Mitchell loses to Div. I Sacred Heart

Evan Kelley scored 21 points and four other Sacred Heart players reached double figures Sunday in a 104-68 victory over Division III Mitchell College.

Local colleges: Conn women outlast rival Coast Guard 74-65

Sophomore Liz Malman had a big night with 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists as the Connecticut College women’s basketball team won its fourth straight game with a 74-65 victory over Rte. 32 rival Coast Guard Academy on Tuesday night.

Local college notes

A weekly look at local college teams and local athletes playing collegiately outside the region.

Local roundup: Conn's Kempainen make All-American team

Connecticut College’s Astrid Kempainen earned another honor on Sunday when she was named a first team Division III All-American by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.

Local roundup: Conn advances to final of Camel/Cadet Classic

Zuri Pavlin scored 12 points and had 12 rebounds as the Connecticut College men’s basketball team beat St. Joseph’s of Brooklyn 60-54 on Saturday night in the Camel/Cadet Classic at Coast Guard.

SCHEDULES

COLUMNS

Pierre-Paul's hustle went unnoticed ... which is a real shame

Coaches of high school and youth sports must want to weep uncontrollably when concepts they teach,...

MORE COLLEGE SPORTS

Virginia wins men's soccer title

Virginia is again the best in college soccer.

Oregon QB Mariota wins the Heisman Trophy

Marcus Mariota wrote it all down, every word of his Heisman Trophy acceptance speech. It was a good thing, too, because getting through it might have been tougher than sprinting away from linebacker or tossing a long touchdown pass for the Oregon...

Navy makes it 13 straight over Army

The game was over, and it was time for Navy to celebrate its 13th straight victory over Army.

Oregon's Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

NEW YORK — Marcus Mariota, the prototypical 21st-century quarterback, took an old-fashioned approach to become Oregon's first Heisman Trophy winner. 

UCONN FOOTBALL

A happy ending for SMU, not Huskies

East Hartford - SMU took two penalties Saturday while trying to line up in victory formation and run out the clock.

UConn's football season ends with loss to SMU

EAST HARTFORD — SMU quarterback Matt Davis ran for 191 yards and a touchdown and threw for another 145 yards to lead the Mustangs to their only win of the season, 27-20 over UConn.

UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

No. 3 UConn finds its way back in a hurry

South Bend, Ind. - After a rare early season loss, Geno Auriemma knew his team needed other players to step up offensively for UConn to reach its potential.

UConn, Notre Dame women get together again

When Notre Dame and UConn last played, a national championship was on the line in a historic matchup of two undefeated teams.

UConn women roll past Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Morgan Tuck scored a career-high 25 points and Kiah Stokes added 18 rebounds to help No. 3 UConn beat second-ranked Notre Dame 76-58 on Saturday in the Jimmy V Classic. 

UConn women capture title at the Gulf Coast Showcase

Moriah Jefferson had 19 points and Breanna Stewart added 17 as No. 3 Connecticut beat Wisconsin-Green Bay 89-53 Sunday night in the championship game of the Gulf Coast Showcase.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Thursday's Schedule

A listing of Thursday's local college and high school games.

Local roundup: Old Lyme girls keep rolling

Abby Stone had 21 points and five steals as the Old Lyme High School girls’ basketball team downed rival Old Saybrook on Tuesday night, 55-41, in a Shoreline Conference game.

PROFESSIONAL

NHL roundup

Derek Roy scored the only goal of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.

Patriots defense getting healthier, stingier

Chandler Jones is tackling the quarterback again, Vince Wilfork is stuffing the middle and Darrelle Revis is smothering receivers.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Tennessee at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Hampton at Illinois.

7 p.m., NESN - NCAA men: North Florida at Florida State.

7:30 p.m., CSN - NBA: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics.

8 p.m., ESPN, YES, WFAN (660-AM) - NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors.

9 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: San Diego State at Cincinnati.

9 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: New Mexico State at Baylor.

10:30 p.m., ESPN - NBA: Houston Rockets at Denver Nuggets.

Hockey

7:05 p.m., WCBS (880-AM) - NHL: Ottawa Senators at New Jersey Devils.

8 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: Boston Bruins at Minnesota Wild.