March 15, 2012
STORRS, Conn. - UConn takes part in the Coastal Carolina Classic in its final early season tournament of 2012 against UAB, CCU and
About the Huskies...
NIKE Recap... Ward improved to 3-0 on the season in the win over
Scouting the Field... UAB enters the weekend with a 12-5 record. Freshman DH Jeff Schalk is the only regular batting over .300 at .315. Senior third baseman Patrick Palmeiro has driven in a team-best 13 runs, while batting .254 and scoring eight runs. On the mound, senior RHP Dillon Napoleon gets that call against UConn. Napoleon is 2-1 with a 3.46 ERA. Senior right fielder
Player of the Week... Mazzilli was named the BIG EAST Player of the Week for the week ending March 11. He batted .462 (6-13) and had a .611 OBP and .846 SLG, in
Following Mike Olt...
Up Next... The Huskies return to the Northeast for their first home game at J.O. Christian Field against Yale on March 21, before embarking on the BIG EAST season.
TWI(UConn)B History... In 2002, less than a week after taking two games in a three-game set against UAB, UConn defeated Old Dominion, 13-5, on March 16 and
Vs. the Ranked... So far, UConn is 1-2 against ranked opponents in 2012 after a 4-0 loss at