The joke's on Jimmy ... and he's still laughing

Say this for the Ledyards: They have fun over there. Much of it at Buonocore's expense. Even his...



Syracuse beats No. 18 UConn 79-76 in Bahamas

Syracuse uses 2nd half spurt, beats No. 18 UConn 79-76 to advance to Battle 4 Atlantis final

UConn survives Michigan rally in 74-60 win in Bahamas

Daniel Hamilton scores 16, No. 18 Connecticut holds on to beat Michigan 74-60 in Bahamas

UConn sets sights on Battle 4 Atlantis trophy

UConn can experience that championship feeling with a successful run this week.


Pressure cooker: SEC coaches face unyielding pressure to win

In SEC, fans, administrators bring constant pressure for coaches to succeed_ or take a hike

Jacksonville State chasing FCS title after flirting with SEC upset

Jacksonville State chasing FCS title after 2 quick coaching changes, flirtation with SEC upset

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Selden scores 25 points as No. 5 Kansas beats No. 19 Vanderbilt for Maui title


NFA holds off New London 14-6

Griffen Gooden scored a pair of touchdowns as Norwich Free Academy held off New London 14-6 to win the renewal of the nation's oldest high school football rivalry this Thursday morning.

East Lyme rallies past Waterford 31-13 with big second half

East Lyme scored twice in the third quarter on the way to a 31-13 win over Waterford in their annual Thanksgiving Day game.

CIAC football playoff pairings

Following are Tuesday's unofficial quarterfinal pairings for the CIAC football playoffs (the CIAC will officially certify and announce the brackets on Friday): Class LL No. 8 West Haven (7-3) at No. 1 Shelton (10-0),...


Local roundup: Ouimette sparks unbeaten Conn College to victory

The Connecticut College women's basketball team remained undefeated by beating Roger Williams 85-71 in a nonleague game on Tuesday night.


Panthers still perfect, Romo hurt again in 33-14 Dallas loss

Newton, Panthers still perfect at 11-0, Romo hurt again in Cowboys' 33-14 Thanksgiving loss

Stafford throws five TD passes, Lions beat Eagles

Stafford throws 5 TD passe, 3 to Johnson, to help surging Lions beat reeling Eagles 45-14

Murray leads Britain's Davis Cup bid against Belgium

Andy Murray leads Britain's bid for 1st Davis Cup title since 1936 against Belgium



Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Alabama vs. Xavier in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

1 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Gonzaga vs. Texas A&M in Battle 4 Atlantis semifinal from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Arkansas vs. Georgia Tech in NIT Tip-Off from New York.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wichita State vs. Southern California in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

3:30 p.m., ESPN, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn vs. Syracuse in Battle 4 Atlantis semifinal from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

4 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: UC Irvine vs. Boise State in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif.

4:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Stanford vs. Villanova in NIT Tip-Off from New York.

5 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: West Virginia vs. Richmond in Las Vegas Invitational.

6:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Boston College vs. Michigan State in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif. 

6:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Notre Dame vs. Monmouth in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Iowa vs. Dayton in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Providence vs. Evansville in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif. 

9:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Middle Tennessee vs. Alaska-Anchorage in Great Alaska Shootout from Anchorage.

11:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Santa Clara vs. Arizona in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif.

Midnight, FS1 — NCAA men: California vs. San Diego State in Las Vegas Invitational.

Midnight, CBSSN — NCAA men: Drexel vs. UNC Asheville in Great Alaska Shootout from Anchorage.


9:30 a.m., WJJF (94.9-FM) — High school: Waterford at East Lyme.

9:30 a.m., WWRX (107.7-FM) — High school: Fitch at Ledyard.

12:30 p.m., Ch. 61, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Philadelphia Eagles at Detroit Lions.

4:30 p.m., Ch. 3, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Carolina Panthers at Dallas Cowboys.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: South Florida at Central Florida.

7:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Texas Tech at Texas.

8:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers.


7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Alfred Dunhill Championship from Mpumalanga, South Africa.

8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.


10:50 a.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Borussia Dortmund at Krasnodar.

1 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Tottenham at Qarabag.

3 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Bordeau at Liverpool.