Shabazz Napier and the Huskies take on UMES on Monday night.
Dec. 16, 2012
STORRS, Conn. - The University of Connecticut men's basketball team returns to action on Monday when it takes on Maryland Eastern Shore in the XL Center at 7:00 p.m. The game will be televised by SNY and heard on the UConn IMG Sports Radio Network.
UConn (7-2) is coming off a 10-day break for final exams, following a 57-49 victory over Harvard on Dec. 7 at Gampel Pavilion.
The Huskies are led by the guard tandem of junior Shabazz Napier (17.2 ppg) and sophomore Ryan Boatright (14.4 ppg, 4.6 apg). Sophomore forward DeAndre Daniels, coming off a creer-high 23 points vs. Harvard, is averaging 9.8 ppg.
Maryland Eastern Shore (0-9) last played on Dec. 8, bowing at Cincinnati, 92-60. The Hawks are led by sophomore guard Kyree Jones, averaging 16.6 points per game.
UMES is a member of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and is 0-1 in league play so far.
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