Oregon offensive coordinator Frost is new UCF coach

UCF hires Oregon offensive coordinator Frost to be coach after 0-12 season

Alabama's Henry rushing way into school record book

Alabama's Henry rushing way into school record book, forefront of Heisman Trophy race

Michigan State-Iowa a blue collar matchup for Big Ten title

Overshadowed at times within Big Ten, Michigan State and Iowa form blue collar title tilt

Bowl teams with 5-7 records to be selected in order of academic rating

5-7 teams to be selected by bowls in order of their Academic Progress Rating; Nebraska is tops

USC names Clay Helton permanent coach after strong finish

USC names Clay Helton permanent coach after guiding Trojans to Pac-12 title game


Revenge: A dish best served wet

The footballers of Ledyard High were happily awash in the showers Tuesday, slogging, sloshing and...

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

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



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


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...


No. 1 UConn women visit No. 23 DePaul on Wednesday

The top-ranked UConn women's basketball team concludes a brief two-game road trip on Wednesday night by facing No. 23 DePaul at McGrath-Phillips Arena in Chicago (7:30 p.m., FS1). The Huskies (5-0) are fresh off a 79-31 victory at...

No. 1 UConn women breeze past Chattanooga 79-31

Jefferson has perfect shooting night as No. 1 Connecticut women trounce Chattanooga 79-31

Auriemma faces old pal Foster tonight

Just call Monday's game at Chattanooga the start of the Geno Auriemma friendship tour.

No. 1 UConn earns 40th consecutive win

Breanna Stewart scores 25 points to lead top-ranked UConn to 88-46 win over Nebraska


Local roundup: Waterford's Gathy wins state Scholar-Athlete award in swimming

Waterford's Meika Gathy, a Class S all-state performer, was named the Connecticut Scholar-Athlete recipient in swimming during the Connecticut High School Coaches' Association all-state banquet on Tuesday night.

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...


Pats' Rob Gronkowski has bone bruise, knee sprain

Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski has bone bruise, knee sprain

NHL roundup

Malkin, Kessel lead Penguins to 1st win in San Jose in 18 years, 5-1 over Sharks



7 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: Sacred Heart at UConn from Hartford.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Butler at Cincinnati.

7:15 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Louisville at Michigan State.

7:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wisconsin at Syracuse.

7:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Penn State at Boston College.

7:30 p.m., FSI, WTIC (96.5-FM) — NCAA women: UConn at DePaul.

8 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: New Orleans Pelicans at Houston Rockets.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Arizona State at Creighton.

9:15 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Indiana at Duke.

9:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Notre Dame at Illinois.

9:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Florida State at Iowa.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Indiana Pacers at Los Angeles Clippers.

11 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Gonzaga at Washington State.


8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian PGA Championship from Queensland.

3 a.m., (Thursday), Golf Channel — Nedbank Challenge from Sun City, South Africa.


8 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: New York Rangers at New York Islanders.

9:30 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Edmonton Oilers.