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From Elation to Frustration

UConn fans in the student section, who had been cheering wildly seconds before, look stunned as Texas player Jonathan Holmes hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give 7th ranked Texas a shocking 55-54 win Sunday before 10,167 at sold-out Gampel Pavilion. With 2.2 seconds left and the Huskies in the lead, it was all over for Texas and the fans rejoiced. But they would be wrong. A clutch 3-pointer at the horn changed everything.

The photo says it all. Take a close look and feel their pain.

STORRS 11/30/14- UConn fans in the student section, who had been cheering seconds before, look shocked as Texas player Jonathan Holmes hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give Texas a shocking 55-54 win Sunday.

STORRS 11/30/14- UConn fans in the student section, who had been cheering seconds before, look shocked as Texas player Jonathan Holmes hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give Texas a shocking 55-54 win Sunday.

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Stealing Sunshine

The UConn women got a post-Thanksgiving respite from the chill of New England and traveled to the Sunshine State to steal some rays and some basketballs. After a cool start against the College of Charleston, the Huskies heated up and went on to dominate Vanderbilt and Wisconsin-Green Bay to claim the Gulf Coast Showcase title.

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Stanford Snaps UConn Win Streak

The Stanford Cardinal halted the Husky 47-game win streak in its tracks Monday night in Stanford, California.  A masterful defensive effort against Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and a cool night shooting for UConn, dropped the Huskies to 1-1 for the season.

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Stanford, CA – 11/17/14 – UConn forward Breanna Stewart (30) is tied up by Stanford forward Kailee Johnson (32) at Roscoe Maples Pavilion Monday night. The Huskies 47-game winning streak was snapped as Stanford bested UConn 88-86 in overtime. Photo by BRAD HORRIGAN | bhorrigan@courant.com

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Election Day – Connecticut 2014

An election day that started early and went well into the next morning, gave us many visual moments of intrigue.  Here are a few that the Courant photographers captured.

Malloy claims victory

- 11/4/14 – Hartford, CT – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy claims victory at 12:30 am as he took the stage with Lt. gov. Nancy Wyman and his wife, Cathy, right. The Malloy family is behind them. The Society Room on Pratt Street in downtown Hartford served as campaign headquarters for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on election night Tuesday.  STEPHEN DUNN|sdunn@courant.com

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