Aug 27, 2013
The Huskies were the top BIG EAST squad in this year's preseason poll as they received 749 points with league opponent Old Dominion being picked eighth with 589 points. Only North Carolina, Maryland and Princeton were picked ahead of Uconn with Syracuse rounding out the top-five.
UConn will open the 2013 season on Saturday, August 31, when the Huskies travel to the West Coast to take on No. 12 Stanford. Game time is set for 2 p.m. EDT.