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The Associated Press | October 7, 2013

Bridgeport to host UConn basketball games

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Connecticut's biggest city will be hosting some UConn basketball this season.

The University of Connecticut announced Monday that the men's and women's basketball teams will each play a regular-season game at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport.

It will be the first time since 1987 that UConn basketball will play home games outside of Storrs or Hartford.

The UConn men will host Eastern Washington in Bridgeport on Dec. 28, and the women will host Temple at Bridgeport on Jan. 11.

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