The loss showed that UConn still has a long way to go. Hurley’s goal is to get to the level where Houston is now—where UConn used to be. That’s going to be exponentially harder without Adams on the floor.
The Huskies ended up finishing 13-for-24 from behind the arc and rode big performances from its trio of guards to advance past USF, 80-73, in the first round of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
Until this year, there were eight baseball teams in the American Athletic Conference. A round robin schedule of seven series isn’t enough to fill the customary eight week conference slate, so each team needed a travel partner, a team that they would play home and away series with every year.