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At least 35 arrested as UConn celebrates championship; repeat tonight?

A wild celebration for the University of Connecticut’s fourth men's NCAA basketball championship in the last 16 seasons has led to the arrests of at least 35 people, police said. Most of the arrests were alcohol-related, although a few were for scuffling with officers, police said, adding that no one was seriously injured. UConn Police Chief Barbara O’Connor told reporters that she was pleased by how most students handled themselves. The flagship campus in the small town of Storrs has about 16,000 undergraduates. Connecticut State Police arrested two people on the outskirts of campus on suspicion of breaching the peace and interfering with police. The revelers caused...

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