UConn releases basketball schedule

The UConn men's basketball schedule is out.

A post-season ban means the Huskies will end their season on March 9 in the regular season finale against Providence at Gampel Pavilion in Storrs.

It is one of only seven regular season games on campus this season, including the home opener Nov. 13 against Vermont in Storrs.

UConn starts the 2012-13 season playing Michigan State in the Armed Forces Classic Nov. 9 at Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

The Huskies also play in the Virgin Islands Paradise Jam from Nov. 16-19.

Their Big East opener is Jan. 1 at Marquette.

They play Pittsburgh and Syracuse for the final time as Big East foes, visiting Pittsburgh on Jan. 19 and hosting Syracuse on Feb. 13 in Hartford.

Here's the complete schedule:

Nov. 1 – AIC, exhibition, Storrs, TBA

Nov. 4 – UMass-Lowell, exhibition, Hartford, TBA

Nov. 9 – Michigan St., Ramstein Air Base, Germany, 5:30 p.m.

Nov. 13 – Vermont, Storrs, TBA

Nov. 16 – Wake Forest, Virgin Islands Paradise Jam, 6:30 p.m.

Nov. 17/18 – Iona or Quinnipiac, TBA, Paradise Jam

Nov. 19 – New Mexico or George Mason, Mercer or Illinois-Chicago, TBA, Paradise Jam

Nov. 25 – Stony Brook, Gampel, TBA

Nov. 29 – New Hampshire, Hartford, TBA

Dec. 4 – vs. North Carolina State, Jimmy V Classic, Madison Square Garden, 9 p.m.

Dec. 7 – Harvard, Storrs, TBA

Dec. 17 – Maryland-Eastern Shore, Hartford, TBA

Dec. 21 – Fordham, Hartford, TBA

Dec. 29 – Washington, Hartford, 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 1 – at Marquette, 8 p.m.

Jan. 8 – DePaul, Storrs, TBA

Jan. 12 – at Notre Dame, 2 p.m.

Jan. 14 – Louisville, Hartford, 7 p.m.

Jan. 19 – at Pittsburgh, noon or 1 p.m.

Jan. 27 – Rutgers, Hartford, 2 p.m.

Jan. 31 – at Providence, 7 p.m.

Feb. 3 – South Florida, Storrs, 2 p.m.

Feb. 6 – at St. John's, MSG, 7 p.m.

Feb. 10 – at Seton Hall, Prudential Center, Newark, N.J., TBA

Feb. 13 – Syracuse, Hartford, 7 p.m.

Feb. 16 – Villanova, Hartford, noon

Feb. 21 – Cincinnati, Hartford, 7 p.m.

Feb. 23 – at DePaul, Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Ill., 8 p.m.

Feb. 27 – Georgetown, Storrs, 7 p.m.

March 2 – at Cincinnati, 2 p.m.

March 6 – at South Florida, 9 p.m.

March 9 – Providence, Storrs, noon

Reader Comments


Post-game breakdown: Cincinnati

 Well, that was a complete dud. UConn never led and played poorly for most of the game, losing 70-58, at Fifth Third Arena.

Pre-game preview: Cincinnati

   Senior Ryan Boatright knows what’s at stake in the final 12 regular season games, starting with tonight’s action at Cincinnati at Fifth Third Arena.

Injury sidelines Cassell Jr.

  Good thing UConn has depth in the backcourt.

Post-game breakdown: South Florida

  UConn did what it had to do during its two-game home-stand.

Pre-game preview: South Florida

UConn enters today's game sitting in fifth place in the American Athletic Conference.Tulsa (7-0) and SMU (7-1) are pulling away from the pack.

Post-game breakdown: Central Florida

  UConn has had issues putting teams away this season.  It happened again on Thursday.

Pre-game preview: Central Florida

   UConn begins an important two-game homestand tonight with an American Athletic Conference game against Central Florida.

Post-game breakdown: Stanford

After its latest damaging loss, UConn faces a long, hard road to qualify for the NCAA tournament.

Pre-game preview: Stanford

UConn didn't lose its seventh game last season until March 8.The Huskies (9-6) are trying to avoid suffering their seventh defeat tonight at Stanford.

Post-game breakdown: Tulsa

   UConn suffered a major letdown against Tulsa on Tuesday night.   Almost nothing went right for the Huskies, who were simply out-played and out-worked for the first time in recent weeks.

Pre-game preview: Tulsa

  Remember when UConn’s big conference games used to be against Syracuse and Georgetown?

Post-game breakdown: Cincinnati

UConn is heating up at the right time.The Huskies scored an important 62-56 victory over Cincinnati today before a sold-out XL Center crowd of 15,564.

Pre-game preview: Cincinnati

It's too early in the season to place today's game in the must win category.

Post-game breakdown: South Florida

UConn completed a successful road trip on Tuesday.

Pre-game preview: South Florida

UConn is one of four American Athletic Conference teams still without a conference win heading into tonight’s game against South Florida at the Sun Dome.