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Ryan Boatright puts initials on face

Updated: January 17, 2014, 1:32 PM ET
Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. -- UConn guard Ryan Boatright often wears his emotions on his face. On Thursday, they were just a bit more visible.

Boatright had the initials "AW" drawn on his left cheek in marker during the team's nationally televised game against Memphis. It was a visible tribute to his cousin, 20-year-old Arin Williams, who was shot to death Monday in Boatright's hometown of Aurora, Ill.

Williams' mother had died in childbirth, and he and Boatright were raised ...

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