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Connecticut avoids upset in 89-81 overtime win over Saint Joseph's
Connecticut avoids upset in 89-81 overtime win over Saint Joseph's

BUFFALO, N.Y. — With Jim Calhoun watching from the stands, Shabazz Napier capped Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie's first NCAA tournament appearance with a win. Shaking off a 23-foot miss at the second-half buzzer, Napier scored nine of his 24 points in overtime to lead seventh-seeded UConn (27-8) to an 89-81 win over 10th-seeded Saint Joseph's (24-10) in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday night. DeAndre Daniels scored 18 while freshman center Amida Brimah forced overtime by completing a three-point play in the final minute. 2014 NCAA tournament bracket It was a big victory for Ollie, who took over two years ago after Calhoun was forced to step down...

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