Friday Sports Briefs

Congratulations to former UConn Husky Kemba Walker, who was drafted 9th overall by the Charlotte Bobcats in the NBA Draft last night.  Mike Anthony of the Hartford Courant has a great story on Walker: The tears rolling down Kemba Walker’s cheeks spoke to his appreciation for the journey behind and the opportunity ahead. He sacrificed […]

UConn Baseball Players Make Impact on NCAA Playoffs & MLB Draft

The University of Connecticut baseball team has reached the Super Regional in the NCAA playoffs.  The winner of the best-of-three series will advance to the 2011 College World Series.  UConn is set to play Saturday at 6 p.m. against the defending champion South Carolina Gamecocks.   In addition to the Huskies’ on-field success, UConn players played a prominent role in […]