Local roundup: Fornaro's outburst paces Coast Guard past Clark

Senior Meghan Fornaro scored all 16 of Coast Guard's third quarter points and finished with a game-high 25 as the Bears downed Clark, 67-51, in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Local college notes

Camel highlights • Connecticut College freshman forward Payton Ouimette averaged 18 points and 12.5 rebounds in wins over Roger Williams and Suffolk. She was named New England Women's Basketball...

NFA's Outlow leaving BC football program

Former Norwich Free Academy all-state running back Marcus Outlow said Monday he will transfer from Boston College. Outlow played at BC for two seasons. "I don't play. I wasn't given the opportunity and I brought a lot of guys to this...

Conn College wins consolation game at Great Northern Shootout

Joe Birmingham's goal 11:35 into the third period lifted the Connecticut College men's hockey team to a 1-0 win over Middlebury on Saturday in the consolation game of Norwich University's Great Northern Shootout.

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.


State football playoff matchups have been compromised ... and must be fixed

As the state high school football playoffs begin Tuesday night, the Connecticut Interscholastic...

Remembering a friend and what he taught me about the business

If you don't complain a lot, the great Dan Jenkins once wrote, people get the idea all you're doing...



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...

Local roundup: St. Thomas More rolls at National Prep Showcase

New Haven — Omari Spellman had 26 points as 10 rebounds as St. Thomas More beat Fork Union Military Academy 85-70 in the National Prep Showcase on Saturday morning at Albertus Magnus. Arkel Lamar-Ager had 11 points and...

Local roundup: Gerton, Fornaro lead Bears to victory

Sophomore Gill Gerton had career highs with 19 points and 14 rebounds as the Coast Guard women's basketball team beat Dickinson 66-44 at the Ithaca Invitational on Friday.


No. 1 UConn women breeze past Chattanooga 79-31

Jefferson has perfect shooting night as No. 1 Connecticut women trounce Chattanooga 79-31

Auriemma faces old pal Foster tonight

Just call Monday's game at Chattanooga the start of the Geno Auriemma friendship tour.


No. 2 Alabama faces Florida as SEC's last hope for playoffs

No. 2 Alabama last SEC team standing in playoff hunt, faces No. 18 Florida for league crown

Swinney: No. 1 Clemson won't be awed by title game

Clemson coach says No. 1 Tigers have prepped for North Carolina, postseason all year long


Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility

Referees struggle to keep respect amid growing hostility from coaches, players and fans


Lynx assistant Petersen a finalist for Sun head coaching job

Connecticut Sun president Mitchell Etess confirmed a story in Monday's Minneapolis Star Tribune, reporting Minnesota Lynx assistant coach Jim Petersen is a finalist for the vacant Sun head coaching job. Etess said Petersen is among five...


Bradley helps Celts beat Heat 105-95

Bradley scores 25, Celtics put 6 in double figures and top Heat 105-95 to end road slide

Rangers beat Hurricanes to end three-game slide

Mats Zuccarello, Oscar Lindberg pace Rangers to another win over Hurricanes 4-3

Giants need to bounce back after disappointing effort

Despite inconsistent play, Manning says Giants fighting hard to make the playoffs

No longer perfect, Patriots look to clinch top playoff spot

With perfect record no longer possible, Patriots can focus on securing top playoff position



7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Michigan at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Northwestern at Virginia Tech.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Maryland-Eastern Shore at Georgetown.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Villanova at St. Joseph's.

7 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Washington Wizards at Cleveland Cavaliers.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Albany at Quinnipiac.

7:30 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA: Phoenix Suns at Brooklyn Nets.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Virginia at Ohio State.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Purdue at Pittsburgh.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Miami at Nebraska.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Louisiana Tech at Memphis.

9:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Maryland at North Carolina.

10 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Dallas Mavericks at Portland Trail Blazers.


6:20 p.m., wwwtheday.com (audio only) — High school: Bacon Academy at Ledyard in CIAC Class M quarterfinal game.


7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Colorado Avalanche at New Jersey Devils.

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at San Jose Sharks.