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.

No. 1 UConn earns 40th consecutive win

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

Saccone does it all for the Colonels

Ty Ebdon is a pretty sharp quarterback, having held down that gig for three years at Ledyard

This time, Patriots-Broncos is all about defense

For once, Patriots-Broncos game isn't all about the aerial fireworks but the dominant defenses

Redskins host Giants with first place in NFC East at stake

'1-game season': Redskins host Giants with chance to grab first-place tie in lowly NFC East


NHL roundup

John Tavares scored a tiebreaking power-play goal in the third period, and the New York Islanders beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday night.

Jones maintains lead at Australian Open

Matt Jones shot a 3-under 68 to hold a three-stroke advantage over a surging Jordan Spieth after the third round of the Australian Open on Saturday.

Britain one point away from Davis Cup title

Britain is one point away from lifting the Davis Cup title for the first time in 79 years after winning the doubles against Belgium on Saturday.

Jets clinging to playoff hopes in AFC hunt

The New York Jets were feeling pretty good on the flight back from over the pond after improving to 3-1 with a 27-14 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium on Oct. 4. Todd Bowles' bunch would win the following week, too, topping...



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...



Benzema's France career in jeopardy as Valbuena speaks out

Karim Benzema's place on France's national soccer team could be in jeopardy.

Asian soccer body urges support for FIFA candidate Salman

FIFA presidential candidate Sheikh Salman received an endorsement Friday from his executive committee colleagues at the Asian soccer confederation.


Conn College wins consolation game at Great Northern Shootout

Joe Birmingham's goal 11:35 into the third period lifted the Connecticut College men's hockey team to a 1-0 win over Middlebury on Saturday in the consolation game of Norwich University's Great Northern Shootout.


No. 10 Gonzaga holds off No. 18 UConn in Bahamas

No. 10 Gonzaga loses big lead, holds on to down No. 18 Connecticut 73-70 in Bahamas

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...

Syracuse beats No. 18 UConn 79-76 in Bahamas

Syracuse uses 2nd half spurt, beats No. 18 UConn 79-76 to advance to Battle 4 Atlantis final


Top 25 college football roundup

Griffith, Henry propel No. 2 Alabama to 29-13 win over Auburn, SEC West title

Top 25 women's college basketball roundup

Cable scores 22 points and earns MVP, No. 3 Notre Dame beats UCLA 92-84 in overtime

NCAA men's basketball roundup

Robert Carter had 17 points and eight rebounds to help No. 2 Maryland beat Cleveland State 80-63 on Saturday night.


East Lyme rallies past Waterford

Rudy Bagos knew his East Lyme football team was getting better as the season went on. But the numbers didn't back him up.

It's official: Bacon to visit Ledyard in Class M football playoffs

The CIAC officially certified its high school football playing pairings on Friday, confirming an enticing matchup in Class M between Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division rivals Ledyard and Bacon Academy. The Colonels (9-1)...

Ledyard beats Fitch 55-20

Luke Saccone had two touchdowns, three interceptions and seven extra points as Ledyard rolled to a 55-20 win over Fitch in their annual Thanksgiving Day game.


Auto Racing

8 a.m., CNBC — Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying from United Arab Emirates.


1 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA women: Nebraska at UConn from Hartford.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — NBA: Brooklyn Nets at Cleveland Cavaliers.

7:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Georgia at Seton Hall.

8:30 p.m., NBA TV — NBA: Denver Nuggets at Dallas Mavericks.


3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Jermall Charlo vs. Wilky Campfort in a super welterweight bout, Errol Spence Jr. vs. Alejandro Barrera in a welterweight bout and Erickson Lubin vs. Alexis Camacho in a super welterweight bout from Dallas.

3:45 p.m., HBO — Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury in a heavyweight bout from Dusseldorf, Germany.

11 p.m., Showtime — Eleider Alvarez vs. Isaac Chilemba in a light heavyweight bout and James DeGale vs. Lucian Bute in a super middleweight bout from Quebec City, Quebec.


Noon, Ch. 8 — NCAA: Ohio State at Michigan.

Noon, ESPN — NCAA: Clemson at South Carolina.

Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA: Georgia at Georgia Tech.

Noon, ESPNU — NCAA: Virginia Tech at Virginia.

Noon, ESPNEWS — NCAA: Southern Methodist at Memphis.

Noon, CBSSN — NCAA: Cincinnati at East Carolina.

Noon, FS1 — NCAA: Iowa State at West Virginia.

12:30 p.m., NESN — NCAA: Boston College at Syracuse.

12:30 p.m., WCCT — NCAA: Duke at Wake Forest.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 3 — NCAA: Alabama at Auburn.

3:30 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: UCLA at Southern California.

3:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Penn State at Michigan State.

3:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: North Carolina at North Carolina State.

3:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Illinois vs. Northwestern from Chicago.

3:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Brigham Young at Utah State.

4 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Kansas State at Kansas.

5 p.m., NBCSN — NCAA: Grambling State vs. Southern University from New Orleans.

7 p.m., ESPNU, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA: UConn at Temple.

7:15 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Mississippi at Mississippi State.

7:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — NCAA: Notre Dame at Stanford.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Florida State at Florida.

8 p.m., Ch. 8 — NCAA: Oklahoma at Oklahoma State.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA: Colorado State at Fresno State.

10 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Arizona State at California.

10:15 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA: Air Force at New Mexico State.

10:45 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Nevada at San Diego State.


5:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Alfred Dunhill Championship from Mpumalanga, South Africa.

8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.


6 p.m., NESN — NCAA men: Colgate  vs. Northeastern in Friendship Four consolation from Belfast, Northern Ireland. (taped today)

7:05 p.m., WCBS (880-AM) — NHL: New Jersey Devils at Montreal Canadiens.

8 p.m., NESN — NCAA men: Brown vs. Massachusetts-Lowell in Friendship Four final from Belfast, Northern Ireland. (taped today)


3:30 p.m., NBCSN — Aspen (Colo.) Winternationals.


9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Hertha Berlin at Bayern Munich.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Southampton at Manchester City.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Premier League: Manchester United at Leicester.