|Exhibition: UConn Huskies vs. Southern Connecticut State Owls|| Gampel Pavilion
Storrs Mansfield, CT
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College sports have always been known for offering fierce and raw action. They have been the reason for the formation of today’s major leagues. These sports are highly regarded in the nation, thanks to the talented teams like Central Connecticut Blue Devils. Blue Devils represent Central Connecticut State University with its sixteen varsity teams. Each season brings exciting array of fixtures from Blue Devils and this coming season isn’t going to be any different. So catch all the action from this coming schedule of events with Connecticut tickets.
College sports are also known for producing a great number of talented athletes who go on to take part in major league competitions. Just like that, Connecticut Blue Devils have also produced players who ended up playing in major leagues. Some of the notable players from Blue Devils include John Hirschbeck, Corsley Edwards, Ricky Bottalico, Evan Scribner, Al Bagnoli, John Skladany and Dave Campo.
Central Connecticut Blue Devils’ football team is among its oldest and most prestigious athletic programs. The very first Blue Devils’ football team was fielded back in 1935 and currently plays its home games at the Arute Field in New Britain, Connecticut. As the members of Northeast Conference, the team competes in the Football Championship Subdivision of the NCAA Division I. Connecticut claimed its very first Northeast Conference Championship back in 2004 and since then, the team has claimed three more conference championships. The most recent Conference championship came to the team back in 2010. Central Connecticut Blue Devils football team keeps a fierce rivalry with Sacred Heart Pioneers, known as the Constitution State Rivalry. Since both the schools are located in Connecticut and play as the members of Northeast Conference, the two always end up in a heated football fixture. So far, the two teams have gone toe to toe with each other on fifteen occasions, with Central Connecticut Blue Devils being in the lead with the score of 9-6. Both the teams met for the very first time on the football field on October 24, 1988 where Central Connecticut Blue Devils claimed the very first win.
Central Connecticut Blue Devils’ Men’s Basketball team is also among its prestigious athletic teams. The team plays its home games at the William H. Detrick Gymnasium which has the capacity of packing 3,200 fans in attendance. The team has been playing under the leadership of the head coach Howie Dickenman for past eighteen years and has made a total of three NCAA Tournament appearances since then. Blue Devils’ Men’s Basketball team also has three conference regular season championships to its name as well as three Conference tournament championships. Blue Devils’ 2013-14 season will mark its 77th season. The team fielded for the very first time back in 1934 under the leadership of the head coach Harrison J. Kaiser. Blue Devils made it to the rank of the NCAA Division I in the 1986-87 season. Prior to that, the team played in NCAA Division II for six seasons and for twenty nine seasons in NAIB/NAIA. The team has been playing its home games at the Detrick Gymnasium since 1965 and before that it played at the Memorial Hall and at Teachers Gymnasium.
Other Central Connecticut athletic facilities includes Michael S. Knapp Weight Training Center, Softball Field, Balf Savin Baseball Field, Jack Suydam Natatorium, Stanley Golf Course, Central Connecticut Soccer Field and Stanley Quarter Park. All of these facilities attract a large number of Blue Devils’ supporters each season. Each one of the Blue Devils’ team offers a thrilling college sports action. So no fan should miss out on the action and grab tickets to their favorite games as soon as they come out.