1. “The peaks and valleys of this roller-coaster ride aren’t likely to cause UConn coach Jim Calhoun any real stress just yet. The pressure to repeat as national champs is tempered by memories of a team that went 9-9 in league play only to emerge unbeatable in March. The 69-year-old coach managed his callow team with surprising patience on the way to last season’s title, and he’s reaping the rewards of that top-notch teaching job today. Both just sophomores, steady Napier and electric Lamb form one of the best backcourts in the nation, and Alex Oriakhi, the team’s lone starting upperclassman, is in the perfect position to mentor Drummond going forward.”
Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/basketball/ncaa/01/09/uconn.drummond/index.html#ixzz1j3rtnP59
(via Youthful core could make Connecticut dangerous come March - NCAA Basketball - SI.com)

    The peaks and valleys of this roller-coaster ride aren’t likely to cause UConn coach Jim Calhoun any real stress just yet. The pressure to repeat as national champs is tempered by memories of a team that went 9-9 in league play only to emerge unbeatable in March. The 69-year-old coach managed his callow team with surprising patience on the way to last season’s title, and he’s reaping the rewards of that top-notch teaching job today. Both just sophomores, steady Napier and electric Lamb form one of the best backcourts in the nation, and Alex Oriakhi, the team’s lone starting upperclassman, is in the perfect position to mentor Drummond going forward.”


    Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/basketball/ncaa/01/09/uconn.drummond/index.html#ixzz1j3rtnP59

    (via Youthful core could make Connecticut dangerous come March - NCAA Basketball - SI.com)

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