With Jim Calhoun watching from the stands, Shabazz Napier capped Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie’s first NCAA tournament appearance with a win.
Carl Jones scored 15 points to lead four players in double figures as Saint Joseph’s beat Coppin State 67-55 Tuesday night in a nonconference affair.
Chatilla van Grinsven scored 18 points and Saint Joseph’s stunned No. 5 Maryland 50-49 on Saturday.
C.J. Aiken scored 20 points as Saint Joseph’s defeated Coppin State 81-72 Wednesday night, tying coach Phil Martelli for the most victories in school history.