No. 2 Alabama faces Florida as SEC's last hope for playoffs

No. 2 Alabama last SEC team standing in playoff hunt, faces No. 18 Florida for league crown

Swinney: No. 1 Clemson won't be awed by title game

Clemson coach says No. 1 Tigers have prepped for North Carolina, postseason all year long

Coaching carousel turns into roller coaster

While LSU continues to back Miles, the coach knows some things will have to change soon

Iowa, Michigan State set for Big Ten title game

Rivals Iowa, Michigan State set for Big Ten title matchup with playoff spot on the line

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Obasohan scores late layup to give Alabama 74-73 upset win over No. 17 Notre Dame


State football playoff matchups have been compromised ... and must be fixed

As the state high school football playoffs begin Tuesday night, the Connecticut Interscholastic...

Remembering a friend and what he taught me about the business

If you don't complain a lot, the great Dan Jenkins once wrote, people get the idea all you're doing...



Rutgers fires football coach Flood and AD Hermann

Rutgers fires football coach Flood, AD Hermann after embarrassing season on and off the field

Local colleges: Conn College picks up first win

The Connecticut College men’s basketball team picked up its first win of the season, beating Roger Williams 73-60 in a nonleague game on Sunday.

Dunn, Friars come up short against No. 3 Michigan State

Bryn Forbes scored 18 points and Deyonta Davis had six of his 12 points in a game-ending spurt to help No. 3 Michigan State rally past Providence 77-64 in the championship game of the DirecTV Wooden Legacy on Sunday night.

Mayfield leads No. 5 Oklahoma past No. 9 Oklahoma St., 58-23

Baker Mayfield, No. 5 Oklahoma roll over No. 9 Oklahoma State 58-23 to win Big 12 title


UConn falls to Temple

Jahad Thomas ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns and P.J. Walker threw for 160 yards and a score to help No. 25 Temple beat UConn 27-3 on Saturday night and secure a spot in the American Athletic Conference's inaugural championship game.

UConn football team's appetite not yet satisfied

This is a brand new world for this UConn football team. The Huskies enter Saturday's regular-season finale at No. 25 Temple as a bowl-eligible team. The program last qualified for postseason in 2010. The Owls can clinch a spot in the...


Local roundup: Fornaro's outburst paces Coast Guard past Clark

Senior Meghan Fornaro scored all 16 of Coast Guard's third quarter points and finished with a game-high 25 as the Bears downed Clark, 67-51, in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Local college notes

Camel highlights • Connecticut College freshman forward Payton Ouimette averaged 18 points and 12.5 rebounds in wins over Roger Williams and Suffolk. She was named New England Women's Basketball...

NFA's Outlow leaving BC football program

Former Norwich Free Academy all-state running back Marcus Outlow said Monday he will transfer from Boston College. Outlow played at BC for two seasons. "I don't play. I wasn't given the opportunity and I brought a lot of guys to this...


Bradley helps Celts beat Heat 105-95

Bradley scores 25, Celtics put 6 in double figures and top Heat 105-95 to end road slide

Rangers beat Hurricanes to end three-game slide

Mats Zuccarello, Oscar Lindberg pace Rangers to another win over Hurricanes 4-3



7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Michigan at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Northwestern at Virginia Tech.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Maryland-Eastern Shore at Georgetown.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Villanova at St. Joseph's.

7 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Washington Wizards at Cleveland Cavaliers.

7 p.m., SNY — NCAA men: Albany at Quinnipiac.

7:30 p.m., YES, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA: Phoenix Suns at Brooklyn Nets.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Virginia at Ohio State.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Purdue at Pittsburgh.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Miami at Nebraska.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Louisiana Tech at Memphis.

9:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Maryland at North Carolina.

10 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Dallas Mavericks at Portland Trail Blazers.


6:20 p.m., (audio only) — High school: Bacon Academy at Ledyard in CIAC Class M quarterfinal game.


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

8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Minnesota Wild at Chicago Blackhawks.

10:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins at San Jose Sharks.