Friday Sports Briefs

UConn, Danbury Whalers Eye Championship The UConn men’s basketball team competes in the Final Four this weekend in Dallas, tipping off against Florida on Saturday evening.  The UConn women’s basketball team will also compete in the Final Four, playing Stanford on Sunday night.  Last but not least, the Danbury Whalers look to defend their Federal Hockey League […]

Savage Transfer From Rutgers Demonstrates NCAA Release Requirement

Former Rutgers quarterback Tom Savage, a starter for the Scarlet Knights as a freshman, intends to transfer to another university.  Pursuant to NCAA rules, Savage has asked for his release from Rutgers to contact other universities regarding his potential transfer.    Savage, however, has encountered a common road block – Rutgers has denied his request for […]

UConn Women’s Basketball Team Wins Historic 89th Consecutive Game

Jim Rogash/Getty Images / December 21, 2010 The UConn women’s basketball team defeated Florida State on Tuesday night for their 89th consecutive victory, the longest winning streak in the history of collegiate basketball.  The Huskies bested the 88-game winning streak set by John Wooden’s legendary UCLA teams from 1971-74. Congratulations to the UConn women’s basketball […]