Football Team Holds Open Practices This Week

Tyler Bullock '14 snaps the ball to quarterback Chandler Whitmer '14 (CLAS) during the UConn football team's open practice held on the Storrs campus on Aug. 7. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Tyler Bullock '14 snaps the ball to quarterback Chandler Whitmer '14 (CLAS) during the UConn football team's open practice held on the Storrs campus on Aug. 7. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Huskies football fans have the opportunity to attend two more open practices this week.

Open practices will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 3 to 5:30 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 18, from 8:45 to 11:15 a.m. at the practice fields behind the old Memorial Stadium site, off Alumni Drive. Parking for these practices will be available for free in “D” lot.

In case of inclement weather, please check UConnHuskies.com for updates.

The 2012 season begins on Thursday, Aug. 30, when the Huskies take on UMass at 7:30 p.m. at Rentschler Field.

Head coach Paul Pasqualoni with his players during the team's open practice on Aug. 7. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Head coach Paul Pasqualoni with his players during the team's open practice on Aug. 7. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Jimmy Bennett '12 warms up with other members of the UConn football team. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

Jimmy Bennett '12 warms up with other members of the UConn football team. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)