Local colleges: Mitchell softball wins first NEWMAC regular-season title

Mitchell College clinched the New England Collegiate Conference regular season softball championship for the first time in program history with a 6-0 and 16-0 sweep of Southern Vermont on Saturday.

Dunn still contemplating his future

Decision day looms for former New London star Kris Dunn, who is comtemplating whether to remain at Providence College or to declare for the NBA Draft.

CGA names Bynon women's volleyball coach

Mike Bynon, an assistant at Williams College the past two seasons, is named head women's volleyball coach at the Coast Guard Academy.

Local colleges: CGA men earn program's first NEWMAC lacrosse win

Coast Guard Academy earned its first conference win in program history by defeating Emerson 18-4 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's lacrosse match Saturday.

Big Ten's Delany lays out plan for freshman ineligibility

Big Ten's Delany offers freshman ineligibility plan, decries imbalance with academics

COLUMNS

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Duke guard Tyus Jones latest Blue Devil to enter NBA draft

Duke guard Tyus Jones latest Blue Devils freshman to declare that he's entering the NBA draft

Montville's Tyler Contillo on a hot streak at Wheaton

Former Montville High School standout Tyler Contillo is fueling the success of the Wheaton College baseball team.

Big score: College bowl game payouts surpass $500 million

Big score: Thanks to College Football Playoff, postseason payouts surpass $500 million

Duke freshman Winslow to enter NBA draft

Duke freshman F Justise Winslow to enter NBA draft after leading Blue Devils to national title

UCONN FOOTBALL

Shirreffs shines in UConn Blue-White game

Bryant Shirreffs enjoys the family atmosphere on the UConn football team. He’s especially fond of his fellow quarterbacks.

UConn's Jones makes a fast impression

A crowd of NFL team representatives stared down the turf toward the starting line as Byron Jones waited for his turn in the 40-yard dash Tuesday.

UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Seattle selects Mosqueda-Lewis No. 3 overall

They were mere numbers for Kaleena Mosqueda Lewis – would she go second, third, whatever – but there were major questions Thursday night at the WNBA Draft for Kiah Stokes.

UConn's Stewart wins Wooden Award

Frank Kaminsky of Wisconsin, Breanna Stewart of UConn win John R. Wooden Awards

UConn women bring home their 10th NCAA National Basketball Championship

A few hundred fans of all ages gathered Wednesday evening to welcome the University of Connecticut women's basketball team, fresh off another NCAA championship game win.

It's another historic night for UConn, which wins its 10th NCAA women's championship

UConn coach Geno Auriemma's team finished first again Tuesday night, dispatching rival Notre Dame 63-53, to win their third straight national championship and the 10th overall in the program’s acclaimed history.

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Sunday's Schedule

Sunday's local college and high school games

High school roundup: East Lyme softball team beats Ledyard 4-1

Winning pitcher Mikaela LoPriore hit her fifth home run of the season for the East Lyme High School softball team Saturday, helping lift the Vikings to a 4-1 victory over Ledyard in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Large Division.

Saturday's Schedule

Saturday's local college and high school games

PROFESSIONAL

ECC stars Harvey, Campbell lift Mets past Yankees

Harvey's Day: Matt Harvey pitches into 9th, leads Mets to 8-2 win over Yankees

NBA roundup: Nets top Hawks in Game 3

Nets beat Hawks 91-83, cut top-seeded Atlanta's lead to 2-1 in first-round series

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Auto Racing

5 p.m., ESPN2 — NHRA SpringNationals qualifying from Baytown, Texas. (taped today)

7 p.m., Ch. 61 — NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 from Richmond, Va.

2 a.m. (Sunday), NBCSN — IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama qualifying from Birmingham. (taped today)

Baseball

1 p.m., FS1 — MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers.

2 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: Texas A&M at Louisiana State.

4 p.m., MyTV9, SNY, FS1, WFAN (660-AM), WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at New York Yankees.

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

8:30 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego Padres.

Basketball

3 p.m., YES, TNT, WCBS (880-AM) — NBA playoffs: Atlanta Hawks at Brooklyn Nets.

5:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Chicago Bulls at Milwaukee Bucks.

8 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors at New Orleans Pelicans.

10:30 p.m., ESPN — NBA playoffs: Memphis Grizzlies at Portland Trail Blazers.

Boxing

10 p.m., HBO — Sadam Ali vs. Francisco Santana in a welterweight bout and Wladimir Klitschko vs. Bryant Jennings in a heavyweight bout from New York.

Golf

6 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: China Open from Shanghai. (taped today)

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: Legends of Golf from Ridgefield, Mo.

6 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Swinging Skirts Classic from Daly City, Calif.

Hockey

3 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Washington Capitals at New York Islanders.

6 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning.

8 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — NHL playoffs: Nashville Predators at Chicago Blackhawks.

9 p.m., NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Vancouver Canucks at Calgary Flames.

Motorcycle Racing

3 p.m., Ch. 61 — AMA Supercross from East Rutherford, N.J.

Soccer

7:40 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Tottenham at Southampton.

10 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Leicester City at Burnley.

12:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — Premier League: Aston Villa at Manchester City.

Tennis

7:30 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Barcelona Open from Spain; WTA: Porsche Grand Prix from Stuttgart, Germany.

Track & Field

12:30 p.m., NBCSN — Penn Relays from Philadelphia.

3 p.m., NBCSN — Drake Relays from Des Moines, Iowa.