Men's Basketball Takes On UMES On Monday

Shabazz Napier and the Huskies take on UMES on Monday night.
Shabazz Napier and the Huskies take on UMES on Monday night. UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

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.

The Last Meeting
Maryland Eastern Shore63
November 28, 1987
Storrs, Conn.

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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