UConn riding a recruiting hot streak


UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie never lost faith. The end result was a very successful recruiting run during which Ollie scored some major victories. He secured commitments from two talented graduate transfers, a promising undergraduate...

South Carolina the new No. 1 in women's hoops attendance

South Carolina women's hoops tops NCAA in attendance, ending Tennessee's run

UConn men land prize point guard

Georgia star Alterique Gilbert, a top 40 recruit and member of the Class of 2016, commits to the UConn men's on the Fourth of July.

Calhoun believes in Boatright

Former UConn point guard hopes to be drafted tonight

COLUMNS

Once again, there's a few sports parents who could use some decaf

Cautionary tales about overinvolved parenting intensify here in youth sports season, nightly...

Connecticut's survival skills are just fine

Anne Donovan ... nah. Scratch that. Make that poor Anne Donovan, sat down in the interview room,...

UCONN

UConn warmly welcomes transfers to the family

It didn't take long for Shonn Miller and Sterling Gibbs to form a tight bond.

UConn men announce non-conference basketball schedule

UConn unveiled an ambitious non-conference schedule on Tuesday. Games against Georgetown, Texas, Maryland, Ohio State and a trip to the Bahamas for the Battle 4 Atlantis are the highlights.

COLLEGES

Huskers' Riley on expectations, Osborne, 'nice guy' persona

Q&A: Nebraska's Riley talks expectations, Osborne and being 'nicest guy in college football'

Virginia wins first College World Series title

Virginia wins 1st CWS title with Brandon Waddell, Pavin Smith leading 4-2 win over Vanderbilt

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Stonington all-stater Mallory Kane commits to play softball at Lafayette

Stonington High School all-state center fielder Mallory Kane has given a verbal commitment to play softball at Division I Lafayette College.

Local roundup: Waterford moves into first place in Zone VI

Waterford swept a doubleheader from Moosup on Sunday to take over first place in the American Legion baseball Zone VI race.

Waterford wins District 6 Babe Ruth 15 title

Waterford unleashed its offense, and its ace, on Sunday night.

PROFESSIONAL

U.S. women begin home World Cup celebrations with L.A. fan rally

Hail to the victors: US women begin home World Cup championship tour with big LA fan rally

Safety first for Froome as he loses Tour leader's jersey

Safety first for Froome on the cobbles, as he concedes Tour de leader's jersey to Martin

ON THE AIR

Baseball

1 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs in first game of a doubleheader.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Miami Marlins at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Oakland Athletics at New York Yankees.

8 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs in second game of a doubleheader.

10 p.m., SNY, WOR (710) — MLB: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants.

Basketball

8 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: Tulsa Shock at Atlanta Dream. 

Cycling

8 a.m., NBCSN — Tour de France.

Soccer

9:30 p.m., FS1 — CONCACAF Gold Cup: United States vs. Honduras from Dallas.

Tennis

8 a.m., ESPN, ESPN2 — Wimbledon from London.