Kentan  Facey
    12 Kentan Facey

    Trelawny, Jamaica

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

    Height / Weight:
    6-9 / 206




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    Daniel Hamilton was the top finisher for the Huskies in the 3.1 mile race around campus


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

    Rodney Purvis led the Huskies with 19 points.


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

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


    UConn Cruises Past South Florida, 69-43

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


    Huskies Look To Gain Momentum In Tulane Win

    Boatright says Huskies can still make a run in March.


    UConn vs Memphis

    UConn vs Memphis (photo by Stephen Slade)


    UConn vs SMU

    UConn vs SMU (photo by Stephen Slade)


    UConn at ECU

    UConn wins 60-49 at ECU


    Men's Basketball vs. Memphis

    NCAA Basketball: Connecticut at Memphis (USATSI)


    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... 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.