What’s goin on?
UConn opened practice this morning and the media is out after seeing the first 30 minutes.
We’ll get Coach Diaco around noon, No player availability today.
The first practice started out spirited that’s for sure.
I was thinking about the class so far, the 13 recruits on board including two UConn won out on in head-to-head matchups vs. 2014 preseason favorite Cincinnati including the first recruit the Huskies welcomed to the Class, defensive end Kevin Murphy, and the last so far, Pettus-Dixon.
Seeing these guys this morning and talking to most of them it’s clear these recruits want to be here and that includes Philippe Okounam who I understand was still hearing from LSU after his verbal commitment which is perfectly fair – it all is until that letter of intent is signed – but Okounam is solid. Oregon State is probably not going to stop trying to pull Pettus-Dixon from the UConn grips, either. He committed this week and he was at practice today. N.C. State and Boston College also offered ‘ships to the defensive back from Baltimore. Continue reading