Connecticut Huskies

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      Adams Named To NABC All-District First Team

      Jalen Adams was named to the NABC All-District 25 First Team. March 22, 2017 Adams, who led the Huskies in scoring and assists for the 2016-17 season, was a First Team selection for District 25, which includes all 11 teams in the American Athletic Conference. The All-District Teams are selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC in Division I programs. The NABC, founded in 1927, currently has nearly 5,000 members. Adams started 32 games for UConn this season, missing one due to a concussion. He averaged a team-leading 14.3 points per game and 6.1 assists per game, which led the American Conference and ranked 10th in the country. Adams also averaged 4.3 rebounds, 1.1 steals, and shot a

    • UConn women's basketball fans bought so many tickets that their opponents got locked out
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      UConn women's basketball fans bought so many tickets that their opponents got locked out

      The NCAA has long waffled in its stance on game locations during the women’s basketball tournament. This season, they have effectively given a goliath Connecticut Huskies team home court advantage all the way through the regional tournament round. The NCAA scheduled the round to be played in Bridgeport, just an hour and a half away from the Huskies’ home court of Storrs, Conn. When UConn learned this, it bought an additional 500 tickets in excess of the 100 the NCAA automatically allots to competing teams. Huskies fans, though, also hustled and deftly bought out all the tickets to the regional round. This was before the tournament bracket had even been unveiled. “Knowing that the NCAA allotment