Led by Niels Giffey’s six three-point-shots and career-high 24 points, the University of Connecticut beat the University of Memphis, on their home court, in the Quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Thursday night by a score of 72 to 53. The Huskies will now face Cincinatti in the semifinals.
Click here to read Dom Amore’s game story on how they did it. And click here to read Jeff Jacobs’ column on how the Huskies did it, “Eins, Zwei. Drei.”
University of Connecticut Huskies guard/forward Niels Giffey, 5, and University of Connecticut Huskies guard Ryan Boatright, 11, celebrate during a break in the action after Giffey hit a three point shot during the second period.