Field is set for 2015 American Athletic Conference tournament in Hartford
If the Huskies win, they'll face a hot Cincinnati team on Friday at around 9:30 p.m. That game will be on ESPU.
UConn, of course, needs to win the tourney to earn the automatic NCAA tourney bid. If the Huskies win their first two games, they'll play Saturday around 5:30 p.m. in the semifinals, against the winner of Friday's Houston/Tulane vs. Tulsa matchup.
The championship game will be on Sunday on ESPN at 3:15 p.m.
Meanwhile, here's the schedule for conference award announcements:
Tuesday, March 10
Wednesday, March 11
Select Individual Awards Released
The American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Most Improved Player, Sixth Man and Sportsmanship Award winner will be released
Thursday, March 12
The American Athletic Conference will present the following individual awards at a reception in the Coliseum Club at the XL Center:
Player of the Year
Rookie of the Year
Coach of the Year
Scholar-Athlete of the Year
*** Tickets are available online at XLCenter.com, in person at the XL Center box office, or by telephone at 877-522-8499.
Additionally, all games of the tournament will have national radio distribution by IMG College and will be carried on SiriusXM satellite radio (XM 202, Sirius 218 and 92). Westwood One will have additional national coverage of Sunday’s tournament final. The American Digital Network will provide coverage throughout the week, including postgame press conferences and interviews with coaches and players.