Boxscore
Connecticut 61, New Hampshire 53
Thursday, November 29, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Harry A. Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, Connecticut
Officials - Steve McJunkins, Brian O'Connell, Gary Prager
Attendance - 8705

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
New Hampshire 18 35 53
Connecticut 25 36 61

Recap


Connecticut 61, New Hampshire 53: Ryan Boatright led the way with 19 points as the Huskies held off the visiting Wildcats despite a cold-shooting night.

New Hampshire was within four before Connecticut (6-1) ran off seven straight points – five by Omar Calhoun – to take a 57-46 lead with 1:43 left. The Wildcats responded with seven straight points of their own but ran out of time. 

Calhoun finished with 16 points and DeAndre Daniels added seven and 10 rebounds for the Huskies, who shot 36.8 percent from the field. UConn’s leading scorer, Shabazz Napier, was held to five points on 2-of-9 shooting.

Ferg Myrick recorded 20 points and Chris Pelcher added 16 and 12 rebounds for New Hampshire (2-4), which has lost four straight.

New Hampshire was within 18-16 after a 3-pointer by Myrick with 8:38 left in the first half before UConn scored the next seven points. The Huskies held the Wildcats without a point for more than seven minutes and settled for a 25-18 lead, thanks to nine points from Boatright. The teams were a combined 1-of-18 from 3-point range in the opening 20 minutes.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Myrick scored 19 points against UConn in the last meeting two years ago. … UConn leads the series 91-25 and has won seven straight. … UConn has won its first game in Hartford, at the Civic Center/XL Center, each of the last 25 seasons.
 

New Hampshire Wildcats

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chandler Rhoads 37:00 2-5 1-4 0-2 2 7 9 6 2 1 6 1 5
Ferg Myrick 38:00 7-20 3-6 3-3 1 6 7 1 2 2 0 1 20
Patrick Konan 37:00 3-15 2-8 1-2 3 3 6 1 2 2 2 0 9
Chris Pelcher 35:00 6-12 0-0 4-7 2 10 12 0 4 0 1 3 16
Chris Orozco 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
Chris Matagrano 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
Jordon Bronner 32:00 1-7 1-4 0-0 1 2 3 0 3 2 1 0 3
Logan Mortenson 10:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 0
Frank Okeke 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-62 7-24 8-14 10 29 39 10 19 9 14 5 53
  30.6% 29.2% 57.1% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 14

Connecticut Huskies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Omar Calhoun 38:00 4-11 0-4 8-11 2 6 8 2 0 3 3 1 16
Tyler Olander 16:00 4-8 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 0 5 1 3 1 8
Shabazz Napier 33:00 2-9 1-3 0-0 0 3 3 3 1 1 2 1 5
Ryan Boatright 36:00 5-10 0-4 9-11 0 1 1 4 0 1 1 0 19
DeAndre Daniels 20:00 3-7 0-0 1-2 2 8 10 1 2 2 0 1 7
Phillip Nolan 11:00 0-3 0-0 0-3 2 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enosch Wolf 17:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 2 4 6 2 2 0 1 1 4
Niels Giffey 29:00 1-6 0-3 0-0 0 3 3 1 1 1 2 2 2
TOTAL 200 21-57 1-14 18-27 8 32 40 13 11 9 12 7 61
  36.8% 7.1% 66.7% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 12