Old friends honor Pontious and get a lifetime full of memories

And somewhere, Bill Pontious cheered. Laughed. Cried. Celebrated. And maybe even marveled at how...


Ollie challenges his UConn basketball team

Kevin Ollie strongly encourages his Huskies to challenge each other.

BYU overcomes three turnovers to beat UConn 30-13

Mangum, Mathews connect on 2 4th-quarter TDs; BYU overcomes 3 turnovers to beat UConn 30-13


Saban scoffs at critics who had Alabama 'dead and buried'

' Dead and buried:' Saban scoffs at perceptions whether it's Alabama fading, or is on the rise

Riley taking heat as Huskers' off to worst start since 1959

Struggling Nebraska off to worst start since 1959, new coach Mike Riley already feels heat


Local roundup: No. 3 Bacon, No. 4 Montville play to 1-1 boys' soccer tie

Eric Ross scored the tying goal with 28 minutes, 47 seconds left in regulation as the Montville High School boys’ soccer team tied Bacon Academy on Tuesday, 1-1, in an Eastern Connecticut Conference interdivision game involving two of the...

College roundup: Coast Guard's Behne named NEFC Defensive Player of the Week

Mark Behne, a free safety at the Coast Guard Academy, was named New England Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week after registering two fourth-quarter interceptions Saturday in the Bears' 21-14 win at Maine Maritime.

Local roundup: Bennett wins O'Keefe Memorial Strides Race

Todd Bennett of Norwich won the Jack O'Keefe Memorial Strides 10K race on Sunday.


NFL notes

Detroit coach Jim Caldwell says he's done talking about controversial finish at Seattle

Missed call overshadows Seahawks' defensive dominance

Furor over missed call overshadows another stellar defensive effort from Seahawks


Anne Donovan resigns as Connecticut Sun head coach

The Connecticut Sun announced Thursday that Anne Donovan has decided to resign as the franchise's head coach.

Bone honored as WNBA's Most Improved Player

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone set career highs in shooting, scoring and rebounding this past season and was rewarded for her efforts by being chosen as the 2015 WNBA Most Improved Player.



8 p.m., ESPN, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — AL playoffs: Houston Astros at New York Yankees.


2:30 p.m., CSN — NBA preseason: Boston Celtics vs. Olimpio Milano from Milan, Italy.

8 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA finals: Indiana Fever at Minnesota Lynx in Game 2.


9 p.m., FS1 — Julius Jackson vs. Jose Uzcategui in a IBF super middleweight match from San Antonio, Texas.