COLUMNS

Anybody else out there want to see baseball and football switch seasons?

What if baseball and football switched seasons? Baseball in the fall; football in the spring.

UCONN

Adams plans to return for his senior season at UConn

UConn's Jalen Adams (4) drives past Michigan State's Cassius Winston during a game last season in Portland, Ore. Adams announced Sunday that he will return for his senior year instead of leaving early for the NBA draft. (AP File Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez)

UConn's Jalen Adams announced in a video titled "Dear UConn Nation" on his twitter account that he will return for his senior season.

UConn's Vital to test NBA waters, but doesn't hire agent

Christian Vital, the UConn sophomore guard, will declare himself eligible for the 2018 NBA Draft but will not hire an agent, the school announced on Friday.

COLLEGES

Earle Bruce, Ohio State coach who followed Hayes, dies at 87

Ohio State football coach Earle Bruce, right, talks to quarterback Mike Tomczak during a game on Sept. 15, 1984 at Columbus, Ohio.  (Tim Revell/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)

Earle Bruce stepped into his dream job, football coach at Ohio State, under most challenging circumstances, replacing the program's revered longtime leader after a fall from grace.

Virginia hires Tina Thompson as women's basketball coach

Virginia hires Tina Thompson to coach its women's basketball team

HIGH SCHOOL

High school roundup: Sutman, Burrows lead Waterford to victory

Walker Sutman and Jared Burrows had three hits each as No. 7 Waterford beat Woodstock Academy 9-1 in an Eastern Connecticut Conference Division II baseball game on Saturday.

Waterford topples Stonington in the seventh on a phantom grand slam

Waterford's Taylor Lee, right, approaches home plate where her celebrating teammates and home plate umpire Rick Durham look on during Friday's ECC Division II softball game against Stonington at Veterans Field in Waterford. Lee, who cleared the fence with what should have been a walkoff grand slam in the seventh, instead was awarded a two-run double in a 4-2 win because a runner in front of her stopped running the bases. (Dana Jensen/The Day)

Sophomore Taylor Lee had the game-winning hit in the bottom of the seventh inning Friday as the Waterford High School softball team defeated Stonington in a battle of ECC Division II unbeatens.

LOCAL ROUNDUP

Local roundup: CGA baseball team beats Mitchell 8-2

Senior Alex Murdoch's three-run double highlighted a six-run seventh inning as host Coast Guard Academy beat Mitchell 8-2 in a baseball game between the two city rivals.

Black Wolves continue their playoff push, top Knighthawks 11-6

Aaron Bold had a career-high 59 saves as the New England Black Wolves pickedup their third consecutive win by defeating the Rochester Knighthawks 11-6 on Saturday night at Blue Cross Arena.

Local college roundup: Avery Point sweeps past CCRI

Braydon Cooney went a combined 3-for-6 with five runs scored as UConn Avery Point swept a Region 21 baseball doubleheader with the Community College of Rhode Island, 11-9 and 7-6.

PROFESSIONAL

Bucks beat Celtics 104-102 to even NBA playoff series at 2-2

Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon, right, tries to drive past Boston's Terry Rozier during Game 4 of their NBA first-round playfof series on Sunday in Milwaukee. The Bucks won 104-102 to square the series at 2-2. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points and tipped in the go-ahead bucket with 5 seconds left, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 104-102 on Sunday to tie their first-round playoff series at two games apiece

NBA roundup

Indiana's Lance Stephenson fouls Cleveland's Jeff Green late in the second half of Game 4 of a NBA Eastern Conference first-round playoff series Sunday in Indianapolis. Cleveland won 104-100 to even the series at two. (Darron Cummings/AP Photo)

LeBron James and Kyle Korver combined for all but two of Cleveland's final 13 points Sunday as the Cavaliers escaped with a 104-100 victory at Indiana to even the series at 2.

ON THE AIR

Baseball

7 p.m., YES, ESPN, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: Minnesota Twins at New York Yankees.

10 p.m., MLB Network — MLB: Washington Nationals at San Francisco Giants.

Basketball

8 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Houston Rockets at Minnesota Timberwolves.

10:30 p.m., TNT — NBA playoffs: Oklahoma City Thunder at Utah Jazz.

Hockey

7 p.m., NESN, NBCSN — NHL playoffs: Boston Bruins at Toronto Maple Leafs.

7:30 p.m., CNBC — NHL playoffs: Washington Capitals at Columbus Blue Jackets.

Tennis

5 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Barcelona Open.