Hungry Camels eager to build off their success


The Connecticut College women's soccer team returned to campus last weekend even more determined to keep the program among the New England Small College Athletic Conference elite.

Fisher names Golson starting QB for No. 10 Florida State

Jimbo Fisher names Notre Dame transfer Everett Golson starting QB for No. 10 Florida State

Cubit tries to focus on football amid Illinois uncertainty

Interim Illini coach says football will be his focus, but surrounded by campus uncertainty

QB Dobbs has No. 25 Tennessee's hopes soaring

QB Joshua Dobbs goes from helping test aircraft engines to running No. 25 Vols' air attack

Fall previews / Coast Guard Academy

Following are previews of the Coast Guard Academy men's soccer, women's soccer and volleyball teams:

COLUMNS

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Illinois fires coach Beckman one week before season opener

Illinois fires Tim Beckman 1 week before opener amid probe into player mistreatment claims

Huskers' Lewis goes from jail in 2014 to team captain in '15

From jail to team captain: Nebraska's Alex Lewis primed for big finish to his college career

BYU has high hopes for Twin Towers at receiver

BYU has high hopes for Twin Towers Mathews and Kurtz at receiver

Coast Guard football to play season in memory of Flynn

The Coast Guard Academy football team will pay tribute to a former cadet-athlete and friend of the academy, Bob Flynn, during the 2015 season. Flynn, a member of the Class of 1974, served as the Chairman of the Board of the Coast Guard Foundation...

UCONN FOOTBALL

UConn football captains ready to lead the way

In a team vote Wednesday, Andreas Knappe, Julian Campenni, Marquise Vann and Andrew Adams were selected as UConn's football captains for the 2015 season.

UConn's Thomas poised for a starring role at wide receiver

"If I was a quarterback, I'd throw the ball to Noel (Thomas)," said coach Bob Diaco, standing on Rentschler Field two weeks before the UConn football team opens the season against Villanova. "He's probably going to catch it."

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Staten Island routs Tigers 10-2

Shortstop Danienger Perez, making his New York-Penn League debut, went 3-for-4 with a double, triple and three RBI as the Staten Island Yankees routed the Connecticut Tigers 10-2 on Sunday afternoon at Dodd Stadium.

PROFESSIONAL

Giants sign veteran safety Stevie Brown

Stevie Brown back with Giants, Cruz, Ayers probably sidelined for last preseason game

Without Develin, Pats will be flexible at fullback

Without injured Develin, Patriots plan to be flexible at fullback

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Baseball

7 p.m., NESN, YES, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM), WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Staten Island Yankees.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers.

Soccer

Noon, FS1 — Bundesliga: Bayer Leverkusen at Bayern Munich.

Tennis

1 p.m., ESPN — U.S. Open from New York.

6 p.m., ESPN2 — U.S. Open from New York.