banner

College Basketball

more stats

NCAA Game Summary - Maine at Connecticut



(Friday, December 6th)

Final Score: (12) Connecticut 95, Maine 68

Hartford, CT (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Boatright had 17 points and five assists as No. 12 Connecticut routed Maine 95-68 on Friday night.

DeAndre Daniels and Omar Calhoun netted 16 points apiece for UConn (9-0), which moved to 7-0 at home this season.

Xavier Pollard tallied 20 points to lead the Black Bears (1-7).

"We hoped that we could kind of take at least part of their game away, but they're a very balanced offensive basketball team," Maine head coach Ted Woodward said.

Maine hung around for the first eight-plus minutes until a 20-4 Huskies run put them ahead for good.

Calhoun and Lasan Kromah nailed triples to jumpstart the surge, which was capped when Niels Giffey netted the final eight points for a 32-15 UConn cushion.

"It was a little shaky in the beginning there, we let them have a little run. Called a quick timeout and then they focused back up," Huskies head coach Kevin Ollie said.

The Huskies, who shot 56.3 percent (18-of-32) in the first half, headed into the break with a 54-31 cushion. and cruised to the easy triumph over the final 20 minutes.

Game Notes

Giffey finished with 12 points and six boards ... The Huskies outrebounded the Black Bears 38-30 ... UConn was 14-of-25 (56 percent) from beyond the arc.

12/06 22:58:13 ET

Other Stories

  • NFL: Minnesota at Green Bay

    Tomorrow at 8:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Football Friday with Tom Suiter

    Friday at 11:35 pm on WRAL-TV

  • ACC: Virginia Tech at UNC

    Saturday at 12:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • SEC: Alabama at Ole Miss

    Saturday at 3:30 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MLB: San Francisco at Pittsburgh

    Tonight at 8:00 on 620am

  • Football Friday with Tom Suiter

    Friday at 11:35 pm

Scoreboard
Local
Final
STL 3
CAR 1
7:00pm Tonight
CLB
CAR
 
Final
KAN 9
OAK 8
8:07pm Tonight
PIT
SFG
 
Final
BOS 3
NYI 5
Final
PHI 4
NYR 2
Final
STL 3
CAR 1
Final
WIN 2
OTT 1
Final
DAL 1
TAM 5
Final
CAL 2
COL 0
Final
SJS 1
LOS 4
7:00pm Tonight
CLB
CAR
 
7:00pm Tonight
BUF
WAS
 
7:30pm Tonight
DET
PIT
 
8:30pm Tonight
CHI
MON
 
9:00pm Tonight
EDM
ARI