by Joel Welser
Last NCAA Appearance: 2006, Elite Eight loss to George Mason
Coach: Jim Calhoun (41-17 in 19 NCAA appearances)
Three Stars of The Day
We handpick the best performances of the day, whether it be stat lines that make you drool, or clutch performances. Either way, its our way of showing the love:
STORRS, Conn. (Jan. 8, 2008) – A.J. Price scored a career-high 25 points and Jerome Dyson tied a team record with nine steals as Connecticut beat St. John's 81-65 Tuesday in the Huskies' Big East home opener.
Jeff Adrien had 20 points and 14 rebounds, and Stanley Robinson added 15 points and eight boards for Connecticut (11-3, 2-1 Big East). Dyson finished with 12 points.
Price hit all four of his 3-point shots, dished out seven assists and grabbed four rebounds.