Location: Gampel Pavilion, Storrs
Tip-off time: 7 p.m. (SNY)
Records: Harvard 4-3, UConn 6-2
Last game: Harvard beat Boston College, 79-63, Tuesday; UConn lost to No. 25 N.C. State, 69-65, Tuesday
Probable starters: UConn, 6-1 jr. guard Shabazz Napier (18.6 pts), 6-0 so. guard Ryan Boatright (14.3 pts, 4.8 assists), 6-5 fr. guard Omar Calhoun (10.1, 4.1 rebs), 6-8 so. forward DeAndre Daniels (8.1 pts, 4.5 rebs), 6-9 jr. forward Tyler Olander (4.8 pts, 4.5 rebs)
Harvard, 6-0 fr. guard Siyani Chambers (12.7 pts, 5.3 assists), 6-5 jr. guard Laurent Rivard (11.4 pts), 6-5 so. guard Wesley Saunders (16.1 pts, 5.0 rebs), 6-7 so. forward Steve Moundou-Missi (4.2 pts, 4.7 rebs), 6-6 so. forward Jonah Travis (9.9 pts, 5.4)
Noteworthy: Last game before 10-day exam break for Huskies. ... Harvard coming off upset at Boston College. ... Crimson coach Tommy Amaker is 0-3 vs. UConn, which leads series 15-2 overall including 67-53 win last season. Not lost since 1972-73. ... Top reserve: sr. guard Christian Webster (8.0 pts). ... Saunders scored in double figures all seven games. ... Stat to watch: 3-point shooting. Crimson converting 42 percent from beyond the arc. ... Common foes: Vermont (UConn won 67-49, Harvard lost 85-78). ... Hot: Reserve Enosch Wolf shooting team-best 68 percent (17-for-25) from field. Cold: Olander averaging 4.5 points in last four games. ... Injury update: Daniels (back spasms) and R.J. Evans (clavicle) expected to play. ... Up next: UConn hosts Maryland-Eastern Shore on Dec. 17.
- Gavin Keefe
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