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Kevin Meacham

  • joined Nov 29, 2009
  • last login Aug 27, 2014
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TheOpenThread: Rutgers at UConn

The Huskies are back in action after an eight-day break, kicking off final third of the season with a home game against the Scarlet Knights.

Basketball Season Preview Part 4: On Expectations

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In Part 4 of our preview, we make our predictions on playing time and UConn's win total for the 2012-13 season.

Basketball Season Preview Part 3: The Schedule

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A handy grid containing all the details of UConn's 2012-13 basketball schedule, PLUS a look at the most notable games of the year.

Basketball Season Preview Part 2: The Roster

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We take a detailed look at all 11 scholarship players who will be suiting for Kevin Ollie this winter.

Basketball Season Preview Part 1: Brave New World

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The first in a four-part series, we look at the Huskies' transition from Jim Calhoun to Kevin Ollie.

Temple-UConn preview: Q&A with TheUConnBlog

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Temple blog Cherry and White Huddle asked yours truly for some thoughts on Saturday's game, and I did my best to answer without cursing the name of Paul Pasqualoni. As I will be in attendance for Saturday's homecoming game, please fill the comments with suggestions on which types of alcohol would best block out the pain.

Friends With Bennies: Previewing Rutgers

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We sit down with On The Banks to discuss Saturday's UConn-Rutgers game.

Scouting The Opposition: Week 3

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We take a look at UConn's opponents to see how they've done and what they're doing next.

Scouting The Opposition: Week 1

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Our weekly look at how UConn's opponents fared.

UConn Wildcat Watch: Mixed results against UMass

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We take a look at UConn's Wildcat package against UMass, in all its rhythm-upsetting glory.

TheGameChart: Let's talk about Chandler Whitmer

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Chandler Whitmer had an auspicious debut at Rentschler Field Thursday. We take a look at what UConn's new quarterback did well.

Pistons' Draft Dreams: Andre Drummond (Piston Powered)

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The Detroit Pistons' TrueHoop blog is covering potential draft selections for their team in the upcoming draft. Here's their profile of Andre Drummond, which includes a little bit of a blurb written by me. Spoiler: I like Drummond's athleticism.

TheOpenThread: All-purpose NCAA Tournament Saturday

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So many things happening today. From the UConn perspective, the women's basketball team opens up its annual march to the Final Four with a contest against hopelessly overmatched Prairie View...

TheOpenThread: NCAA Tournament, Day 2

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So, last night sucked. More on that later. But the tournament goes on. I'll be around most of the afternoon to chat about the final 16 games of the first round; feel free to join me. Your Friday...

TheOpenThread: #9 UConn (20-13) vs. #8 Iowa State (22-10), NCAA Tournament Second Round

Ladies and gentlemen, it's time for YOUR defending national champion UConn Huskies to open 2012 NCAA Tournament play. Tonight, in their second-round (really first round, but whatever) contest...

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TheOpenThread: #9 UConn (20-13) vs. #8 Iowa State (22-10), NCAA Tournament Second Round

Ladies and gentlemen, it's time for YOUR defending national champion UConn Huskies to open 2012 NCAA Tournament play. Tonight, in their second-round (really first round, but whatever) contest...

TheOpenThread: NCAA Tournament Day One

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Welcome to the greatest damn show in the world! It's the first day of the NCAA Tournament, assuming you don't count the silly play-in games, which I don't. Today is also game day for UConn's...

Q&A with TheUConnBlog (Wide Right Natty Lite)

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You read Iowa State's half of our Friends With Bennies exchange. Over at Iowa State's SBNation blog, Porter took the opportunity to answer some questions for those in the land of - corn, I guess?

UConn 74, Pittsburgh 65: Roscoe Smith saves the season, for the moment

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In Jim Calhoun's return to the bench, UConn pulled a reverse UConn during Saturday's uber-important 74-65 win over Pittsburgh: rather than the customary slow start and arduous climb back, the...

Obviously, the only thing holding back this UConn basketball team was a lack of HOLY WATER, because...

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Obviously, the only thing holding back this UConn basketball team was a lack of HOLY WATER, because life is a role-playing video game and now the Huskies are level eight wizards or something. The point is: Courtesy of Twitter follower @jaytheredsoxfan, behold your new spiritual leader: Pope Oriakhi XXXIV. Gloria in excelsis AO.

UConn 69, Seton Hall 46: 'A' for effort

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Our long, regional nightmare is over, as is UConn's four-game, three-week-long losing streak, courtesy of Saturday's 69-46 win over Seton Hall in its first game minus Jim Calhoun. After playing...

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TheOpenThread: Notre Dame at UConn

We'll keep this very simple: the Boat is back. Our team is whole again. So let's stop losing to fringe NCAA Tournament teams, k? UConn and Notre Dame tip off at the Morgue at noon on SNY in a...

UConn 67, Notre Dame 53: Size matters

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Even with its depth hamstrung by the temporary(?) suspension of Ryan Boatright, UConn looked at its best over the final 15 minutes of Saturday's 67-53 victory over Notre Dame. The teams were tied...

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TheOpenThread: UConn (13-3, 3-2) at Notre Dame (11-6, 3-1)

Good morning! For whatever reason, UConn and Notre Dame will kick things off at 11 a.m. today, which means, if the players are anything like I was in college (and they're not), they will be...

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TheOpenThread: Harvard at UConn

Well, lookie here. If it isn't a quality non-conference basketball game at Gampel Pavilion, pre-New Year's. That's more of a happy coincidence than anything else; this is the third straight year...

Central Florida 68, UConn 63: Huskies still have some growing up to do

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UConn's 16-game winning streak came to an end Friday afternoon, as the Huskies blew a 17-point lead and lost to the Central Florida Fightin' Jordan Progenys, 68-63, in the semifinals of the...

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The Dual OpenThread: UConn-Coppin State / UConn-Monmouth

Thanks to real life intruding, this afternoon will be my first opportunity to see the UConn men's basketball team play a live opponent on a real, live television. Of course, the team you and I are...

TheUConnBlog's Fourth Annual Men's Basketball Season Preview: Defending champs, Drummond, and living in the world of SHABAZZ~!

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Hooray! It’s Basketballmas in Connecticut! I’ve been fairly quiet on the blog as of late, but this is annually my favorite post of the year – and there’s no chance that I wouldn’t get set for the...

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TheOpenThread: Syracuse (5-3, 1-2) at UConn (3-5, 1-2)

  The stakes are incredibly high in today's crucial-ish Big East showdown between mighty Syracuse, who should've lost to a MAC team at home, and mighty UConn, which went ahead and did. The winner...

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TheOpenThread: UConn (3-4, 1-1) at Pittsburgh (3-4, 1-1)

  Based on the way the conference realignment picture is shaping up, tonight could be termed a trial run of dipping UConn's toes into the chlorine-less, cloudy pool that is Wednesday Night...

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