COLUMNS

Youngest of the Roman siblings is charting her own path at New London

Meet New London's K.D. Spencer Roman, the youngest of the student-athletes in one of the most...

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UCONN

Huskies' Samuelson looks to end shooting slump

Katie Lou Samuelson hopes to break out of a recent shooting slump when top-ranked UConn welcomes No. 23 Temple to the XL Center on Wednesday night.

UConn men attempt to extend winning streak at Houston

UConn, which has overcome double-digits deficits to defeat Memphis and Temple in its last two games, visits Houston on Wednesday night in search of its fifth straight victory.

COLLEGES

Local college roundup: UConn wins baseball opener

Tim Cate pitched seven strong innings as UConn opened its baseball season with a 5-3 win over UMass Lowell on Friday night.

Coast Guard baseball opens season on Saturday

The Coast Guard baseball team that opens its season on Saturday will be a veteran group.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Mitchell women stumble in NECC tournament

Fifth-seeded Wheelock ended Mitchell College's seven-game winning streak and season on Tuesday night with a 69-56 victory in the New England Collegiate Conference tournament. quarterfinals.

Local roundup: Wheelock outs Mitchell men from NECC basketball tourney

Nicholas Fenton had 30 points, 10 assists and four steals as fourth-seeded Wheelock beat No. 5 Mitchell College 97-86 in the first round of the New England Collegiate Conference men’s basketball tournament.

Local roundup: Ledyard's Fletcher scores 1,000th career point

Steven Fletcher scored 25 points, including the 1,000th of his career, as Ledyard finished its regular season an 81-27 nonleague boys' basketball victory over St. Bernard on Monday night.

PROFESSIONAL

Byron lifts Canadiens past Rangers in shootout

Paul Byron scored in the fifth round of the shootout and Montreal beat the New York Rangers 3-2 to give coach Claude Julien his first win in his second stint with the Canadiens

NHL roundup

Calvin de Haan was credited with a go-ahead goal that caromed off an opponent late in the second period and the New York Islanders beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: Temple at UConn from Hartford.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: DePaul at Georgetown.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Duke at Syracuse.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas Christian at Kansas.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Central Florida at Temple.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Xavier at Seton Hall.

7 p.m., NESN, YES — NCAA men: Pittsburgh at Wake Forest.

7:30 p.m., theday.com — High school girls: New London at Norwich Free Academy in Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I Tournament final.

9 p.m., CBSSN, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn at Houston.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Louisville at North Carolina.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Oregon at California.

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

9 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Butler at Villanova.

9 p.m., YES — NCAA men: Providence at Creighton.

11 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Fresno State at San Diego State.

11 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Oregon State at Stanford.

Golf

12:30 a.m. (Thursday), Golf Channel — LPGA: Honda Thailand from Chonburi.

Hockey

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Washington Capitals at Philadelphia Flyers.

10:30 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Anaheim Ducks.

Soccer

11:50 a.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Manchester United at Saint-Etienne.

2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Champions League: Leicester City at Seville.

Tennis

12:30 p.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Rio Open from Rio de Janeiro.

8:30 p.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Rio Open from Rio de Janeiro.

CT SUN

Sun acquire post Kizer from Fever in three-team trade

The Connecticut Sun acquired 6-foot-4 post Lynetta Kizer and the eighth overall pick in April's WNBA Draft from the Indiana Fever on Tuesday as part of a three-way trade in which the Sun sent forward Camille Little to the Phoenix Mercury.

Faris among three players signed to training camp contracts by Connecticut Sun

The Connecticut Sun announced Tuesday that they had signed Kelly Faris, Kayla Pedersen and Jennifer Hamson to training camp contracts.