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UConn won't play games in Hartford this academic year

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) The University of Connecticut won't play any of its home basketball or hockey schedule in Hartford this season.

Athletic director David Benedict said the school and the operators of the XL Center agreed that it would not make financial sense to utilize the 16,000-seat arena during the coronavirus pandemic.

"Our teams love competing in downtown Hartford, but the conditions brought about by COVID-19 have made that impractical," Benedict said in a statement. "Our men's hockey and basketball teams will compete (on campus) in the Mark Edward Freitas Ice Forum and Gampel Pavilion, respectively. We look forward to playing at the XL Center during the 2021-22 season."

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Leaders
Points: C. Vital16.4
Rebounds: C. Vital6.3
Assists: A. Gilbert3.8
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: C. Vital89.9%
3P%: C. Vital34.6%
Steals: C. Vital2.5
Blocks: A. Akok2.6
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Villanova24-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Baylor26-4
5 Florida State26-5
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Duke25-6
9 Creighton24-7
9 Villanova24-7
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Big East Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
7 Creighton 13-5 24-7
10 Villanova 13-5 24-7
15 Seton Hall 13-5 21-9
Providence 12-6 19-12
23 Butler 10-8 22-9
Marquette 8-10 18-12
Xavier 8-10 19-13
St. John's 5-13 17-15
Georgetown 5-13 15-17
DePaul 3-15 16-16
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 72.8 (126)
Rebounds: 12.7 (21)
Assists: 12.9 (198)
FG%: 42.0% (272)
FT%: 74.2% (77)
3P%: 32.4% (227)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 67.0 (114)
Rebounds: 25.2 (202)
Assists: 11.7 (109)
FG%: 41.5% (96)
FT%: 73.8% (320)
3P%: 33.0% (182)
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