How to stay occupied during a rain delay

Back in May, UConn and USF were in the midst of a five hour rain delay during their 2009 Big League East Baseball tournament. Sometimes a rain delay can be a blessing in disguise, as the members of both teams display below.
As much as this rain delay wasn’t planned, I have a feeling that some of these dance routines were. Kudos to these guys for finding a way to stay occupies and entertain the few fans that actually stuck around during the delay.

Just in case you were wondering, Conneticut would eventually go on to win 4-2 over USF, but more importantly they won the dance battle. As a token of their mad dance skills, the members of the UConn dance baseball team will receive a autographed copy of “Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo”.

Ian Hunter

Ian has been writing about the Toronto Blue Jays since 2007. He enjoyed the tail-end of the Roy Halladay era and vividly remembers the Alex Rodriguez "mine" incident. He'll also retell the story of Game 5 of the 2015 ALDS to his kids for the next 20 years.

3 thoughts on “How to stay occupied during a rain delay

  • June 11, 2009 at 12:45 pm

    I LAUGHED SO HARD I CRIED. That is funny stuff. That would be more than worth the price of admission and getting soaked.

  • June 11, 2009 at 3:50 pm

    Amazing, Ian.

    It made me think of this:


  • June 11, 2009 at 4:03 pm

    I can't decide on my favourite number – I think the Michael Jackson one was the best. When all the guys fell down, that was classic. It's good to know that these guys have a Plan B in case the whole baseball thing doesn't work out.

    eyeB, that clip is classic. They should have done the Carlton dance to some Tom Jones!

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