UConn sets sights on Battle 4 Atlantis trophy

UConn can experience that championship feeling with a successful run this week.

H.S. football capsules / Thanksgiving week

Previews of the 2015 Thanksgiving week games.

Thomas is a home-grown success story

As a home-grown talent, junior Noel Thomas has an extra appreciation for the UConn football program's transformation into a bowl-bound team.

Valley/OL finishes up strong

Garrett Burdick had three interceptions and seven catches for 98 yards to help Valley Regional/Old Lyme beat Haddam-Killingworth on Tuesday, 27-13, in the season finale for both teams.

With Amendola out, Brady could be hurting for targets

Backups, running backs and a Gronk: Injuries to receivers force Brady to find new targets


AP source: Rams' Bailey in critical condition after shooting

Suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey is in critical but stable condition after being shot Tuesday night, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

Manning's absence extended as he's fitted with walking cast

Peyton Manning will spend the next week in a walking cast and is expected to miss at least two more games with a torn plantar fascia in his left foot.

Millsap, Teague pace Hawks to a 121-97 win over Celtics

Paul Millsap scored 25 points, Jeff Teague added 16 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Boston Celtics 121-97 on Tuesday night.

NBA roundup

The defending champion Golden State Warriors set the record for best start in NBA history at 16-0, as Stephen Curry had 24 points and nine assists in a 111-77 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.


Local roundup: Ouimette sparks unbeaten Conn College to victory

The Connecticut College women's basketball team remained undefeated by beating Roger Williams 85-71 in a nonleague game on Tuesday night.

Local college notes

Mariners riding a wave • Mitchell College freshman center Domenico Santiago was rewarded for his fine performance in a 99-91 loss to Albertus Magnus on Wednesday. He was named New England Collegiate...


Stewart reaches 2,000 points as No. 1 UConn women roll

Top-ranked UConn routs Kansas State 97-57 on 30th anniversary of Geno Auriemma's first win

UConn stuns previously unbeaten Houston and clinches bowl berth

Noel Thomas caught two touchdown passes, including a 45-yarder on a trick play in the fourth quarter, and UConn beat No. 13 Houston 20-17 on Saturday.

UConn men have plenty in reserve

Shonn Miller scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead No. 19 UConn to an 83-58 win over Furman on Saturday.


Oklahoma moves up to third place in College Football Playoff rankings

Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the new College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to sixth.

Iowa-Nebraska rivalry off to heated start

Iowa-Nebraska rivalry off to heated start after just 4 seasons

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Ellis scores 24, leads No. 5 Kansas into Maui Invitational title game with 92-73 win over UCLA


East Lyme's Foster named MVP of Senior Bowl boys' soccer game

East Lyme's James Foster earned Most Valuable Player honors in helping Region I defeat Region II 4-3 in the Connecticut Soccer Coaches Association/Connecticut High School Coaches Association Senior Bowl boys' soccer game on Sunday at Middletown...

H.S. football / Week 12 capsule

A capsule preview of Tuesday's season-ending rivalry football game between Valley Regional/Old Lyme and Haddam-Killingworth.

Waterford rolls to M volleyball title

Match MVP Mickayla Shelburn had a match-high 12 kills with four digs as Waterford rolled to its first state title in volleyball, beating Ellington 25-18, 25-13, 25-13 to win the CIAC Class M tournament on Saturday.



Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Gonzaga vs. Washington in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Charlotte vs. Syracuse in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: St. John's vs. Chaminade in Maui Invitational consolation from Lahaina, Hawaii.

5 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Indiana vs. UNLV in Maui Invitational consolation from Lahaina, Hawaii.

5 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: High Point at Georgia.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Yale at Duke.

7 p.m., AXS TV — NCAA men: Texas A&M vs. Texas in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

7:30 p.m., CSN — NBA: Philadelphia 76ers at Boston Celtics.

7:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wake Forest vs. UCLA in Maui Invitational third-place game from Lahaina, Hawaii.

8 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Oklahoma City Thunder.

8 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Memphis Grizzlies at Houston Rockets.

9:30 p.m., AXS TV, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn vs. Michigan in Battle 4 Atlantis from Paradise Island, Bahamas. (Comcast Ch. 190 or 192; Thames Valley Ch. 702; DirecTV 340, Dish Network 167)

9:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Massachusetts vs. Creighton in MGM Grand Main Event final from Las Vegas.

10 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Vanderbilt vs. Kansas in Maui Invitational final from Lahaina, Hawaii.


8 p.m., ESPN — Erislandy Lara vs. Jan Zaveck in a super welterweight bout from Miami.


8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.


7:05 p.m., WCBS (880-AM) — NHL: Columbus Blue Jackets at New Jersey Devils.

7:30 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings.

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at New York Islanders.

10 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Chicago Blackhawks at San Jose Sharks.


9:50 a.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Benfica at Astana.

Noon, FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Wolfsburg at CSKA Moscow.

2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: PSV Eindhoven at Manchester United.