H.S. roundup: Ledyard finishes second at Bristol Central wrestling tournament

Four Ledyard wrestlers won individual titles and seven reached the finals as the Colonels placed second in the Bristol Central Invitational on Monday.

H.S. roundup: Montville's Morth wins Outstanding Wrestler award at Yates Invite

Lebanon — Montville had three champions and finished second at the Casey Yates Invitational wrestling tournament on Saturday. Joel Morth won at 132 and was named the most outstanding wrestler at the event. Montville, which...

Kayley Ericson has a long family history of NFA girls' basketball

NFA junior Kayley Ericson has a cheering section of former Wildcats. Her grandfather is former NFA girls' coach Paul Giardi and her mom, Kate Giardi Ericson, was a three-sport NFA star.

Defense ignites No. 2 New London to win over Stonington

Jada Lucas and Rosalee Nicholson combined for 14 steals as the unbeaten New London girls' basketball team blitzed Stonington on Friday, 68-37, in an Eastern Connecticut Conference interdivision game.

H.S. basketball: Ledyard boys rally to edge Bacon 70-69

Ledyard rallied in the fourth quarter to pull out a 70-69 boys' basketball victory over Bacon Academy on Friday night.



Proud papa Sousa thrilled to welcome Crocker back home

Billy Crocker spent 13 years at Villanova until Randy Edsall came calling. Now Crocker is coming...


Huskies' Williams proving she's more than just a gifted athlete

While Gabby Williams has played a starring role as UConn opened her junior season with 16 straight wins and set an NCAA record with 91 consecutive victories, she is demonstrating there is much more to her game than merely using her world-class...

Ex-Husky Aaron Smith among three added to UConn football staff

Randy Edsall added three more people to his UConn football staff on Monday, including one of his former players, Aaron Smith.

Future Husky plays vital role for powerhouse Brewster Academy

Makai Ashton-Langford quietly and efficiently went about his business on the basketball court on Sunday at the 16th annual Spalding Hoophall Classic.


Top 25 basketball roundup

Kyle Washington had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 22 Cincinnati beat East Carolina 55-46 on Sunday for its eighth straight win

Kansas set up for No. 1 following Baylor's first loss

Top 25 Rewind: No. 2 Kansas positioned to move to No. 1 after pair of wins and Baylor's loss

Lady Vols not alone this season in honoring Pat Summitt

For every home game this season, a chair of Tennessee's bench is left vacant to honor former coach Pat Summitt, who died June 28


Local college notes

Camel highlights • The New England Small College Athletic Conference selected Connecticut College's Mary Erb as the women's swimming performer of the week. She broke the school record in the 100...

Local roundup: New London the new No. 1 in girls' basketball state poll

New London leapfrogged Hartford Capital this week and is the new No. 1 in the GameTimeCT/New Haven Register Top 10 girls' basketball poll.


BASEBALL/SOFTBALLMitchell College baseball clinics — Jan. 22, 28, 29 and Feb. 5 at Yarnall Center at Mitchell. Hitting and pitching clinics run by coach Travis Beausoleil and his staff. Ages 12-15 from 8:30-10 a.m., ages 16-18 from...


Breanna Stewart flying home from China to rehab knee

Breanna Stewart to return to US from China after spraining knee ligament with Shanghai club

Pursuing a record 23rd major title, Serena opens with win

For the first five games in the second set, Serena Williams played almost flawless tennis in her first-round match at the Australian Open.



7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Kentucky at Mississippi State.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Texas at Baylor.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Pittsburgh at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNEWS — NCAA men: South Florida at Central Florida.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA women: Memphis at South Florida.

7 p.m., FS1 — NCAA women: Oklahoma at Texas.

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

7:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Houston Rockets at Miami Heat.

8 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: UConn at Tulsa.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Wichita State at Evansville.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Michigan at Wisconsin.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Vanderbilt at Georgia.

10:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Denver Nuggets at Los Angeles Lakers.

11 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: New Mexico at Boise State. 


7 p.m., MSG — NHL: Dallas Stars at New York Rangers.

7 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: Dartmouth at Harvard.

8:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: New Jersey Devils at Minnesota Wild.

9 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Chicago Blackhawks at Colorado Avalanche.


9 p.m., ESPN2 — Australian Open from Melbourne.

3 a.m. (Wednesday), ESPN2 — Australian Open from Melbourne.