UCONN FOOTBALL

UConn football hits rock bottom in 41-0 rout


Forget about trying to take any positives from UConn’s dismal performance Saturday night.

Huskies still trying to clean up the mess

When the season ends in a few weeks, UConn should be closer to where it wants to ultimately be.

Diaco sticking with Whitmer

UConnís quarterback of the present and potential quarterback of the future sat several rows apart in the football meeting room on Tuesday.

COLUMNS

He's back to the Kris Dunn we remember

Mohegan - His last official act in this building before Saturday...

UCONN MEN'S BASKETBALL

UConn men meet West Virginia tonight in another title game

The defending national champion UConn men's basketball team goes for another title tonight, playing West Virginia in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off final at Coliseo Roberto Clemente in San Juan. Game time is 6:30 p.m. (ESPN2).

UConn advances to Puerto Rico Tip-Off tourney title game

Last season, UConn was mostly unproven and unnoticed until the Huskies peaked late and won the NCAA title.

UConn men advance to final of Puerto Rico Tip-Off tourney

San Juan, Puerto Rico — Ryan Boatright had 20 points, Rodney Purvis added 19 and No. 17 UConn rallied from five points down in the second half to defeat Dayton 75-64 in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on...

UConn wins opener in Puerto Rico tournament behind Boatright

Ryan Boatright had 19 points, Daniel Hamilton added 15, and the No. 17 UConn men's basketball team held off College of Charleston 65-57 in the first round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Thursday.

UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

UConn women back in action today after rare loss

UConnís had nearly a week to digest a rare defeat, an overtime loss at Stanford on Monday that ended a 47-game winning streak.

NCAAs headed to Bridgeport in 2016-17

Bridgeport - UConn will join Fairfield University to as co-hosts of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament in 2016 and 2017 at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, it was announced on Thursday. The 2016 tourney will host...

Stanford was up to challenge

Days before this game, Geno Auriemma credited Stanford and Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer for continuing to play UConn when many teams no longer see the point in being beat up by the best program in womenís basketball.

No. 6 Stanford stuns No. 1 UConn 88-86 in OT

Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against top-ranked Connecticut to snap the Huskies' 47-game winning streak...

COLLEGES

Local college roundup: Coast Guard men's basketball wins a Classic

Most Valuable Player Kevin Alvarez finished with career highs of 18 points and nine rebounds Saturday , leading the Coast Guard Academy men’s basketball team to a 59-47 win over Regis in the Moe’s Queso Classic championship game.

Winston helps bail out FSU again

Quarterback Jameis Winston trotted onto the water-logged field at Doak Campbell Stadium with aspirations of a second consecutive national championship on the line. The top-ranked Seminoles were in a dogfight, once again, and needed their Heisman...

Another memorable finish goes Harvard's way in The Game

Conner Hempel threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Fischer with 55 seconds to play and Harvard beat Yale 31-24 to capture the Ivy League title outright after blowing a 17-point, fourth-quarter lead on Saturday.

The Game finally has some buzz

Harvard has beaten Yale seven times in a row and in 12 of the last 13 years, temporarily draining much of the luster from one of college footballís oldest rivalries. But this year, for the eighth time in the history of The Game, both teams are...

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Sunday's schedule

FIELD HOCKEYCollegeNational Championship

Saturday's schedule

FOOTBALLCollegeCincinnati at UConn, 8 p.m.

Local roundup: UConn earns return trip to NCAA field hockey final

College Park, Md. - Defending champion UConn advanced to the finals of the NCAA Division I field hockey tournament on Friday with a 1-0 victory over Albany.

PROFESSIONAL

Federer, Wawrinka give Swiss lead

Lille, France - Roger Federer will have the chance to clinch the last big prize in tennis eluding him. The 17-time Grand Slam champion and Stan Wawrinka swept aside Julien Benneteau and Richard Gasquet 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in the doubles to...

Price, Canadiens beat Bruins for third time

Boston - Carey Price made 33 saves, Tomas Plekanec had a goal and an assist, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 2-0 on Saturday night.

Patriots offense will get a test

It’s no surprise that the New England Patriots lead the NFL in scoring. In the past four seasons, they’ve done that twice and finished third twice.

ON THE AIR

Auto Racing

7:30 a.m., NBCSN - Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from United Arab Emirates.

Basketball

Noon, ESPNU - NCAA men: Florida State vs. Massachusetts from Mohegan Sun.

1 p.m., SNY, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA women: Creighton at UConn.

2 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: New Mexico vs. Texas A&M in Puerto Rico Tip-Off fifth-place game from San Juan.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Notre Dame vs. Providence from Mohegan Sun.

4 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: South Florida at North Carolina State.

4 p.m., FS1 - NCAA men: North Carolina Central at Creighton.

4:30 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Boston College vs. Dayton in Puerto Rico Tip-Off third-place game from San Juan.

6 p.m., CSN - NBA: Portland Trail Blazers at Boston Celtics.

6 p.m., SNY - NCAA men: Massachusetts-Lowell at Fordham.

6:30 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: South Carolina vs. Akron in Charleston (S.C.) Classic third-place game.

7 p.m., ESPN2, WTIC (1080-AM) - NCAA men: UConn vs. West Virginia in Puerto Rico Tip-Off final from San Juan.

9 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Miami (Fla.) vs. Charlotte in Charleston (S.C.) Classic final.

Football

11 a.m., ESPNU - NCAA: FCS Championship Selection Show from Charlotte, N.C.

1 p.m., Ch. 3 - NFL: Tennessee Titans at Philadelphia Eagles.

1 p.m., Ch. 61, WMOS (102.3-FM) - NFL: Detroit Lions at New England Patriots.

1 p.m., ESPN - CFL playoffs: Montreal Alouettes at Hamilton Tiger-Cats.

4:25 p.m., Ch. 3 - NFL: Miami Dolphins at Denver Broncos.

8:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30, WFAN (660-AM), WTIC (1080-AM) - NFL: Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants.

3:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - NCAA: Louisville at Notre Dame.

Golf

1:30 p.m., Golf Channel - LPGA Tour Championship from Naples, Fla.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN - NHL: Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins.

10:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) - NHL: New Jersey Devils at Calgary Flames.

Soccer

10:55 a.m., NBCSN - Premier League: Tottenham at Hull City.

1:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 - MLS playoffs: New England Revolution at New York Red Bulls.

5 p.m., ESPN - MLS playoffs: Seattle Sounders at Los Angeles Galaxy.

Tennis

7 a.m., Tennis Channel - Davis Cup: France vs. Switzerland in final from Lille, France.