No. 18 UConn survives Michigan rally in 74-60 win in Bahamas

Daniel Hamilton scores 16, No. 18 Connecticut holds on to beat Michigan 74-60 in Bahamas

Montville falls to Windham in finale

Willimantic — There’s nothing really fancy about the way the Windham football teams runs its offense. As Montville coach Tanner Grove respectfully put it, “there’s a lot of window dressing, but it’s...

Bacon earns a berth in Class M quarterfinals

Four more teams unofficially qualfied for the CIAC football playoffs with seven berths to be decided on Thanksgiving Day.

Pierre-Paul just happy to be alive after fireworks accident

Pierre-Paul sees plenty that needs improvement in his game after fireworks injury

Brady says despite no matchup, he still respects Peyton

Brady says it's unfortunate Peyton Manning is injured as their teams match up


Rivera sees surging Cowboys facing his unbeaten Panthers

Carolina coach Ron Rivera sees a Dallas team on the verge of a run with Tony Romo back and trying to keep the Cowboys in the playoff picture.

Thanksgiving fete: Favre to be honored during Bears-Packers

A prime-time game between the longtime NFC North rivals Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers is usually enough to make for must-watch viewing on Thanksgiving.

Celtics rally to drop 76ers to 0-16

Isaiah Thomas scored 30 points, Jae Crowder hit a go-ahead 3-pointer and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat Philadelphia 84-80 on Wednesday night, handing the 76ers their 16th straight loss to open the season and record-tying 26th in a row overall.

Vatrano scores second goal of game in OT, Bruins beat Red Wings 3-2

Frank Vatrano scored his second goal of the game at 3:32 of overtime, giving the Boston Bruins a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.


Local roundup: Ouimette sparks unbeaten Conn College to victory

The Connecticut College women's basketball team remained undefeated by beating Roger Williams 85-71 in a nonleague game on Tuesday night.


UConn sets sights on Battle 4 Atlantis trophy

UConn can experience that championship feeling with a successful run this week.

Thomas is a home-grown success story

As a home-grown talent, junior Noel Thomas has an extra appreciation for the UConn football program's transformation into a bowl-bound team.

Stewart reaches 2,000 points as No. 1 UConn women roll

Top-ranked UConn routs Kansas State 97-57 on 30th anniversary of Geno Auriemma's first win


Pressure cooker: SEC coaches face unyielding pressure to win

In SEC, fans, administrators bring constant pressure for coaches to succeed_ or take a hike

Jacksonville State chasing FCS title after flirting with SEC upset

Jacksonville State chasing FCS title after 2 quick coaching changes, flirtation with SEC upset

Top 25 college basketball roundup

Selden scores 25 points as No. 5 Kansas beats No. 19 Vanderbilt for Maui title


Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility

Referees struggle to keep respect amid growing hostility from coaches, players and fans

H.S. football capsules / Thanksgiving week

Previews of the 2015 Thanksgiving week games.

Valley/OL finishes up strong

Garrett Burdick had three interceptions and seven catches for 98 yards to help Valley Regional/Old Lyme beat Haddam-Killingworth on Tuesday, 27-13, in the season finale for both teams.



Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Alabama vs. Xavier in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

1 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Gonzaga vs. Texas A&M in Battle 4 Atlantis semifinal from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

2 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Arkansas vs. Georgia Tech in NIT Tip-Off from New York.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Wichita State vs. Southern California in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

3:30 p.m., ESPN, WTIC (1080-AM) — NCAA men: UConn vs. Syracuse in Battle 4 Atlantis semifinal from Paradise Island, Bahamas.

4 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: UC Irvine vs. Boise State in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif.

4:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Stanford vs. Villanova in NIT Tip-Off from New York.

5 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: West Virginia vs. Richmond in Las Vegas Invitational.

6:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Boston College vs. Michigan State in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif. 

6:30 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Notre Dame vs. Monmouth in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Iowa vs. Dayton in Advocare Invitational from Orlando, Fla.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Providence vs. Evansville in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif. 

9:30 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Middle Tennessee vs. Alaska-Anchorage in Great Alaska Shootout from Anchorage.

11:30 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA men: Santa Clara vs. Arizona in Wooden Legacy from Fullerton, Calif.

Midnight, FS1 — NCAA men: California vs. San Diego State in Las Vegas Invitational.

Midnight, CBSSN — NCAA men: Drexel vs. UNC Asheville in Great Alaska Shootout from Anchorage.


9:30 a.m., WJJF (94.9-FM) — High school: Waterford at East Lyme.

9:30 a.m., WWRX (107.7-FM) — High school: Fitch at Ledyard.

12:30 p.m., Ch. 61, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Philadelphia Eagles at Detroit Lions.

4:30 p.m., Ch. 3, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Carolina Panthers at Dallas Cowboys.

7:30 p.m., ESPN — NCAA: South Florida at Central Florida.

7:30 p.m., FS1 — NCAA: Texas Tech at Texas.

8:30 p.m., Chs. 10, 30, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers.


7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: Alfred Dunhill Championship from Mpumalanga, South Africa.

8 p.m., Golf Channel — Australasia PGA: Australian Open from Sydney.


10:50 a.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Borussia Dortmund at Krasnodar.

1 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Tottenham at Qarabag.

3 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Bordeau at Liverpool.