No. 3 UConn finds its way back in a hurry


South Bend, Ind. - After a rare early season loss, Geno Auriemma knew his team needed other players to step up offensively for UConn to reach its potential.

UConn, Notre Dame women get together again

When Notre Dame and UConn last played, a national championship was on the line in a historic matchup of two undefeated teams.

UConn women roll past Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Morgan Tuck scored a career-high 25 points and Kiah Stokes added 18 rebounds to help No. 3 UConn beat second-ranked Notre Dame 76-58 on Saturday in the Jimmy V Classic. 

COLUMNS

Pierre-Paul's hustle went unnoticed ... which is a real shame

Coaches of high school and youth sports must want to weep uncontrollably when concepts they teach,...

UCONN

History still follows ex-Husky Sellers

One day at work, someone recognized Rod Sellers. Sellers has been at his new sales job in the Atlanta area for only a few months.

Brimah leads the way in Huskies' rout

Amida Brimah’s engine races all the time. He never takes his foot off the accelerator.

COLLEGES

Playoff participants stack AP All-America team

The College Football Playoff participants are well represented on The Associated Press All-America team.

NCAA women's basketball top 25 roundup

Isabelle Harrison scored all 11 of her points in the second half and No. 11 Tennessee used a late run to beat 17th-ranked Rutgers 55-45 on Sunday.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Thursday's Schedule

A listing of Thursday's local college and high school games.

Local roundup: Old Lyme girls keep rolling

Abby Stone had 21 points and five steals as the Old Lyme High School girls’ basketball team downed rival Old Saybrook on Tuesday night, 55-41, in a Shoreline Conference game.

PROFESSIONAL

NHL roundup

Derek Roy scored the only goal of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

Patriots defense getting healthier, stingier

Chandler Jones is tackling the quarterback again, Vince Wilfork is stuffing the middle and Darrelle Revis is smothering receivers.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Tennessee at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Hampton at Illinois.

7 p.m., NESN - NCAA men: North Florida at Florida State.

7:30 p.m., CSN - NBA: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics.

8 p.m., ESPN, YES, WFAN (660-AM) - NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors.

9 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: San Diego State at Cincinnati.

9 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: New Mexico State at Baylor.

10:30 p.m., ESPN - NBA: Houston Rockets at Denver Nuggets.

Hockey

7:05 p.m., WCBS (880-AM) - NHL: Ottawa Senators at New Jersey Devils.

8 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: Boston Bruins at Minnesota Wild.