“I guarantee it,” Boeheim said. “Eight nights in a row. Forty minutes.”
Walker won’t have to go that far.
But the UConn junior and his teammates must play an unprecedented five days in a row, culminating with Saturday night’s Big East championship game against either Louisville or Notre Dame.
“Whatever I gotta do to win, whatever I gotta do to help my team, I’m gonna do,” Walker said after putting on yet another show with 33 points, 12 rebounds, 6 steals and 5 assists in No. 9-seeded UConn’s 76-71 overtime win against No. 4 Syracuse in the Big East semifinals.