There’s nothing like a cross-country trip with your best bud. But you don’t have to tell UConn’s D.J. Shoemate and Johnny McEntee that.
UConn coach Paul Pasqualoni walked off the football field after 2 1/2 hours of coaching his new team with a big smile on his face. “I’m just happy to be here, that’s all,” he said. “I’m happy to be here working, and starting spring practice.”
Dave Teggart had four field goals, including a career-long 52-yarder with 17 seconds to play, as Connecticut clinched the Big East’s automatic Bowl Championship Series berth Saturday night with a 19-16 win over South Florida.
Cam Newton may very well have clinched the Heisman with his heroic second half performance in Auburn’s come from behind, season saving win over rival Alabama.
Connecticut’s Jordan Todman ran for 175 yards and three touchdowns and the Huskies moved a step closer to a BCS bowl berth Saturday with a 38-17 win over Cincinnati.
Connecticut has swept the Big East conference’s weekly football awards after beating West Virginia for the first time ever.
Jordan Todman ran for 190 yards and two touchdowns to lead Connecticut to a 40-21 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday, just the second win for the Big East over a BCS conference team this season.
Jordan Todman ran for 151 yards and three touchdowns as Connecticut bounced back from a season-opening loss at Michigan by blowing out Texas Southern 62-3 on Saturday.
The Huskies return 15 starters from a squad that went 8-5 last season and won the PapaJohn’s Bowl.