Another day, another big game for UConn men

UConn faces another "big game" on Wednesday night when the Huskies, in search of earning a first-round bye in the upcoming AAC tournament, visit East Carolina.

Collier scores 39 as UConn completes another perfect regular season

Napheesa Collier had a career-high 39 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 1 UConn wrap up another undefeated regular season and extend its NCAA record winning streak to 104 games with a 96-68 rout of South Florida on Monday night

UConn's Adams questionable for Wednesday's game at East Carolina

UConn sophomore Jalen Adams is still recovering from a moderate left ankle sprain suffered late in the first half of Saturday's loss to No. 14 Southern Methodist.

UConn looks to cap off unexpected undefeated regular season

UConn Hall of Fame women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma knew his team would play its first and last game of the regular season in the state of Florida, but other than that, he wasn't quite sure what to expect in his 32nd season at the helm.

Samuelson regains shooting touch as UConn extends streak to 103

Katie Lou Samuelson broke out of a shooting slump on Saturday, scoring 29 points to lead top-ranked UConn to a 91-48 win over Memphis, which extended the Huskies record winning streak to 103 games

COLUMNS

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UCONN

UConn lose Adams early and falls to No. 17 SMU 69-61

UConn, which lost point guard Jalen Adams to a left ankle injury in the first half, battle No. 17 SMU the entire way before losing 69-61 at the XL Center in Hartford on Saturday.

UConn men hoping to grind out a marquee win vs. No. 17 SMU

The UConn men's basketball team dismisses any suggestion that fatigue is a factor as it enters Saturday's nationally-televised showdown with 17th-ranked Southern Methodist University.

COLLEGES

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Kyle Guy scored 17 points, London Perrantes had 13 and No. 23 Virginia used a small lineup to neutralize No. 5 North Carolina's size in a 53-43 victory

NCAA top 25 men's basketball roundup

B.J. Taylor scored 27 points and 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall had seven points and four blocked shots to help UCF pull off a 53-49 upset over No. 15 Cincinnati on Sunday.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Black Wolves trade Saunders to Buffalo for 2017 NLL draft pick

The New England Black Wolves traded forward Pat Saunders to the Buffalo Bandits on Tuesday in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2017 National Lacrosse League Entry Draft.

Local roundup: St. Bernard, Stonington girls lose state tourney openers

St. Bernard School senior Caitlyn Dittman finished her career with 29 points, eight rebounds and six blocked shots in the No. 12 Saints’ 42-38 loss Tuesday night to No. 21 Coginchaug in the first round of the Class M state tournament.

Local college notes

Camel highlights • The Connecticut College women's hockey team will play in the New England Small College Athletic Conference Championship semifinals for the fourth time in the last five seasons on Saturday. The...

PROFESSIONAL

NHL roundup

Riley Nash scored a short-handed goal after Colin Miller was ejected for a bone-rattling hit that sent Arizona's Alexander Burmistrov to the hospital, and the Boston Bruins pulled away with a three-goal second period to beat the Coyotes 4-1 on...

Charles released; Cousins gets exclusive franchise tag

The free agent marketplace gained two big names at running back, lost the prime quarterback potentially available, and saw two top defenders removed from the grab bag.

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: Miami Marlins at Houston Astros from West Palm Beach, Fla.

6:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — Exhibition: Atlanta Braves at New York Yankees from Tampa, Fla.

8 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Francisco Giants from Scottsdale, Ariz. 

Basketball

1 p.m., YES — NCAA women: Virginia Tech vs. Clemson in Atlantic Coast Conference first round from Conway, S.C.

6:30 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: North Carolina vs. Pittsburgh in Atlantic Coast Conference first round from Conway, S.C.

7 p.m., ESPNU, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn at East Carolina.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Arkansas at Florida.

7 p.m., MSG — NBA: New York Knicks at Orlando Magic.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Rhode Island at Saint Joseph's.

7:30 p.m., theday.com — High school boys: Ledyard at Waterford in Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I tournament final.

8 p.m., CSN, ESPN — NBA: Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics.

8 p.m., NESN — NCAA men: Boston College at Notre Dame.

8 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Virginia Commonwealth at Dayton.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas at Texas Tech.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Kansas State at Texas Christian.

9 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Marquette at Xavier.

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

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA: Houston Rockets at Los Angeles Clippers.

10:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Sacramento Kings.

11 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Utah State at UNLV.

11 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Washington at UCLA.

Golf

10:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: HSBC Women's Champions from Singapore.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at Chicago Blackhawks.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — FA Cup: Huddersfield at Manchester City.

7 p.m., FS1 — Women's exhibition: Germany at United States from Chester, Pa.

Tennis

5 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Dubai Championships from United Arab Emirates.

5 p.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Albierto Mexicano Tercel from Acapulco, Mexico.