STORRS--The UConn men’s basketball team has a highly-touted freshman class, and they call them selves the “Top 5” after a song by rapper Drake.
On Sunday, one of the members of the group, Vance Jackson, led the Huskies in scoring for the team's exhibition season-opener, and the 6-foot-8 forward did not disappoint. The talented player showed off his range by scoring four of his five baskets came from beyond the arc!
In all, Vance scored 15 points during the game.
The team won the game against the University of New Haven at the XL Center 83-68. Also this week, the Huskies were ranked a top-20 team by the AP to start the season.