The Connecticut Huskies travel to play the Villanova Wildcats in a Big East matchup on Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. at Wells Fargo Center. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. The two teams have not yet met this season.
The Huskies are just 6-8 in Big East play and have lost seven of their last nine games. Villanova is 4-10 in Big East play and have won just once in their last six outings. Villanova could be without injured starters James Bell and Maalik Wayns for the game tonight. Wayns leads the Wildcats with 17.8 points per game. James Bell scores 7.5 points per game.
The Huskies are running out of time to pick up Big East wins before the conference tournament. Including the Villanova game tonight, there are only four games remaining in the regular season for UConn, which is 16-10 overall.