Josh Boone scored 17 points and Denham Brown added 16 Wednesday night, helping No. 2 Connecticut overcome cold shooting to hold off South Florida 66-53 for coach Jim Calhoun's 729th career win.
Josh Boone scored 18 points as No. 1 UConn rebounded from Monday's loss at No. 4 'Nova in an 81-75 victory over No. 11 West Virginia on Saturday, the Mountaineers' third loss in four games.
Hilton Armstrong had 16 points and 12 rebounds and Josh Boone had nine and 13 on Saturday to lead No. 1 Connecticut to its seventh consecutive win, a 76-62 victory over Providence.
Rashad Anderson scored 21 points, Josh Boone had 18 points and 10 rebounds as No. 3 Connecticut ended No. 20 Syracuse's 12-game winning streak, 88-80 on Monday night.
Josh Boone scored 13 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the first half and finished with 17 and 12 as the third-ranked Huskies rolled to a 113-49 victory over Texas Southern.
Arkansas (1-0) at No. 2 Connecticut (1-0) 11:30 pm EST
Josh Boone scored 18 points as No. 2 Connecticut pulled away in the second half for a 75-56 victory over pesky Pepperdine on Friday night.
Connecticut sophomore center Josh Boone and freshman forward Rudy Gay announced Wednesday they will return to the Huskies next season after considering leaving early for the NBA.
Connecticut 85, Rutgers 63
Rashad Anderson scored 21 points and Josh Boone blocked a career-high nine shots to lead Connecticut (No. 20 ESPN/USA Today, No. 23 AP) to a 68-46 victory over St. John's on Saturday.
Josh Boone scored 20 points and Connecticut's frontcourt dominated on an off night by the guards as the Huskies (No. 13 ESPN/USA Today, No. 16 AP) posted a 77-68 victory over Seton Hall.
Josh Boone had 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead Connecticut (No. 11 ESPN/USA Today; No. 12 AP) to a 78-64 victory over Rutgers on Saturday.
(11) CONNECTICUT 123, QUINNIPIAC 71
Connecticut 73, Sacred Heart 55
Marcus Williams had a school-record 16 assists and Josh Boone and Charlie Villaneuva each scored 20 points to lead No. 11 Connecticut to an 87-59 victory over Central Connecticut.
Josh Boone had a career-high 19 points and grabbed 14 rebounds Monday night to lead Connecticut (No. 6 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) to a 97-60 rout over Northeastern in a game delayed for 20 minutes by a power outage.