The UConn Fast Break - June 8, 2020

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Weekly Rewind

The latest UConn athletics news

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U Gotta See This

Video recommendations

Christyn Williams clarifies the difference between Black Lives Matter and All Lives Matter:

UConn, Great Pic

Photos of UConn’s finest

The banners are up in Gampel, making UConn’s return to the Big East that much more real:

Coach’s Corner

Find out what the UConn coaches are up to on and off the court

I’m really proud of my team. Agree or disagree if you like. But having lived through the 60s, it was young people standing up that brought meaningful change.
I don’t agree with some of the actions we see playing out. But those are the consequences of being given an opportunity to make changes and disregarding the voices of people in distress.
May 31, 2020
  • See Coach Hurley’s full range of courtside emotions in this epic video montage:

Big League Buzz

Catch up on former UConn players working across the sports world

  • Maya Moore stops by OTL to continue her fight for social justice:

What They’re Chirpin’ About

Highlights from the UConn Twitter-verse

  • UConn’s soccer turf is installed and looking pretty damn good if we do say so ourselves:

  • Former Husky Sidney Wilson has got jokes:

  • College football without marching bands?!

Team Time

Putting a specific UConn team in the spotlight

Forget what Max Kellerman said, hockey is puckin’ awesome! Check out this 3-part roster review to get to know the UConn men’s hockey team and find out why they’re primed to be a major threat in Hockey East this upcoming season:


Fun expressions of Husky fandom from across the web

  • UConn-inspired DIY at its finest:

  • Huge shoutout to NBA2K20 player FADED N 1 for this most flattering court construction:

  • This could be the best countdown we’ve ever seen:

Weekly Fancast

Once UConn sports return, we’ll provide info for the week’s upcoming games in this space. Until then, enjoy some classic recommendations from the vault.

Take us back to 2008…

CLICK HERE to watch this unbelievable game in its entirety

Cause We Care:

Learn about non-profits and charitable causes benefiting the great people of Connecticut

Foodshare does amazing work to address hunger and poverty for the people of Tolland and Hartford county. CLICK HERE to learn more about their mission. Plus, the current President/CEO is a UConn grad

Final Play:

A parting sentiment from The UConn Fast Break team

Finish off this week’s edition with these words of inspiration:

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