Attorney defends Glen Miller's role in NCAA investigation

Glen Miller's revealing testimony regarding former UConn coach Kevin Ollie's alleged NCAA violations has thrust him into the spotlight, an uncomfortable position for the Groton native.

UConn football camp provides an opportunity for players to get noticed

UConn head football coach Randy Edsall huddles his team before they start spring workout drills on March 2 at the Burton Family Football Complex in Storrs. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Eleven members of this fall's incoming recruiting class, including Khyon Gillespie and Oneil Robinson II of Capital Prep Magnet School in Hartford, previously attended UConn football camp.

UConn: Ollie fired for impermissible contact, workouts

UConn coach Kevin Ollie, right, gestures during a game against Rutgers on March 5, 2014 at Storrs. Assistant coach Glen Miller is at left. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

The University of Connecticut fired men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper training sessions and improper contact with recruits.

Adams building a strong relationship with Hurley

UConn guard Jalen Adams drives past Auburn guard Bryce Brown during a game last season at Auburn. Adams is returning for his senior season and is developing a strong relationship with new head coach Dan Hurley. (Julie Bennett/ via AP/File)

UConn's new men's basketball coach Dan Hurley has great expecations for star guard Jalen Adams ... and that's just fine with Adams.

Huskies embracing Hurley's tough love approach

UConn coach Dan Hurley gives instructions to his team during Friday's practice in Storrs. (Day photo/Gavin Keefe)

Friday's hour-long workout at the Werth Family UConn Basketball Champions Center provided a snapshot of Dan Hurley's boot camp approach.


Some good, healthy reflection is important this time of year

This is the time of seminal moments: proms and graduations. The last day of school. Moving on. All...


Two games vs. defending champ Cincinnati highlight UConn's AAC schedule

The Huskies will play seven opponents twice and four others just once in coach Dan Hurley's first season in Storrs.

Notre Dame to host UConn women in 2018 Jimmy V Classic

UConn will visit reigning national champion Notre Dame in the 2018 Jimmy V Women's Classic on Sunday, Dec. 2, the school announced on Tuesday.


Gators chomped: Arkansas off to CWS finals, tops Florida 5-2

Arkansas' Casey Martin gestures after scoring on an RBI single against Florida in the first inning of Friday's College World Series in Omaha, Neb. The Razorbacks beat top-seeded Florida, 5-2, to both earn a spot in the finals and elimate the defending national champions. (Nati Harnik/AP Photo)

Gators chomped: Arkansas off to College World Series finals with 5-2 win over defending national champions

Oregon State stays alive at College World Series

Oregon State's Brandon Eisert pitches against Mississippi State in the seventh inning of Friday's College World Series in Omaha, Neb. Oregon State won, 12-2. (Nati Harnik/AP Photo)

Oregon State used a five-run second inning to build a big lead and beat Mississippi State 12-2 in the College World Series on Friday to set up a bracket final rematch.


Local roundup: Groton/Mystic, Waterford to play for District 10 LL softball title

Top seed Groton/Mystic and No. 2 Waterford picked up semifinal wins on Saturday and will face off in a best-of-three series for the District 10 Little League softball 11-12 title.

Local roundup: Lungarini named executive director of CAS

Pomperaug High School Principal Glenn Lungarini was named executive director of the Connecticut Association of Schools on Friday.


Paul Casey shoots 62 and leads Travelers by four

England's Paul Casey acknowledges the gallery around the eighth hole after making birdie during the third round of the Travelers Championship on Saturday at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell. Casey shot an 8-under 62 and will take a four-shot lead into Sunday's final round. (John Woike/Hartford Courant via AP)

Paul Casey shot an 8-under 62 to take a four-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship

Kershaw, deGrom stumble; Kemp slam lifts Dodgers over Mets

Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers throws a pitch in the second inning of Saturday's game against the Mets at New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Clayton Kershaw and Jacob deGrom stumbled in an unexpected ace showdown, Matt Kemp hit a pinch grand slam and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the slumping New York Mets 8-3 Saturday night.


Auto Racing

10:05 a.m., ESPN2 — Formula One French Grand Prix from Le Castellet, France.

1 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar Kohler Grand Prix from Elkhart Lake, Wis.

3 p.m., FS1 — NASCAR Monster Cup Toyota/Save Mart 350 from Sonoma, Calif.

6:30 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Summit Racing Equipment Nationals from Norwalk, Ohio. (taped today)


1 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Seattle Mariners at Boston Red Sox.

1 p.m., YES, WFAN (660-AM) — MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays.

1 p.m., WCCT, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets.

5 p.m., WICH (1310-AM) — NYP: Connecticut Tigers at Hudson Valley Renegades.

8 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Washington Nationals.


4 p.m., NBA TV — WNBA: Seattle Storm at Dallas Wings.

5 p.m., MSG — WNBA: New York Liberty at Los Angeles Sparks. (subject to blackout)

6 p.m., NBCSB — WNBA: Connecticut Sun at Indiana Fever.

6 p.m., NBA TV — WNBA: Minnesota Lynx at Las Vegas Aces.


6:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: BMW International Open from Pulheim, Germany.

1 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Travelers Championship from Cromwell.

3 p.m., Ch. 3 — PGA: Travelers Championship from Cromwell.

3 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: NW Arkansas Championship from Rogers.

5 p.m., Golf Channel — Champions: American Family Insurance Championship from Madison, Wis.


8 a.m., FS1 — World Cup: England vs. Panama from Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.

11 a.m., Ch. 61 — World Cup: Japan vs. Senegal from Ekaterinburg, Russia.

2 p.m., Ch. 61 — World Cup: Poland vs. Colombia from Kazan, Russia.

4:30 p.m., Ch. 61 — MLS: Portland Timbers at Atlanta United.

5 p.m., MSG — MLS: Toronto FC at New York City FC.


7 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Gerry Weber Open from Halle, Germany; Queen's Club Championships from London.

Track & Field

4 p.m., Chs. 10, 30 — USATF Outdoor Championships from Des Moines, Iowa.