College Football

Connecticut Huskies (6-7)


Thu. 9/1 Sat. 9/17 Sat. 9/24 Sat. 11/19
vs. Maine
TBA
vs. UVa
TBA
vs. Syr
TBA
@ BC
TBA

UConn signs 17, focusing on players from winning programs

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Coming off its first bowl game in five seasons, UConn concentrated its recruiting efforts on players from winning programs, signing a class of 16 on Wednesday.

The Huskies recruits went 140-40 in high school, winning a combined seven state titles, said second-year coach Bob Diaco.

Diaco, whose team improved from 2-10 in his first year to 6-7 last season, said it was important to him to add "achievers" as he continues to build the program.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: B. Shirreffs2078
Passing TDs: B. Shirreffs9
Rushing Yards: A. Newsome792
Rushing TDs: A. Newsome6
Receiving Yards: N. Thomas719
Receiving TDs: N. Thomas3
Interceptions: J. Summers8
Schedule 2016
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 vs. Maine TBA
9/17 vs. Virginia TBA
9/24 vs. Syracuse TBA
11/19 at Boston College TBA
American Athletic Conference
East
  Conference Overall
24 Temple 7-1 10-4
South Florida 6-2 8-5
Cincinnati 4-4 7-6
Connecticut 4-4 6-7
East Carolina 3-5 5-7
UCF 0-8 0-12
West
  Conference Overall
18 Houston 7-1 13-1
21 Navy 7-1 11-2
Memphis 5-3 9-4
Tulsa 3-5 6-7
Southern Methodist 1-7 2-10
Tulane 1-7 3-9
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Defense (FBS Rank)
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