Why can't others follow Dunn's lead?

All the draftees had been interviewed, all the thank-yous issued and clichés uttered, except...

A freak accident sends Medeiros down his golf career path

Everybody has a story about how they ended up going down their career path.



Purvis followed his heart back to UConn

Something deep inside pushed Rodney Purvis toward returning to UConn for his final season of eligibility.

UConn's Hamilton lands in Oklahoma City

Daniel Hamilton's gamble of leaving UConn early paid off with him being selected in the NBA Draft late Thursday night.

UConn's Diaco, wife donate $250,000 to help upgrade baseball, softball, soccer facilities

UConn announced Thursday that football coach Bob Diaco and his wife Julia will donate $250,000 to help fund the construction of new facilities for the men's and women's soccer, baseball and softball teams.


Arizona's Cloney shuts down Coastal Carolina in 3-0 Game 1 win

Cloney leads Arizona to 3-0 victory over Coastal Carolina in Game 1 of College World Series finals

Glory days: Coastal Carolina enjoying boom time in sports

Glorious times for Coastal Carolina, with Dustin Johnson winning US Open and baseball team in College World Series finals

Geno Auriemma and other Huskies pulling for Summitt

The update on Pat Summitt's health caught Geno Auriemma by surprise


Local roundup: CIAC to suspend "Cochran Rule" in 2016

The CIAC will suspend its "50-point" score management policy for one year and play by a mandatory running clock this fall on a trial basis, the organization said when it released its 2016 rules packet on Monday.


LACROSSEWomens’ league — Tuesdays and Thursdays at East Lyme High from 7:30-9:30 p.m., through July 21. For high school, college and post-college players. Fee: $100 ($55 for half-sessions) and $125 for non-residents ($70...

Local roundup: Schooners come up short against the Bay Sox

Andrew Penner (Los Angeles Valley College) went 3-for-3 with two RBI and a run as the New Bedford Bay Sox edged the Mystic Schooners, 4-3.


Farrell tells Red Sox they're better than they're showing

Nick Franklin homered and drove in a career-high five runs for Tampa Bay, helping rookie left-hander Blake Snell beat the Boston Red Sox 13-7 and end the Rays' 11-game losing streak on Monday night

Nats rough up Syndergaard, Mets 11-4

Washington deals Noah Syndergaard his first loss in more than a month, an 11-4 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night in the opener of a three-game series between the division rivals



7 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM), WXLM (980-AM) — MLB: Texas Rangers at New York Yankees.

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

7 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Washington Nationals.

7 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Lowell Spinners at Connecticut Tigers.

8 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Arizona vs. Coastal Carolina in College World Series Finals Game 2 from Omaha, Neb.


10 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA: Dallas Wings at Los Angeles Sparks.


9 p.m., FS1 — Edner Cherry vs. Lydell Rhodes in a lightweight bout and Omar Douglas vs. Alexei Collado in a featherweight bout from Bethlehem, Pa.


3 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA Professional Championship from Verona, N.Y.


7 p.m., NBCSN — U.S. Olympic Trials from Omaha, Neb.

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — U.S. Olympic Trials from Omaha, Neb.


7 a.m., ESPN — Wimbledon from London.