UConn RA Warns Students Not to Celebrate During 2014 National Championship Game

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistApril 7, 2014

Connecticut fans show their support during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Students from the University of Connecticut are preparing to cheer on their Huskies against the Kentucky Wildcats in the 2014 NCAA championship game, but they might want to think twice about where they watch the game.

Students in one dorm have been warned not to get caught up in the moment:


If this email is legitimate, this guy is easily the leading candidate for the worst resident advisor of the year.

Update: Tuesday, April 8 at 1:45 p.m. ET

After being the subject of public criticism, "Derek the RA" has sent out another email to clarify the original email:


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Connecticut is searching for its second title in four seasons and fourth since 1999. If the Huskies complete their unbelievable tournament run with a championship, the students have the right to celebrate.

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