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Shabazz Napier
Boston fans, a pitch to root for the UConn Huskies this weekend

As great a sports town as Boston can be, it’s not a secret that we don’t have much time or affinity for ones of the college variety.

Every once in a while, a Doug Flutie or a Matt Ryan will show up at BC and the football team will garner a modicum of interest. And sometimes lightning will strike at the Heights and a hoop team like the Jared Dudley/Craig Smith-led Eagles, circa 2005-2006, will sneak into the Top 10 and work its way to a Sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA Tournament. More