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

No. 5 Oklahoma's defense is Big 12's best

No. 5 Oklahoma's defense is Big 12's best under coordinator Mike Stoops

Oklahoma moves up to third place in College Football Playoff rankings

Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the new College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to sixth.


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...



Iowa-Nebraska rivalry off to heated start

Iowa-Nebraska rivalry off to heated start after just 4 seasons

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Ellis scores 24, leads No. 5 Kansas into Maui Invitational title game with 92-73 win over UCLA

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Crawford's drive gives Wake Forest lead in 82-78 win over No. 13 Indiana in Maui Invitational

Syracuse fires coach Shafer after eighth straight loss

Syracuse fires coach Scott Shafer after 8th straight loss; will coach finale against BC


Thomas is a home-grown success story

As a home-grown talent, junior Noel Thomas has an extra appreciation for the UConn football program's transformation into a bowl-bound team.

UConn stuns previously unbeaten Houston and clinches bowl berth

Noel Thomas caught two touchdown passes, including a 45-yarder on a trick play in the fourth quarter, and UConn beat No. 13 Houston 20-17 on Saturday.


Stewart reaches 2,000 points as No. 1 UConn women roll

Top-ranked UConn routs Kansas State 97-57 on 30th anniversary of Geno Auriemma's first win

No. 1 UConn women rout No. 7 Ohio State 100-56 in opener

Stewart scores 24 as No. 1 UConn opens title defense with 100-56 win against No. 7 Ohio State

UConn begins quest for fourth straight national title tonight

In the last week or two, it was nearly impossible to engage in even a little light reading about the women’s college basketball season and not run into some prose on the UConn women’s basketball program’s historic quest to win a...

UConn women sign three recruits

The UConn women's basketball program received National Letters of Intent from three players on Wednesday, who had previously given verbal commitments to play for the Huskies.



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


Auto Racing

8 a.m., NBCSN — Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice from United Arab Emirates.


12:30 p.m., ESPN, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn vs. Gonzaga in Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

12:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Arkansas vs. Stanford in NIT Tip-Off third-place game from New York.

2:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Xavier vs. Southern California in Advocare Invitational semifinal from Orlando, Fla.

3 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Syracuse vs. Texas A&M in Battle 4 Atlantis final from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

3 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Georgia Tech vs. Villanova in NIT Tip-Off final from New York.

5 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Kentucky vs. South Florida in Miami Invitational.

5:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Michigan State vs. Boise State in Wooden Legacy semifinal from Fullerton, Calif.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Iowa State vs. Virginia Tech in Emerald Coast Classic from Niceville, Fla.

7:30 p.m., CSN — NBA: Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics.

7:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Miami Heat at New York Knicks.

7:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Ohio State vs. Memphis in Miami Invitational.

8 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Richmond vs. California-San Diego State loser in Las Vegas Invitational third-place game.

9:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Iowa-Dayton winner vs. Monmouth in Advocare Invitational semifinal from Orlando, Fla.

9:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Illinois vs. Alabama-Birmingham in Emerald Coast Classic from Niceville, Fla.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: New Orleans Pelicans at Los Angeles Clippers.

10:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: West Virginia vs. California-San Diego State winner in Las Vegas Invitational final.

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


Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Navy at Houston.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Miami at Pittsburgh.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Marshall at Western Kentucky.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA: Western Michigan at Toledo.

2:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Missouri at Arkansas.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Iowa at Nebraska.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Washington State at Washington.

3:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Boise State at San Jose State.

4 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Oregon State at Oregon.

4:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Massachusetts at Buffalo.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Baylor at Texas Christian.

8 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Tulsa at Tulane.


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.


11 a.m., NESN — NCAA men: Brown vs. Colgate in Friendship Four from Belfast, Northern Ireland.

1 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL: New York Rangers at Boston Bruins.

2:15 p.m., NESN — NCAA men: Northeastern vs. Massachusetts-Lowell in Friendship Four from Belfast, Northern Ireland.

5 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Chicago Blackhawks at Anaheim Ducks.

7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Montreal Canadiens at New Jersey Devils.