Shoemate's Sideline Goodbye

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – A gentleman crossing the field Saturday after Connecticut's Blue-White Spring Game turned in the direction of No. 24 in the white jersey and waved.
April 24, 2012

Shoemate, Bennett Done for Year

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – The Connecticut football team had already received a double dose of bad news before it took the field for a 38-31 loss to Western Michigan Saturday at Rentschler Field.
October 1, 2011

McEntee Named Starting QB

Here's a milestone for the Paul Pasqualoni era at Connecticut. The first-year head coach of the Huskies has publicly announced a starting quarterback in advance of a game for the first time.
September 29, 2011

Wilburn Gets a Chance

There is no doubt the Connecticut football team is going to miss junior co-captain Blidi Wreh-Wilson Saturday when the Huskies take on Western Michigan at Rentschler Field (3:30 p.m., SNY, WTIC-UConn Radio Network). But the Huskies are lucky to have fifth-year senior Gary Wilburn ready to fill in at cornerback.
September 28, 2011

Tailback Situation Slightly Puzzling

STORRS – The offensive storylines surrounding the University of Connecticut football team are starting to sound like a sports-oriented remake of the movie Groundhog Day. First, there's the three-quarterback situation that refuses to go away. We remain at status quo as the Huskies prepare to play Iowa State Friday night at Rentschler Field.
September 13, 2011

Shoemate Tired of Watching

Connecticut tailback D.J. Shoemate calls it the "first game of the year." He is talking about UConn's game at Vanderbilt Saturday night. Don't take Shoemate wrong. He's not implying that the 35-3 victory over Fordham didn't count for the Huskies.
September 10, 2011

Report: Shoemate Transfers

Fullback D.J. Shoemate will transfer to Connecticut, the fourth USC upperclassmen to do so since NCAA sanctions were levied against the program.
July 7, 2010

Spring Cleaning: Running Backs

How are carries split among the running backs? Where does C.J. Gable fit into that distribution? Are the fullbacks physical enough for the running game? Look inside for the answers to these questions and much more.
May 21, 2010