Three players record double digit points, including 18 by Shonn Miller.
UConn rolls over Maine 100-56 on Friday night in the season opener.
Daniel Hamilton was the top finisher for the Huskies in the 3.1 mile race around campus
Rodney Purvis led the Huskies with 19 points.
UConn faces Tulsa in the Conference Semifinals on Saturday on 5 p.m.
UConn vs Cincinnati (photo by Stephen Slade)
The Huskies host the Green Wave at the XL Center.
UConn vs Memphis (photo by Stephen Slade)
Check out the photo gallery from the UConn men's basketball game against Tulane.
The Huskies were able to avenge their one-point loss from a season ago.
While At UConn: Has played in 54 games, making 22 starts during his time at Connecticut...Has career averages of 3.1 points and 3.8 rebounds for the Huskies... Finished second on the team with a career-high 5.2 rebound average as a sophomore... Just about tripled his scoring and rebound averages from his freshman to his sophomore year... Has attempted four three-pointers in his career and hit three of them.
As a Sophomore in 2014-15: Appeared in 31 of UConn’s 35 games, missing four due to injury, making 22 starts and averaging a career-high 4.4 points... Was second on the team with 5.2 rebounds per game… Shot 54.3 percent from the floor and 72.4 percent from the foul line... Scored a career-high 15 points against Coppin State (12/14), connecting on a career-best seven field goals... Recorded his first career double-double against Central Connecticut (12/28), finishing the game with 12 points and a career-high 12 rebounds... Ranked third on the team with 12 blocks... Played a career-high 35 minutes against Temple (12/31).
As a Freshman in 2013-14: Appeared in 23 games, averaging 1.5 points and 1.8 rebounds per contest... Scored a then-career-high 10 points against South Florida (2/12)... Grabbed a season-high and team-best nine rebounds against Maine (12/6)... Averaged 1.8 points and 1.6 rebounds in conference play... Saw time in UConn’s NCAA Tournament Third Round game against Villanova (3/22)... Made two of his three 3-point attempts on the season and went six of nine from the line... Attempted a season-high six field goals against Houston (1/30).
Before UConn: Attended Long Island Lutheran High School (Brookville, N.Y.) playing under coach John Buck... Was named N.Y. State Gatorade Player of the Year after averaging 14.8 points, 13.0 rebounds and 4.5 blocks per game in 2012-13... Nominee for the McDonald’s All-American Game.
Personal Information: Kentan Caulsworth Facey… Born July 14, 1993… Son of Norma Reid-Jones and Kenneth Facey… Has two brothers and four sisters... Born and raised in Trelawny, Jamaica. Came to the United States just over four years ago and resides in Baldwin, N.Y.... Played soccer and cricket growing up... Started playing basketball at age 15.