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    Kentan  Facey
    12 Kentan Facey
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Trelawny, Jamaica

    High School:
    Long Island (N.Y.) Lutheran

    Height / Weight:
    6-9 / 206

    Position:
    Forward

    Birthdate:
    07/14/1993

    03/18/2015

    UConn Falls Short to Arizona State in 1st round, 68-61

    Rodney Purvis led the Huskies with 19 points.

    03/13/2015

    Boatright's Buzzer-Beater Lifts UConn Over Cincinnati, 57-54

    UConn faces Tulsa in the Conference Semifinals on Saturday on 5 p.m.

    03/12/2015

    UConn Cruises Past South Florida, 69-43

    The Huskies will face Cincinnati in the Conference Quarterfinals on Friday (9 p.m.)

    02/23/2015

    Huskies Look To Gain Momentum In Tulane Win

    Boatright says Huskies can still make a run in March.

    02/04/2015

    Boatright Leads Huskies Over East Carolina, 65-52

    The senior guard tallied a career-best seven 3-pointers

    03/05/2015

    UConn vs Memphis

    UConn vs Memphis (photo by Stephen Slade)

    03/01/2015

    UConn vs SMU

    UConn vs SMU (photo by Stephen Slade)

    02/25/2015

    UConn at ECU

    UConn wins 60-49 at ECU

    02/19/2015

    Men's Basketball vs. Memphis

    NCAA Basketball: Connecticut at Memphis (USATSI)

    01/22/2015

    UConn vs UCF

    UConn vs UCF (photo by Stephen Slade)

    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... Recorded his first career double-double this season against Central Connecticut (12/28)...Finished second on the team with a career-high 5.2 rebounds as a sophomore.

    As a Sophomore in 2014-15: Appeared in 31 of UConn’s 35 games this season, making 22 starts and averaging a career-high 4.4 points... Was second on the team with 5.2 rebounds per game… 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 13 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 for the Huskies... Scored a 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.

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