UCONN WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

UConn's Stewart to participate in U.S. women's training camp

UConn senior Breanna Stewart is taking a break from her season to participate in a three-day training camp for the U.S. women's national basketball team

Stewart lifts No. 1 UConn to easy 66-54 win over No. 2 South Carolina

Breanna Stewart had 25 points and 10 rebounds as No. 1 UConn again proved who rules the women's game, running past No. 2 South Carolina 66-54 on Monday night.

No. 1 UConn takes top-ranked showdown with 66-54 win

Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and had 10 rebounds as No. 1 UConn ran past No. 2 South Carolina 66-54 on Monday night

Huskies, Gamecocks will contest 1-2 matchup in front of a sellout

The No. 1 UConn women's basketball team will play at No. 2 South Carolina on Monday in front of a sold-out Colonial Life Arena.

UCONN MEN'S BASKETBALL

Miller, Purvis lead UConn to 85-67 win over East Carolina

Shonn Miller and Rodney Purvis led five UConn players in double figures with 16 points each and the Huskies beat East Carolina 85-67 on Sunday to pick up their third consecutive win and sixth in their last seven games

UConn men emerge from the dark with a bright view

An unexpected 10 minutes in the dark helped UConn see the light. Having the lights go out during a team shootaround on Thursday at FedExForum in Memphis reinforced what coach Kevin Ollie has been preaching to his Huskies about overcoming...

UConn rolls past Memphis

Daniel Hamilton had 16 points and 13 rebounds, Shonn Miller scored 12 of his 14 points after halftime as UConn used a second-half burst to defeat Memphis 77-57 on Thursday night.

UConn gearing up for crucial stretch drive

With 10 regular season games remaining, UConn is revving its engine for a charge down the stretch.

COLUMNS

CIAC's new baseball rule is pitch perfect

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, the state’s governing body for high...

UCONN FOOTBALL

UConn announces its 2016 football schedule


The UConn football team will play a pair of nationally-televised night games, seven home games and three non-conference games against Atlantic Athletic Conference opponents in 2016.

COLLEGES

Top 25 basketball roundup

Zach Smith hit two free throws with 18 seconds remaining in overtime to lead Texas Tech past No. 14 Iowa State 85-82 on Wednesday night

Banham got Kobe's attention with 60-point game for Minnesota

Rachel Banham was two days removed from her 60-point performance for Minnesota when the real highlight happened, a congratulatory tweet from her idol, Kobe Bryant

Creighton's Maurice Watson continues to prove doubters wrong

Maurice Watson proves doubters wrong, leads Creighton in climb up Big East standings

Lady Vols look to end road woes, keep Top 25 streak alive

Tennessee needs to end more than a month's worth of road frustration or risk falling out of the Top 25 for the first time in three decades

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Former Coast Guard crew coach Stowe remembered for his lessons, love of the sport

William A. Stowe, 75, a member of the Coast Guard Academy Athletic Hall of Fame who began the school's rowing program in 1971 — as well as an Olympic gold medalist at the 1964 Games in Tokyo — died suddenly Monday at his home in Lake...

Dunn, Friars fall to Marquette in 2 OT

Jajuan Johnson scored 16 points and hit a key 3-pointer with 1:16 left in double overtime, and Marquette outlasted No. 20 Providence for a 96-91 victory on Wednesday night.

LOCAL CALENDAR

BASEBALL/SOFTBALLGrand Slam Softball President’s Day Clinic — Monday, Feb. 15, 9:30 a.m,-12:30 p.m. For ages 9-13. Cost: $50 per player. Contact: grandslam.ct@gmail.com or (860) 908-6566.Montville Babe Ruth Baseball...

PROFESSIONAL

Union head Clark wants to see changes

With spring training approaching and dozens of players still seeking jobs, Tony Clark concluded baseball's current system needs change. Among those still on the free-agent market are pitcher Yovani Gallardo, shortstop Ian Desmond and outfielder...

NASCAR opens the season without two of its biggest stars

Neither Jeff Gordon nor Tony Stewart will be in a car for the season-opening Daytona 500. Gordon retired at the end of last year and will be a Fox analyst. Stewart is sidelined with a broken back. Without two of its biggest stars, the 2016 season...

Borders named fourth WNBA President

Lisa Borders is the new WNBA President, the league announced Wednesday. Borders, who helped bring the Dream to Atlanta in 2007 as the city's vice mayor, will become the league's fourth president.

ON THE AIR

Basketball

5 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: St. Francis (Pa.) at Robert Morris.

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

7 p.m., ESPN2, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn at Temple.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Virginia Commonwealth at Massachusetts.

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Eastern Kentucky at Morehead State.

7 p.m., YES — NCAA women: Syracuse at Virginia.

8 p.m., TNT — NBA: New Orleans Pelicans at Oklahoma City Thunder.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Iowa at Indiana.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Oregon at California.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Radford at UNC-Asheville.

9 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Illinois State at Evansville.

11 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Gonzaga at Portland.

11 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Oregon State at Stanford.

Golf

7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Tshwane Open from Waterkloof, South Africa.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Pebble Beach (Calif.) National Pro-Am.

3:30 a.m. (Friday), Golf Channel — European PGA: Tshwane Open from Waterkloof, South Africa.

Hockey

8 p.m., NESN — NHL: Boston Bruins at Winnipeg Jets.

Winter Sports

8:30 p.m., NBCSN — USSA U.S. Grand Prix Big Air at Fenway from Boston.