Local roundup: Spellman, Vital lead T-More to victory

Omari Spellman scored 24 points as St. Thomas More beat GB Academy from the Czech Republic 77-59 Sunday at the National Prep School Invitational.

Black Wolves fall to Bandits, 12-10

The New England Black Wolves rattled off five consecutive goals, including four in a span of 7:13 in the fourth quarter, but it was not enough as the host Buffalo Bandits came out on top, 12-10, on Saturday night.

Local colleges: Mitchell women roll past Southern Vermont

New London — Mitchell College took an 18-1 lead after one quarter and went on to beat Southern Vermont 68-54 in a New England Collegiate Conference game women's basketball game on Saturday. Chelsea Newman had 13 points, 10 rebounds...

Donovan thrilled to join front office of Seattle Mariners

Todd Donovan of East Lyme was named last month as the Seattle Mariners' assistant director of player personnel. Always driven to play baseball in the major leagues, Donovan begins his 18th season in professional baseball with a different aspiration:...

Local roundup: Stricklen signs new deal with Sun

Connecticut Sun reserve guard Shekinna Stricklen signed a new two-year contract with the team, the Sun announced Friday.

COLUMNS

For Sun, nothing could be finer than this Monday night in Carolina

On a night that was such a triumph for the women’s college game — sellout crowd in...

MORE LOCAL SPORTS

First-place Black Wolves head to Buffalo for rematch

New England Black Wolves coach Glenn Clark said in a conference call this week that he's pleased with what his players learned about themselves in last week's 15-11 victory over the Buffalo Bandits at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Mitchell College names Tricinelli as softball coach

Keri Tricinelli has been named head coach of the Mitchell College softball team, as announced by interim Director of Athletics Dana Fulmer Garfield on Thursday.

Local roundup: Khoury sparks Fitch past Bacon

Hendrick Khoury had 21 points, five rebounds and five steals as Fitch rallied from a 12-point deficit after three quarters for a 48-45 win over Bacon Academy in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division boys' basketball game on Thursday night.

UCONN

Stewart lifts No. 1 UConn to easy 66-54 win over No. 2 South Carolina

Breanna Stewart had 25 points and 10 rebounds as No. 1 UConn again proved who rules the women's game, running past No. 2 South Carolina 66-54 on Monday night.

No. 1 UConn takes top-ranked showdown with 66-54 win

Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds as No. 1 UConn ran past No. 2 South Carolina 66-54 on Monday night

COLLEGES

Top 25 basketball roundup

Madison Cable scored five straight points in the fourth period, including a big 3-pointer with two minutes remaining, as No. 3 Notre Dame rallied past No. 13 Louisville 66-61 for its 16th straight victory

What's new? Rivals BU, BC meet again for Beanpot

Boston College and Boston University both faced stiffer challenges to make it the Beanpot championship game this year

PROFESSIONAL

Miller's MVP performance was even better than you realized

Von Miller decimated the Carolina Panthers in every way an outside linebacker can. He harassed and flustered Cam Newton, at once stripping away the ball and his confidence at the outset. He tortured right tackle Mike Remmers. He stifled tight end...

Manning spoils his fans again, walks off with a second title

A perfectionist at heart, Peyton Manning learned to reinvent himself this season

Agent confirms Marshawn Lynch plans to retire

Marshawn Lynch intends to retire from football

Affidavit: Manziel's ex-girlfriend lost hearing after attack

Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit the Cleveland Browns quarterback hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation she lost hearing in one ear

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Michigan State at Purdue.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: West Virginia at Kansas.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Pittsburgh at Miami.

7 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: Cincinnati at Central Florida.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Duquesne at Dayton.

8 p.m., CSN — NBA: Boston Celtics at Milwaukee Bucks.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA: San Antonio Spurs at Miami Heat.

8 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Xavier at Creighton.

8:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Villanova at DePaul.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Georgia at Kentucky.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas-Arlington at Texas State.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Mississippi at Florida.

10 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: New Mexico at Utah State.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA: Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors.

Boxing

11 p.m., FS1 — Luis Eduardo Flores vs. Jamal Herring in a lightweight bout from Bethlehem, Pa.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN — NHL: Los Angeles Kings at Boston Bruins.

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Dallas Stars at Minnesota Wild.

8:08 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Edmonton Oilers at New Jersey Devils.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — FA Cup: Liverpool at West Ham.