Train added to NYC for UConn fans for NCAA game

Photo courtesy: MGNonline
Photo courtesy: MGNonline

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Metro-North commuter railroad has added an extra train to bring UConn fans into New York today for the school’s NCAA tournament game against Michigan State.

The train will leave New Haven Sunday at 10:40 a.m. It will make stops in West Haven at 10:45 a.m., Bridgeport at 11:03 a.m., and Harlem at 12:10 p.m. arriving at Grand Central Terminal at 12:23 p.m.

The Huskies are playing in their first regional final since winning the national championship in 2011. They tip off against the Spartans at 2:20 p.m. in Madison Square Garden.

The railroad also will have a train waiting at Grand Central to depart as needed based on when the game ends and fans arrive at the station.

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