UConn, UCF look to get back on track

Rivalry or not, UConn and UCF both enter AAC matchup with losing streaks, in need of a win

Huskies bringing much-ridiculed trophy to game with Central Florida

Diaco, Huskies will bring much-ridiculed rivalry trophy to "ConnFLiCT" game with UCF

Ollie challenges his UConn basketball team

Kevin Ollie strongly encourages his Huskies to challenge each other.

BYU overcomes three turnovers to beat UConn 30-13

Mangum, Mathews connect on 2 4th-quarter TDs; BYU overcomes 3 turnovers to beat UConn 30-13

UConn football will face a determined team in Brigham Young

The UConn football team traveled more than 2,000 miles for Friday night's 10:15 game against Brigham Young University.


We can all make a difference with the 'Power of Together'

The voice on the other end of the line belonged to Doug Henton, the young man from New...


Huskies are off and running

The 3.1-mile Husky Run, held Wednesday, is part of the UConn men's basketball tradition. UConn will begin practice Saturday, looking for a return to the NCAA tournament after last year's NIT bid.

Diaco believes Huskies' record could be better

Lost opportunities have haunted the UConn football team, which takes a 2-2 overall record into Friday night's nonconference game at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Speaking at his weekly press conference Tuesday, coach Bob Diaco believes...


Battle of defenses: No. 13 Northwestern vs No. 18 Michigan

Battle of defenses: No. 13 Northwestern and No. 18 Michigan put spotlight on team without ball

Quarterbacks Goff, Wilson duel in Pac-12 showdown

Quarterbacks Jared Goff, Travis Wilson duel in showdown of ranked Pac-12 teams


Surprising Fitch hands NFA first loss 21-9

When the season began with a 14th straight loss, the Fitch High School football team was just desperate to win a game. Any game. On Friday, Fitch, under first-year coach Mike Ellis, won THE game, 21-9 over NFA.

H.S. football / Week 5 finals

Fitch 21, NFA 9 Granby 35, Valley Regional/Old Lyme 6 Stonington at Waterford, postponed to Saturday, 7 p.m. Montville at New London, postponed to Saturday, 6:30 p.m.


H.S. soccer: Montville boys edge Waterford in ECC Medium showdown

Montville High School took over sole possession of first place in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Medium Division with a 1-0 victory over Waterford in a boys' soccer game on Friday night.

Local roundup: Unbeaten Granby beats Valley/OL football team

Connor Field carried the ball 15 times for 230 yards and three touchdowns as Granby Memorial remained unbeaten with a 35-6 football victory over Valley Regional/Old Lyme on Friday night.


A winning debut for deGrom as Mets beat Dodgers, 3-1

DeGrom's 13 Ks help Mets beat Kershaw and Dodgers 3-1 for 1-0 lead in NL Division Series

Lackey, Cardinals dominate Cubs in NLDS opener

John Lackey outduels old teammate Jon Lester, Cardinals cool off Cubs 4-0 in NLDS opener


Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Russian Grand Prix qualifying from Sochi, Russia.

7:15 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Bank of America 500 from Concord, N.C. 


5:30 p.m., TBS — NLDS: Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2. 

9 p.m., TBS, WOR (710-AM) — NLDS: New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2.


8 p.m., NBCSN — Danny O'Connor vs. Gabriel Bracero in a welterweight bout from Lowell, Mass.


Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Oklahoma at Texas.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Indiana at Penn State.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Illinois at Iowa.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: Tulane at Temple.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Baylor at Kansas.

Noon, SNY — NCAA: Williams & Mary at Villanova.

Noon, CSN — NCAA: Harvard at Cornell.

12:30 p.m., WCCT — NCAA: Virginia at Pittsburgh.

3 p.m., YES, NESN — NCAA: Wake Forest at Boston College.

3 p.m., SNY — NCAA: James Madison at Towson.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Georgia at Tennessee.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Georgia Tech at Clemson.

3:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NCAA: Navy at Notre Dame.

3:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: South Carolina at Louisiana State.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Wisconsin at Nebraska.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Minnesota at Purdue.

3:45 p.m., ESPNEWS, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA: UConn at Central Florida.

4 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Oregon State at Arizona.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arkansas at Alabama.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Oklahoma State at West Virginia. 

7:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Texas Christian at Kansas State.

7:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: East Carolina at Brigham Young.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Miami at Florida State.

10 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: California at Utah.

10:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Wyoming at Air Force.


8 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: British Masters from Buckinghamshire, England.

11 a.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Sime Darby from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (taped today)

Noon, Chs. 10, 30 — Presidents Cup from Incheon City, South Korea. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: SAS Championship from Cary, N.C.

9:30 p.m., Golf Channel — Presidents Cup from Incheon City, South Korea.


7 p.m., NESN — NHL: Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins.

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

Motorcycle Racing

1 a.m. (Sunday), FS1 — FIM MotoGP: Motul Grand Prix of Japan from Motegi.


9:30 p.m., FS1 — CONCACAF: United States vs. Mexico from Pasadena, Calif.