Recruiting: Wachusett quarterback Tucker McDonald commits to UConn

June 23, 2022

Wachusett quarterback Tucker McDonald announced this afternoon that he is committing to the University of Connecticut. 100% Committed @UConnFootball @CoachJimMoraFB #HUSKYREVOLUTION 🐺🐺 pic.twitter.com/W9tve8bO8D — Tucker Mcdonald (@TuckerMcdonal12) June 23, 2022 McDonald has had a busy spring. A spring in which his recruitment ramped up big time. McDonald picked up offers from UConn, Rutgers, Buffalo, Bowling Green, Harvard URI and Bryant. He already held offers from Old Dominion, Yale and Western…

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UConn: Brighter days should be ahead for the Huskies sooner rather than later

April 17, 2022

STORRS – As soon as you walk in to The Burton Family Football Complex on the campus of the University of Connecticut, you’re immediately reminded of a time not so long ago when UConn football was relevant at the national level. Big East title trophies and a case full of Tostitos Fiesta Bowl memorabilia is hard to miss. Old jerseys and helmets of a few players who helped put the…

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UConn: 3 Observations from Huskies Spring Practice

April 17, 2022

We took the trip down to Storrs yesterday to take a look at Jim Mora’s first spring practice as the head coach of the Connecticut Huskies. Needless to say, we came away very impressed. From the structure and enthusiasm at practice to the Burton Family Football Complex, the UConn football program is on an upswing. Mora has hired a terrific staff and the facility is in place for the program…

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UConn: Huskies fortify a strong recruiting class by adding more talent on National Signing Day, Part Two

February 5, 2022

Photo courtesy of the UConn Athletic Department. Improved quarterback play and adding offensive linemen were both focal points for Jim Mora and his staff during the recruiting process. On Wednesday, the Huskies signed five Class of 2022 recruits and eight transfers on National Signing Day, Part Two. The gem of the 2022 recruiting class was quarterback Zion Turner out of St. Thomas Aquinas in Florida. Turner is a dual threat…

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UConn: Huskies land former Penn State four star recruit Ta’Quon Roberson in the transfer portal

December 31, 2021

UConn got a big commitment on Tuesday when former Penn State quarterback Ta’Quan Roberson announced he is transferring to the school. Roberson, a four star recruit out of Wayne DePaul Catholic in New Jersey is a redshirt sophomore and has three years of eligibility left. He is undersized at 5-11 197 but Roberson is a good athlete and could be a good fit in offensive coordinator Nick Charlton’s system. Roberson…

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UConn: Huskies add talent and size with the 2022 class

December 16, 2021

New UConn Head Football Coach Jim Mora was thrilled with the class that he and his staff brought in on Wednesday. Mora was pretty excited about his time in Storrs thus far and the 12 member recruiting class that was brought in. “It’s just been amazing,” Mora said. “It’s been awesome. Every single second of it. There’s a tremendous amount of pride in this state for football. That has been…

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UConn: Jim Mora makes a home run hire in Nick Charlton

December 9, 2021

UConn coach Jim Mora Jr has been around the game of football his entire life so he knows a good coach when he sees one. It is why he hired former Maine coach and Salem, Massachusetts native Nick Charlton as his offensive coordinator on December 1st. Charlton was the head coach at Maine for three seasons compiling a record of 14-13 overall record, including 6-5 in 2021. The 32 year…

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