Revenge: A dish best served wet

The footballers of Ledyard High were happily awash in the showers Tuesday, slogging, sloshing and...

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

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



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


Ledyard routs Bacon 55-6 in Class M quarters

Manny Deshields-Sanabria rushed for four touchdowns as third-seeded Ledyard rolled to a 55-6 victory over No. 6 Bacon Academy in the quarterfinals of the CIAC Class M football playoffs on Tuesday night.

CIAC football playoffs / final results

CLASS LL No. 1 Shelton 40, No. 8 West Haven 20 No. 4 Newtown 21, No. 5 Glastonbury 20 No. 2 Darien 41, No. 7 Staples 7 No. 3 Southington 48, No. 6 Conard 6 CLASS...


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

AP source: Red Sox agree to $217M, 7-year deal with Price

AP source: Boston Red Sox agree to $217 million, 7-year deal with starting pitcher David Price



7 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: Sacred Heart at UConn from Hartford.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Butler at Cincinnati.

7:15 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Louisville at Michigan State.

7:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wisconsin at Syracuse.

7:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Penn State at Boston College.

7:30 p.m., FSI, WTIC (96.5-FM) — NCAA women: UConn at DePaul.

8 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: New Orleans Pelicans at Houston Rockets.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Arizona State at Creighton.

9:15 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Indiana at Duke.

9:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Notre Dame at Illinois.

9:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Florida State at Iowa.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Indiana Pacers at Los Angeles Clippers.

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


8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian PGA Championship from Queensland.

3 a.m., (Thursday), Golf Channel — Nedbank Challenge from Sun City, South Africa.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: New York Rangers at New York Islanders.

9:30 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Edmonton Oilers.