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2012-13 CONNECTICUT BASKETBALL Game #5 - November 19, 2012, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas University of the Virgin Islands Sports and Fitness Center --- 10 p.m. (EST), 11 p.m. (AST) OVER THE AIR TELEVISION: CBS Sports Network Kevin Eschenfelder (pbp) Larry Conley (analyst) Kristen Kenney (sideline) RADIO: UConn IMG Sports Radio Network WTIC-AM 1080 Joe D’Ambrosio (pbp) Wayne Norman (analyst) WTIC-Hartford, (1080-AM) WILI-Willimantic (1400-AM) WELI-New Haven (960-AM) #23 Connecticut Huskies 4-0 overall 0-0 BIG EAST New Mexico Lobos 3-0 overall 0-0 Mountain West 2012-13 UConn Men’s Basketball Date Opponent NOVEMBER Thu 1 AIC (exhibition) (GP) Sun 4 UMass Lowell (exhibition) (XL) Fri Tue TV Time W, 78-63 W, 100-62 Armed Forces Classic, Ramstein Air Base, Germany 9 vs. #14 Michigan State ESPN W, 66-62 13 Vermont (GP) SNY W, 67-49 U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. Fri 16 vs. Wake Forest CBS SN W, 77-71 Sun 18 vs. Quinnipiac CBS SN W, 89-83 (2 ot) Mon 19 vs. New Mexico CBS SN 10 p.m. Sun 25 Stony Brook (GP) SNY 4 p.m. Thu 29 New Hampshire (XL) SNY 7 p.m. DECEMBER 2012-13 UConn Basketball Roster *at Marquette *DePaul (GP) *at Notre Dame *Louisville (XL) *at Pittsburgh *Rutgers (XL) *at Providence ESPNU SNY SNY ESPN ESPN2 SNY ESPN/ESPN2 8 p.m. 7 p.m. 2 p.m. 7 p.m. noon 2 p.m. 7 p.m. *USF (GP) *at St. John’s *at Seton Hall *Syracuse (XL) *Villanova (XL) *Cincinnati (XL) *at DePaul *Georgetown (GP) SNY ESPNU SNY ESPN/ESPN2 ESPN/ESPN2 ESPN/ESPN2 SNY ESPN2 2 p.m. 7 p.m. noon 7 p.m. noon 7 p.m. 8 p.m. 7 p.m. # Name Yr. Pos. Ht. Wt. Hometown/Last School 0 Phillip Nolan Fr. F 6-9 210 Milwaukee, Wis. /Riverside University HS 1 Enosch Wolf Jr. C 7-1 240 Goettingen, Germany /Wilbraham & Monson 2 DeAndre Daniels So. F 6-8 195 Los Angeles, Calif. /W.H. Taft HS 4 Brendan Allen So. G 6-3 187 Windsor, Conn. /Windsor HS/Bridgeton Acad. 5 Niels Giffey Jr. G/F 6-7 205 Berlin, Germany /Heinrich-Schliemann HS 10 Tyler Olander Jr. F 6-9 225 Mansfield, Conn. /E.O. Smith HS 11 Ryan Boatright So. G 6-0 160 Aurora, Ill. /East Aurora HS 12 R.J. Evans Gr. G 6-3 210 Salem, Conn. /Norwich Free Acad./Holy Cross 13 Shabazz Napier Jr. G 6-1 171 Roxbury, Mass. /Charlestown HS 14 Pat Lenehan So. G 6-3 185 Middletown, Conn. /Xavier HS 20 Trey James Sr. G 5-9 168 Middletown, Conn. /Middletown HS 21 Omar Calhoun Fr. G 6-5 195 Brooklyn, N.Y. /Christ The King HS 22 Leon Tolksdorf Fr. F 6-8 220 Berlin, Germany /Leibniz-Oberschule Berlin HS 23 Dave Vandal Sr. F 6-2 200 Stonington, Conn. /UConn-Avery Point 25 Tor Watts Jr. G 6-1 200 Brooklyn, N.Y. /Xaverian HS/York Prep COACHING STAFF: Head Coach: KEVIN OLLIE, 1st Season as HC, 3rd Season at UConn (UConn ‘95) Associate Head Coach: GLEN MILLER, 10th Season at UConn (UConn ‘88) Assistant Coach: GEORGE BLANEY, 12th Season at UConn (Holy Cross ‘61) Assistant Coach: KARL HOBBS, 10th Season at UConn (UConn ‘84) Director of Basketball Administration: KEVIN FREEMAN, 2nd season at UConn (UConn ‘06) Assistant Dir. of Basketball Administration: RICKY MOORE, 1st season at UConn (UConn ‘99) *at Cincinnati *at USF *Providence (GP) SNY ESPNU ESPNU 2 p.m. 9 p.m. noon PRONUNCIATIONS: Enosch Wolf (eee-nish) Niels Giffey (kneelzz Gif-EYE) Shabazz Napier (shuh BAZZ (rhymes with Jazz) NAY pier) Jimmy V Classic, Madison Square Garden, New York City Tue 4 vs. North Carolina State ESPN 9 p.m. Fri 7 Mon 17 Fri 21 Sat 29 JANUARY Tue 1 Tue 8 Sat 12 Mon 14 Sat 19 Sun 27 Thu 31 FEBRUARY Sun 3 Wed 6 Sun 10 Wed 13 Sat 16 Thu 21 Sat 23 Wed 27 MARCH Sat 2 Wed 6 Sat 9 CHAMPIONSHIP GAME: For the second time in four years, the University of Connecticut men’s basketball team will play for the championship of the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam, played at the University of the Virgin Islands Sports and Fitness Center in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. The Huskies (4-0), who won the 2008 Paradise Jam, will meet New Mexico tonight (10 p.m. EST, 11 p.m. AST) for the 2012 tournament title. UConn, which advanced to the championship game with thrilling 89-83 doubleovertime victory over Quinnipiac in the semifinals Sunday night, is led by junior guard Shabazz Napier, averaging 20.8 points per game. New Mexico also reached the title game via a thriller, topping George Mason, 70-69, on a buzzer-beating three-pointer by Tony Snell, who leads the team in scoring at 19.7 points per game. Harvard (GP) Maryland-Eastern Shore (XL) Fordham (XL) Washington (XL) SNY SNY SNY ESPN2 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. BIG EAST Championship, Madison Square Garden, New York City Tue-Sat 12-16 BIG EAST Championship ESPN *— BIG EAST Conference Opponent GP - Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, Conn.; XL - XL Center, Hartford, Conn. All times Eastern Standard TBA FOR MORE INFO ON UCONN BASKETBALL PLEASE CONTACT: PHIL CHARDIS Assistant Director of Communications; twitter: @uconnmbbsid Office-- 860-486-3531; Mobile-- 860-771-3314 2012-2013 University of Connecticut Basketball Media Notes November 16-19, 2012 at U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam

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