State football playoff matchups have been compromised ... and must be fixed

As the state high school football playoffs begin Tuesday night, the Connecticut Interscholastic...

Remembering a friend and what he taught me about the business

If you don't complain a lot, the great Dan Jenkins once wrote, people get the idea all you're doing...



No. 1 UConn women visit No. 23 DePaul on Wednesday

The top-ranked UConn women's basketball team concludes a brief two-game road trip on Wednesday night by facing No. 23 DePaul at McGrath-Phillips Arena in Chicago (7:30 p.m., FS1). The Huskies (5-0) are fresh off a 79-31 victory at...

Gibbs works overtime as UConn prepares to host Sacred Heart

Storrs — Sterling Gibbs put in some overtime on Tuesday. His busy day started with a 7:30 a.m workout with UConn assistant coach Karl Hobbs. Then, after practice ended in the afternoon, Gibbs, UConn's starting point guard,...

No. 1 UConn women breeze past Chattanooga 79-31

Jefferson has perfect shooting night as No. 1 Connecticut women trounce Chattanooga 79-31


Oregon offensive coordinator Frost is new UCF coach

UCF hires Oregon offensive coordinator Frost to be coach after 0-12 season

Oklahoma safely at No. 3 in CFB rankings

Oklahoma safely No. 3 in College Football Playoff rankings; Clemson still 1, Alabama 2

Alabama's Henry rushing way into school record book

Alabama's Henry rushing way into school record book, forefront of Heisman Trophy race


Local roundup: Waterford's Gathy wins state Scholar-Athlete award in swimming

Waterford's Meika Gathy, a Class S all-state performer, was named the Connecticut Scholar-Athlete recipient in swimming during the Connecticut High School Coaches' Association all-state banquet on Tuesday night.

Local roundup: Fornaro's outburst paces Coast Guard past Clark

Senior Meghan Fornaro scored all 16 of Coast Guard's third quarter points and finished with a game-high 25 as the Bears downed Clark, 67-51, in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Local college notes

Camel highlights • Connecticut College freshman forward Payton Ouimette averaged 18 points and 12.5 rebounds in wins over Roger Williams and Suffolk. She was named New England Women's Basketball...


NFL notes

NFL moves Pete Morelli's crew off Colts-Steelers Sunday night game, to Eagles-Patriots

Ravens win as time expires on blocked field goal return

Will Hill returns blocked field goal 64 yards as time expires as Ravens stun Browns 33-27



7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Michigan at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Northwestern at Virginia Tech.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Maryland-Eastern Shore at Georgetown.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Villanova at St. Joseph's.

7 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Washington Wizards at Cleveland Cavaliers.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Albany at Quinnipiac.

7:30 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA: Phoenix Suns at Brooklyn Nets.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Virginia at Ohio State.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Purdue at Pittsburgh.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Miami at Nebraska.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Louisiana Tech at Memphis.

9:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Maryland at North Carolina.

10 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Dallas Mavericks at Portland Trail Blazers.


6:20 p.m., (audio only) — High school: Bacon Academy at Ledyard in CIAC Class M quarterfinal game.


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

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at San Jose Sharks.