Storrs, CT (Sports Network) - Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier is returning to
school for his senior season in 2013-14.
This past season, Napier led the Huskies in scoring at 17.1 points per game
while being named to the All-Big East first team. UConn finished with a 20-10
record, but was ineligible for postseason play because of low academic
"After many days of figuring out what decision was best for my family and me,
I have decided to remain at UConn for my senior year," Napier said. "I am very
much looking forward to getting closer to receiving my college degree, as well
as becoming a stronger leader for my teammates on and off the court."
Napier currently ranks 31st on UConn's all-time career scoring list with 1,239
points and 11th on the all-time assist list with 451.
Sophomore guard Ryan Boatright and sophomore forward DeAndre Daniels have
informed the coaching staff that they are planning to remain in school as
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