LOCAL CALENDAR

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLGrand Slam Softball President’s Day Clinic — Monday, Feb. 15, 9:30 a.m,-12:30 p.m. For ages 9-13. Cost: $50 per player. Contact: grandslam.ct@gmail.com or (860) 908-6566.Montville Babe Ruth Baseball...

Local college roundup

Payton Ouimette scored 13 points and had 13 rebounds as Connecticut College beat Colby 69-63 in a New England Small College Athletic Conference women's basketball game Friday.

Black Wolves acquire Jordan Hall from Rochester

The New England Wolves acquired Jordan Hall from the Rochester Knighthawks on Friday in exchange for Quinn Powless and Mike Manley. Hall was the first overall pick in the 2007 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft. He made the 2008...

Former Coast Guard crew coach Stowe remembered for his lessons, love of the sport

William A. Stowe, 75, a member of the Coast Guard Academy Athletic Hall of Fame who began the school's rowing program in 1971 — as well as an Olympic gold medalist at the 1964 Games in Tokyo — died suddenly Monday at his home in Lake...

Local roundup: NFA's Ward, Hall win Class LL indoor track titles

Norwich Free Academy's Marquis Ward won the boys' high jump with a leap of 6 feet, 2 inches, and Kelsie Hall finished first in the girls' pole vault at 10-6 at Thursday's Class LL state indoor track and field championship at the Floyd Little...

COLUMNS

CIAC's new baseball rule is pitch perfect

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, the state’s governing body for high...

MORE LOCAL SPORTS

Dunn, Friars fall to Marquette in 2 OT

Jajuan Johnson scored 16 points and hit a key 3-pointer with 1:16 left in double overtime, and Marquette outlasted No. 20 Providence for a 96-91 victory on Wednesday night.

LOCAL CALENDAR

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLGrand Slam Softball President’s Day Clinic — Monday, Feb. 15, 9:30 a.m,-12:30 p.m. For ages 9-13. Cost: $50 per player. Contact: grandslam.ct@gmail.com or (860) 908-6566.Montville Babe Ruth Baseball...

Local roundup: Old Lyme tops Old Saybrook

Matt Watts-St. Germain had 17 points and George Doll 16 points as Old Lyme downed Old Saybrook on Wednesday, 57-42, in a Shoreline Conference boys' basketball game.

UCONN

UConn's Stewart to participate in U.S. women's training camp

UConn senior Breanna Stewart is taking a break from her season to participate in a three-day training camp for the U.S. women's national basketball team

UConn falls apart late in 63-58 loss to Temple

Quenton DeCosey scored 23 points, including his team's final nine points, and Temple rallied to beat UConn 63-58 Thursday night for its fourth straight win

COLLEGES

Top 25 basketball roundup

Courtney Williams scored 17 of her 22 points in the first half and No. 22 South Florida rolled to a 78-51 win over Cincinnati on Friday night

Kansas concerned about defending hot-shooting Oklahoma

Kansas coach Bill Self expects his Jayhawks to have their hands full dealing with Buddy Hield and Oklahoma's dynamic perimeter shooting game on Saturday

PROFESSIONAL

Pearson's overtime goal powers Kings to 5-4 win over Rangers

Tanner Pearson's goal with 1:50 left in overtime powered the Los Angeles Kings to a 5-4 win over the New York Rangers on Friday night

Curry returns to Toronto at the height of his powers

Steph Curry spent of couple of formative years in Toronto while his father played for the Raptors

Rising Stars: LaVine, U.S. beat Wiggins, World 157-154

Zach LaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the NBA's All-Star weekend

Recovered and ready to race, Vickers set for Daytona return

Brian Vickers will drive the No. 14 Chevrolet in the Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas Racing. Tony Stewart is sidelined with a fractured vertebra. Vickers had been sidelined with blood clots.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

10:30 a.m., FS1 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Daytona 500 practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

1:30 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Daytona 500 practice from Daytona Beach, Fla.

4 p.m., FS1 — ARCA Lucas Oil 200 from Daytona Beach, Fla.

8 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Sprint Unlimited from Daytona Beach, Fla.

1 a.m. (Sunday), FS1 — NHRA Winternationals qualifying from Sonoma, Calif. (taped today)

Basketball

Noon, Ch. 61 — NCAA men: Georgetown at Providence.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA men: Kentucky at South Carolina.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Northern Iowa at Wichita State.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA men: Texas Christian at West Virginia.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA men: Belmont at Morehead State.

Noon, YES — NCAA men: Wake Forest at North Carolina State.

1 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA men: Texas A&M at Louisiana State.

1 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: Kansas State at Oklahoma State.

1 p.m., CSN — NCAA men: Drexel at Northeastern.

2 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Memphis at Tulane.

2 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Purdue at Michigan.

2 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Arkansas at Mississippi.

2 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Fairfield at Quinnipiac.

2 p.m., YES — NCAA men: Georgia Tech at Clemson.

2:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA men: Xavier at Butler.

2:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Kansas at Oklahoma.

3 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: Central Florida at Houston.

3 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA men: James Madison at UNC-Wilmington.

4 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Wyoming at Boise State.

4 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Louisville at Notre Dame.

4 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: East Carolina at Cincinnati.

4 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Davidson at George Mason.

4:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Virginia at Duke.

5 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA men: Hofstra at Delaware.

6 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Saint Louis at Virginia Commonwealth.

6 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Vanderbilt at Auburn.

6 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Penn State at Nebraska.

6 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: William & Mary at Towson. (taped today)

6:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Wisconsin at Maryland.

7 p.m., NESN — NCAA men: Yale at Harvard.

8 p.m., ESPN2, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: Tulsa at UConn.

8 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Texas Tech at Baylor.

8 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: St. John's at Villanova.

8 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: La Salle at St. Joseph's.

8 p.m., YES — NCAA men: Creighton at Marquette.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA: All-Star Skills competition from Toronto.

8:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Texas at Iowa State.

10 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Air Force at San Diego State.

10 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Gonzaga at Southern Methodist.

10 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Colorado State at UNLV. 

Golf

5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Tshwane Open from Waterkloof, South Africa.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Pebble Beach (Calif.) National Pro-Am.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Pebble Beach (Calif.) National Pro-Am.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Chubb Classic from Naples, Fla.

Hockey

1:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: New Jersey Devils at Philadelphia Flyers.

2 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Minnesota Wild.

7 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA men: Maine at Notre Dame.

Motorcycle Racing

9 p.m., FS1 — Monster Energy Supercross from San Diego.

Running

1 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — U.S. Olympic marathon trials from Los Angeles.

Soccer

7:45 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester United at Sunderland.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: West Bromwich at Everton.

10 a.m., USA — Premier League: West Ham at Norwich City.

12:30 p.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Newcastle at Chelsea.

Winter Sports

11:30 p.m., NBCSN — Winter Youth Olympic Games from Lillehammer, Norway. (taped today)