UConn's Jones makes a fast impression

A crowd of NFL team representatives stared down the turf toward the starting line as Byron Jones waited for his turn in the 40-yard dash Tuesday.

UConn's Stewart a unanimous AP All-American

Stewart, Loyd, Mitchell, Zahui B. and Davis headline women's AP All-America team

All four No. 1 seeds make it to women's Final Four

Women's Final Four field full of No. 1s: UConn vs. Maryland and Notre Dame vs. South Carolina


Duke's Mike Krzyzewski adapts to '1-and-done' world

Duke's Coach K adapts to '1-and-done' world with 3 freshmen NBA prospects atop Final Four team

Woman recants allegation ex-Alabama player assaulted her

Woman recants allegation that ex-Alabama football player Jonathan Taylor assaulted her

Kentucky's 5-9 Tyler Ulis coming up big in NCAA Tournament

Kentucky's 5-9 guard Tyler Ulis could loom large for Wildcats in Final Four vs. Wisconsin


Four locals named first team all-state in boys' basketball

New London's Collin Sawyer, who led the Whalers to an unbeaten regular season and the Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament championship, was one of four local players to receive first-team all-state honors by the Connecticut High School Coaches...

Stonington Athletic Hall of Fame to add 10 members

The Stonington High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct 10 new members on Saturday, April 25, at the high school.


Local roundup: Mitchell baseball sweeps doubleheader

The Mitchell College baseball team swept a nonleague doubleheader against Nichols on Wednesday, winning both games 2-1.

Local roundup: UConn's Penders records 400th career win as Huskies beat BC 8-7

UConn baseball coach Jim Penders recorded his 400th career victory when the Huskies rallied from a 6-1 deficit to beat Boston College 8-7 on Tuesday at the New England Baseball Complex.

Local college notes

Around the region • Ledyard High School graduate Sean Curtin helped the St. Michael’s College men’s lacrosse team rally from a seven-goal deficit to beat Southern New Hampshire,...


Celtics continue playoff push

Kelly Olynyk scores 19 after eye injury earlier in day; Celtics beat Pacers 100-87

Nets edge Knicks on Lopez's tip, tie for 7th place in East

Nets edge Knicks 100-98 on Brook Lopez's follow shot, tie for 7th place in East


April 1, 2015

1 p.m., NESN — Exhibition: Toronto Blue Jays at Boston Red Sox at from Fort Myers, Fla.

1 p.m., YES — Exhibition: Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees from Tampa, Fla.

1 p.m., SNY — Exhibition: St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets from Port St.  Lucie, Fla.

4 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: Milwaukee Brewers at Chicago Cubs from Mesa, Ariz.

7 p.m., MLB Network — Exhibition: Pittsburgh Pirates at Baltimore Orioles from Sarasota, Fla.


7:30 p.m., CSN — NBA: Indiana Pacers at Boston Celtics.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at New York Knicks.

9 p.m., ESPN — High school boys: McDonald's All-American Game from Chicago.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Colorado Avalanche at San Jose Sharks.


1 p.m., ESPN2 — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — Miami Open from Key Biscayne, Fla.