Huskies will play eighth-seed West Virginia in second round
Shabazz Napier scores 23 points
UConn 74, Pitt 65
Huskies and Syracuse give national TV audience a thrilling Saturday
UConn vs. Iowa State NCAA Basketball
UConn vs. Iowa State, NCAA Tournament - AP Photo Gallery
The Huskies went to Spalding University for a full practice session on Wednseday afternoon.
Madison Square Garden. New York NY
Shabazz Napier has 15 points, while Andre Drummond adds 14.
Transferred to the University of Nevada Las Vegas following his sophomore season at UConn. At Connecticut: Has appeared in 74 games averaging 5.5 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.0 blocks per contest.
As a Sophomore in 2011-12: Appeared in 33 games, averaging 4.4 points and 3.4 rebounds per game... Averaged 5.3 points and 3.2 rebounds per game in BIG EAST play... Averaged 2.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.0 blocks per game in the BIG EAST Tournament... Notched double-digits for the third-straight game with 14 points and seven rebounds against Pittsburgh... Recorded his second double-figure game in a row with 11 points at Providence... Hit double figures against No. 2 Syracuse with 11 points and four rebounds... Played all 40 minutes at Villanova and notched seven points, five rebounds and three blocks... Finished with 10 points and five rebounds at Louisville... Hit double-digits for the second time in 2011-12 with 10 points and six rebounds at Notre Dame... Totaled four points and four rebounds against Holy Cross... Finished with 15 points against Coppin State.
As a Freshman in 2010-11: Appeared in 41 games, starting 33... Averaged 6.3 points, 5.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 25.4 minutes per game... Recorded 5.4 points and 5.0 rebounds per game in BIG EAST play... Averaged 5.7 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game in the NCAA Tournament... Recorded four rebounds and tied his career high with four blocks against Butler in the NCAA Championship... Added six points and eight rebounds against Kentucky... Registered five points, eight rebounds and two blocks against San Diego State in the NCAA Sweet 16... Scored a career-high 17 points with seven rebounds against Bucknell in the NCAA Tournament Second Round... Added 12 points, seven boards and two blocks in the BIG EAST Championship against Louisville... Scored 16 points with three blocks at St. John's... Pulled down a game and career-high 12 rebounds against Louisville... Scored 11 points with eight rebounds at Marquette... Recorded 12 points on a season-high four three-pointers with three blocks and two steals against Tennessee... Totaled 13 points and six rebounds in the overtime victory at Texas... Grabbed 10 boards with two steals and two blocks against Coppin State... Recorded his first collegiate double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against Fairleigh Dickinson... Started against UMBC and registered 11 points, seven rebounds and two blocks... Recorded a season-high four blocks against New Hampshire... Scored eight points to go along with eight rebounds and three blocks in 27 minutes against Michigan State...Registered 10 points on a perfect 4-for-4 from the field, including 2-for-2 from three point range, against Wichita State... Scored 15 points to go along with three rebounds and two blocks against Vermont.
Before UConn: Attended Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va... Averaged 18.6 points and 8.2 rebounds per game at Oak Hill... Was a 2010 Jordan-Brand All-American... Averaged 21.4 points and 11 rebounds per game as a junior.
Personal Information: Roscoe R. Smith... Born May 1, 1991... Son of Brian and Gaynel Thompson.