MEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE WEEK UConn Huskies' striker Abdou Mbacke Thiam
The UConn Huskies have had a simple formula for success in the last two seasons Ė find Senegalese striker Abdou Mbacke Thiam in position to score. Thiam has played 29 matches for UConn, converting 17 goals, the Huskies going 11-0-2 when he converts.
WOMEN'S COLLEGE PLAYER OF THE WEEK UConn Huskies' Stephanie Ribeiro
UConn redshirt senior forward Stephanie Ribeiro did not need long to recover from an injury that caused her to miss the 2014 season. Ribeiro scored seven goals (six game-winners) last year, combining with strike partner Rachel Hill to lead the Huskies to a 19-4-0 record. ON A ROLL UConn men topple Temple
STORRS, Conn. -- Sophomore Abdou Mbacke Thiam scored for the fourth time in three matches as the UConn menís team took a 1-0 win over Temple in both teamsí American Athletic Conference opener before a 4,159 crowd at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium Saturday night.
ROUTING THE RAMS UConn women fly past Fordham
STORRS, Conn. -- Redshirt senior Stephanie Ribeiro scored her NCAA Division 1-leading sixth game-winning goal as the No. 23-ranked UConn women's team took a 4-1 win over Fordham in a non-conference match at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium Thursday night. DOMINANCE UConn men run past Rhode Island Rams
KINGSTON, R.I. -- Sophomore forward Abdou Mbacke Thiam notched his team-leading fifth goal of the season to propel the UConn men's team to a 2-1 victory over Rhode Island at the URI Soccer Complex Wednesday night.