Burrell to become member of Huskies of Honor on Friday

UConn Huskies

The UConn men’s basketball team plays its first exhibition Friday night.

The Huskies host former Husky Scott Burrell and the Southern Connecticut State Owls.

Prior to tip-off, Burrell will be honored by UConn. He will have his jersey number 24 placed on the wall of Gampel Pavilion, making him the newest member of the Huskies of Honor.

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Burrell won an NBA championship with the Chicago Bulls.

He was also a 1st round draft pick in both baseball and basketball, the only athlete to ever do that.

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