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.

UConn's Hamilton has his game back on track

Daniel Hamilton ran into the freshman wall a couple of weeks ago.

Huskies earn a victory they desperately need

These are desperate days for UConn.\n

Boatright leads UConn past Central Florida

STORRS — Ryan Boatright scored 18 points and had seven assists to lead UConn to a 67-60 win over Central Florida on Thursday. 

Huskies know they must clean up their act

A frustrated Ryan Boatright is sick of losing. And he plans on doing something about it.

COLUMNS

Can Pats fans really handle the truth now?

This is, roughly, Day Seven of deflated footballs making national news. Now there’s some kind of...

UCONN

Huskies continue their roll

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 12 of her 19 points in the first half, missing only one shot all game, and No. 2 UConn picked up its 17th straight victory on Sunday, 96-31 over Cincinnati and former Huskies star Jamelle Elliott.

Huskies' Jefferson has found her shot

During a three-game stretch in December, it all caught up to Moriah Jefferson.

COLLEGES

College basketball roundup

Justin Anderson scored eight of his 12 points during a late 12-0 run and No. 2 Virginia edged Virginia Tech.

Krzyzewski's latest victory is grand

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

HIGH SCHOOL

Monday Game Day broadcast is off

Monday's high school girls’ basketball game between St. Bernard and Old Lyme, which was scheduled to be broadcast live on theday.com, has been postponed. No rescheduling date has been announced.

High school boys' basketball: Volkerts powers Fitch past Killingly

Eddie Volkerts had 21 points, 18 rebounds, five assists and five steals as Fitch High School beat Killingly on Friday, 66-51, in an Eastern Connecticut Conference interdivision game.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: Coast Guard finishes third at New England Duals

Coast Guard’s Nate Giorgio (133 pounds) and Mike Shermot (174) each went 4-0 as the Bears went 3-1 and finished third at the New England Wrestling Association Duals on Sunday at Springfield College.

PROFESSIONAL

Williams sisters advance to quarterfinals at Australian Open

Venus Williams continued her resurgence at the Australian Open with a 6-3, 2-6, 6-1 win over sixth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska on Monday to reach the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2010.

NBA roundup

Stephen Curry had 22 points and 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored 31 points and the Golden State Warriors beat the Boston Celtics 114-111 on Sunday night for their 19th consecutive home win.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

7 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Syracuse at North Carolina.

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA women: Texas A&M at South Carolina.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Delaware State at North Carolina Central.

7:30 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) - NBA: Portland Trail Blazers at Brooklyn Nets.

9 p.m., CSN - NBA: Boston Celtics at Utah Jazz.

9 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Texas at Iowa State.

9 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Prairie View A&M at Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

Boxing

10 p.m., FS1 - KeAndre Gibson vs. Nelson Lara in a welterweight bout, Travell Maizon vs. Nestor Rosas in a welterweight bout and Rocky Juarez vs. Robinson Castellanos in a featherweight bout from San Antonio.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN - AHL All-Star Game from Utica, N.Y.

Tennis

7 p.m., Tennis Channel - Australian Open from Melbourne.

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

3 a.m. (Tuesday), ESPN2 - Australian Open from Melbourne.