Huskies looking to bounce back

Every opposing team's defensive game plan focuses on one important task. Bottle up Ryan Boatright.

Must win for UConn men? Maybe not

The UConn men's basketball team left battered and beaten up, limping out of Fifth Third Arena after suffering a brutal 70-58 loss to Cincinnati in an American Athletic Conference game Thursday.

UConn men hoping for fair weather in Cincinnati

The UConn men's basketball team is shooting for its season-high tying third straight victory tonight, playing AAC foe Cincinnati at 8 p.m. at Fifth Third Arena.

Boatright to the rescue

Senior Ryan Boatright sat on the bench with a towel draped around his neck, watching UConn struggle in the second half on Sunday.


Sun had to make this deal

Player trades in sports faithfully initiate immediacy of reaction, perhaps overreaction. Itís human...


Ex-Husky Crockett helped recruit state star to Temple

Willnett Crockettís checklist did not include an athletic, aggressive, fun-loving kid from New Haven when she embarked on a recent recruiting odyssey.

For UConn's Stokes, a triple play

Kiah Stokes had 10 points, 11 rebounds and a school-record 10 blocked shots Wednesday to help the defending national champion UConn women's basketball team to an 87-32 rout of East Carolina in the AAC.

Stokes leads UConn women to victory

Hartford — Kiah Stokes put up the fourth triple-double in UConn history to help the Huskies to an 87-32 rout of East Carolina on Wednesday night.

UConn's Stokes pursuing blocked shot mark

Normally the subject of setting a record draws little more than an indifferent yawn from reigning national player of the year Breanna Stewart.


Hynes finds Conn to be her 'perfect fit'

Connecticut College freshman forward is averaging 17.2 points and 10.4 rebounds per game for the women's basketball team and has been named NESCAC Player of the Week twice.

College basketball roundup

Tyus Jones scored 17 points and hit a clinching 3-pointer with about 10 seconds remaining Saturday night as No. 4 Duke ended No. 2 Virginia's 21-game home winning streak, 69-63.

Local college roundup: CGA women upset Wheaton 72-65

Torie Sutherland scored a game-high 21 points as the Coast Guard Academy women’s basketball team knocked off first-place Wheaton 72-65 in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference game Saturday.

Dunn scores 23 in loss

Former New London High School star Kris Dunn led Providence College with 23 points, but the Friars lost to St. Johnís 75-66 on Saturday.


Wolves struggle on road

The Edmonton Rush scored the first four goals and went on to hand the New England Black Wolves their second straight lopsided defeat Friday night, beating the Black Wolves 18-9 before 5,257 fans in Edmonton.

Sunday's Schedule

A listing of Sunday's local college games.

Local roundup: Conn College downs Williams in men's hockey

Ryan Mowery had a goal and an assist as Connecticut College bested Williams on Friday night, 3-1, in a New England Small College Athletic Conference men’s hockey game.


As usual, Pats' Brady is all business

You've never seen Tom Brady in a moment of honest panic. Oh, you've seen him get hit, and be furious about it. But have you actually seen him in a state in which his heart rate clearly doubled? No, you haven't.

Junior Seau among eight elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields were elected Saturday to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The class of 2015, announced a day before the Super Bowl, also includes a pair of contributors, Bill Polian and Ron Wolf,...

NHL roundup

Chris Kelly broke a 1-all tie with 5:27 left in the third period and Brad Marchand added an empty-netter for his second goal of the game as the Boston Bruins beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 on Saturday night.



12:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Miami at Florida State.

1 p.m., Ch. 3 - NCAA men: Michigan at Michigan State.

1 p.m., CSN - NBA: Miami Heat at Boston Celtics.

1 p.m., NESN, YES - NCAA women: Wake Forest at Notre Dame.

2 p.m., ESPN2, WTIC (96.5-FM) - NCAA women: UConn at Temple.

2 p.m., ESPN - NBA: Los Angeles Lakers at New York Knicks.

2:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Utah at Southern California.

3 p.m., CBS Sports Network, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA men: UConn at Houston.

4 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA women: Iowa at Maryland.

4:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA women: South Carolina at Mississippi.


6:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30, WFAN (660-AM), WMOS (102.3-FM) - NFL playoffs: New England Patriots vs. Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX from Glendale, Ariz.


1 p.m., Golf Channel - PGA: Phoenix Open from Scottsdale, Ariz.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 - PGA: Phoenix Open from Scottsdale, Ariz.


1 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: St. Louis Blues at Washington Capitals.


8:30 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Arsenal vs. Aston Villa from London.

8:30 a.m., FS1 - Scottish League Cup: Celtic vs. Rangers in a semifinal from Glasgow, Scotland.

11 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Swansea City at Southampton.