spread the ball around as they got 413 passing yards from QB D’Eriq King and 157 yards on the ground from a multitude of players. King threw three touchdowns, all to different receivers.

No. 20 UConn hosts Temple looking for crucial conference points

No. 20 UConn hosts Temple looking for crucial conference points

Down the stretch of the season, every in-conference matchup becomes more and more significant. Currently, the UConn men’s soccer team sits tied atop the American Athletic Conference standings. The Huskies have a chance to take sole possession of first this weekend as they welcome Temple to Storrs on Saturday.

Around The American: UCF stays unbeaten in thriller against Memphis

Around The American: UCF stays unbeaten in thriller against Memphis

It was a bye-week for the underwhelming UConn football team this week so we’re taking a look at the rest of the conference in this week’s Around The American, including East v. West matchups and a shootout in Memphis.

Volleyball: UConn continues their road trip, heading to Philadelphia to take on Temple

Volleyball: UConn continues their road trip, heading to Philadelphia to take on Temple

The University of Connecticut (UConn) women’s volleyball team  ended their first set of conference matches 1-1, but finished the weekend in Texas strong with a win against top ranked opponent Houston. This weekend they are taking a trip to Philadelphia to play Temple  on Sunday at 1 p.m.