STORRS, Connecticut (Ticker) -- No. 12 Connecticut tries to remain unbeaten on Tuesday when it hosts winless Sacred Heart at Gampel Pavilion.
The Huskies have won their first three games by a combined 37 points. They won the previous meeting against Sacred Heart on January 3, 2000 at the Hartford Civic Center.
Connecticut (3-0) remained unbeaten with a 76-70 victory over Vanderbilt on Sunday.
Emeka Okafor had a career-high 25 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks and Taliek Brown scored 15 points for the Huskies, who have won nine consecutive road openers.
Sacred Heart (0-3) has been dealt a pair of tough losses, including Sunday's 75-73 defeat against Army.
James Samuels scored 20 points Zach Spivey added 15 for the Pioneers, who lost on a tip shot with one second remaining.