NCAA Men's Basketball

Connecticut Huskies (25-11)


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@ Cin 
W 104-97
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@ Temple 
W 77-62
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vs. Mem 
W 72-58
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@ Colo 
W 74-67
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@ Kansas 
L 61-73
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UConn adds New York guard to 2016-17 recruiting class

STORRS, Conn. (AP) UConn has added a guard from New York City to its highly touted 2016-17 recruiting class.

The school announced Wednesday that Christian Vital, a 6-foot-2 combination guard from Queens Village, New York, has signed a national letter of intent.

Vital had originally committed to UNLV, but changed his mind after Dave Rice's departure as coach.

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Leaders
Points: R. Purvis12.8
Rebounds: D. Hamilton8.9
Assists: D. Hamilton4.7
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: S. Gibbs85.5%
3P%: S. Gibbs38.7%
Steals: J. Adams1.1
Blocks: A. Brimah2.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas33-5
2 Michigan State29-6
3 North Carolina33-7
4 Virginia29-8
5 Oregon31-7
6 Villanova35-5
7 Oklahoma29-8
8 West Virginia26-9
9 Xavier28-6
10 Miami (FL)27-8
10 Kentucky27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova35-5
2 North Carolina33-7
3 Kansas33-5
4 Oklahoma29-8
5 Virginia29-8
6 Oregon31-7
7 Michigan State29-6
8 Miami (FL)27-8
9 Indiana27-8
10 Syracuse23-14
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American Athletic Conference Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Temple 14-4 21-12
24 SMU 13-5 25-5
Houston 12-6 22-10
Cincinnati 12-6 22-11
Tulsa 12-6 20-12
Connecticut 11-7 25-11
Memphis 8-10 19-15
UCF 6-12 12-18
East Carolina 4-14 12-20
South Florida 4-14 8-25
Tulane 3-15 12-22
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.1 (175)
Rebounds: 9.4 (275)
Assists: 13.6 (149)
FG%: 45.4% (100)
FT%: 79.3% (1)
3P%: 36.5% (82)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 63.5 (14)
Rebounds: 26.8 (71)
Assists: 11.4 (53)
FG%: 38.6% (5)
FT%: 66.1% (14)
3P%: 32.6% (73)