UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Busy week for UConn coach Geno Auriemma

It's been a busy July for UConn coach Geno Auriemma

South Carolina the new No. 1 in women's hoops attendance

South Carolina women's hoops tops NCAA in attendance, ending Tennessee's run

UCONN MEN'S BASKETBALL

R.J. Evans begins a new journey

Former NFA standout hired as graduate assistant at Texas

UConn riding a recruiting hot streak

UConn men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie never lost faith. The end result was a very successful recruiting run during which Ollie scored some major victories. He secured commitments from two talented graduate transfers, a promising undergraduate...

UConn men land prize point guard

Georgia star Alterique Gilbert, a top 40 recruit and member of the Class of 2016, commits to the UConn men's on the Fourth of July.

COLUMNS

While the band plays on, H.S. athletes get the silent treatment

The CIAC, which exists to govern high school sports in our state, has taken the concept of "too...

Scott settles into his new golf home at Pequot

There's a new face behind the pro shop counter and in charge of the golf at Pequot Golf Club in...

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Rainaud among contenders at Connecticut Open

Black Hall assistant pro Adam Rainaud fired a 4-under 67 at The Patterson Club in Fairfield, leaving him two shots behind co-leaders John Flaherty and Corey Birch, two UConn golf teammates, at the Connecticut Open.

Long's pitch working wonders with Schooners staff

Dennis Long, one of the archects of the Mystic Schooners, is enjoying his second season in uniform as the Schooners' pitching coach.

PROFESSIONAL

A-Rod homers on 40th birthday as Yankees beat Rangers

Birthday bash: Happy 40th for A-Rod with homer in Yankees' 6-2 win at Texas

White Sox outslug Red Sox 10-8

Adam Eaton collects 3 hits, 2 RBIs in Chicago's 10-8 win over Boston

Mets acquire reliever Tyler Clippard from A’s

The Mets acquired closer Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from Oakland for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner, the team announced Monday. This deal comes three days after the team acquired veterans Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Braves.

ON THE AIR

Baseball

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Chicago White Sox at Boston Red Sox.

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: San Diego Padres at New York Mets.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., FS1, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Texas Rangers.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Oakland Athletics at os Angeles Dodgers.

Basketball

7 p.m., wnba.com/sun — WNBA: Indiana Fever at Connecticut Sun.

Special Olympics

7 p.m., ESPN — World Games from Los Angeles.