UConn releases 2019-20 women's basketball schedule

UConn head coach Geno Auriemma gives instructions during the NCAA Albany Regional final on March 31 in Albany, N.Y. The Huskies released their 2019-20 schedule on Thursday, which includes home games against the three teams that joined them in the 2019 NCAA Final Four: defending champion Baylor, Notre Dame and Oregon. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

The UConn women's basketball team will play Baylor, Notre Dame and Oregon — the other three teams to join the Huskies in the 2019 NCAA Final Four — as part of their 2019-20 schedule, which was released on Thursday.

UConn's Nelson-Ododa, Williams invited to USA training camp

UConn women’s basketball sophomores Olivia Nelson-Ododa and Christyn Williams are two of six collegiate players invited to participate in the USA Basketball Women’s National Team training camp.


UConn's Gilbert happy, healthy heading into basketball season

UConn's Alterique Gilbert plays in a game against New Hampshire at the XL Cenrter in Hartford on Nov. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

At this stage of preseason, Gilbert is in a far better place than his previous college years when he's spent the majority of the off-season undergoing rehabilitation for shoulder injuries. He's fitter and stronger and also in tune with his teammates.

UConn men to face tough tests to start AAC basketball season

UConn's final men's basketball season in the American Athletic Conference features a challenging start.

Hurley on the road to recovery from spinal surgery

UConn men's basketball coach Dan Hurley has rejoined the program following spinal surgery on Sept. 6 in New York. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

The first few days following spinal surgery were the hardest for Dan Hurley.

UConn basketball coach Dan Hurley recovering from surgical procedure

UConn basketball coach Dan Hurley is in the hospital recovering from a successful surgical procedure to relieve persistent neck and upper back discomfort.


Fitch continues to trick defenses with triple option

It's good to be different. Even in football.

Alyssa Thomas: The hardest working woman in show biz

Alyssa Thomas finally came off the floor after 74 straight minutes.


Indiana routs UConn 38-3

UConn quarterback Jack Zergiotis (11) is sacked by Indiana defensive lineman Michael Ziemba (87) during the second half of Saturday's game at Bloomington, Ind. Indiana won 38-3. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Peyton Ramsey threw three touchdown passes and linebacker Cam Jones returned an interception for his first career touchdown Saturday as Indiana rolled past UConn 38-3.

ND transfer Morgan making immediate impact at UConn

UConn head coach Randy Edsall watches the team warm-up beforethe Huskies' season opener against Wagner on Aug. 29. The Huskies play their first road game on Saturday at Indiana. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

D.J. Morgan always knew he could be an impact player on the major college football level.

Southington's Rose blossoming into a productive tight end at UConn

During his Southington High School glory days, Jay Rose looked and played the part of star quarterback.


Dillon runs for 150 yards, two scores as BC runs over Rutgers

AJ Dillon ran for 150 yards and two touchdowns and Boston College bounced back from a horrible performance a week ago to beat Rutgers 30-16

Norwich captures The Mug on game's final play, tops Coast Guard 17-14

Clyde Tamburro’s 26-yard field goal on the final play of the game lifted Norwich University to a come-from-behind 17-14 win over the Coast Guard Academy on Saturday in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference...

Backup QB Matt Fink leads USC past No. 10 Utah, 30-23

Southern California wide receiver Tyler Vaughns makes a touchdown catch over Utah defensive back Jaylon Johnson during the first half of Friday's game in Los Angeles. USC upset No. 10 Utah, 30-23. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo)

Matt Fink took over on the third play of the game and passed for 351 yards in Southern California's 30-23 victory over No. 10 Utah

Big second half leads No. 20 Boise State past Air Force 30-19

Boise State wide receiver CT Thomas dives in to the end zone for a touchdown as Air Force defensive back Jeremy Fejedelem tries to bring him down in the first half of Friday's game in Boise, Idaho. No. 20 Boise State won, 30-19. (Steve Conner/AP Photo)

Hank Bachmeier threw for 263 yards and two touchdowns, Robert Mahone rushed for a pair of TDs in the fourth quarter, and No. 20 Boise State pulled away in the second half for a 30-19 win over Air Force


Local roundup: UConn tops Princeton in field hockey

Svea Boker scored 4:03 into overtime to lift No. 4 UConn to a 2-1 win over No. 6 Princeton in a nonleague field hockey game on Sunday.

Local college roundup: Mooney leads Bears cross country to win at Bowdoin Invite

Junior All-American Kaitlyn Mooney won by more than 15 seconds as the Coast Guard Academy women's cross country team won the Bowdoin Invitational on Saturday.

Local roundup: East Lyme boys beat Woodstock in ECC D-I soccer opener

East Lyme scored the final three goals to rally for a 3-2 victory over Woodstock Academy on Friday in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Division I boys' soccer opener for both schools.


Patriots tops Jets 30-14

New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead (34) carries the ball for a touchdown in front of New York Jets linebacker Neville Hewitt (46) in the second half of Sunday's game at Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Tom Brady threw a pair of touchdown passes and the Patriots didn't allow a defensive touchdown for the third straight week as New England dominated in a 30-14 win over the New York Jets on Sunday.

Newgarden wins IndyCar championship

Josef Newgarden jumps from his car to celebrate with his team after winning the IndyCar title on Sunday at Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, Calif. (AP Photo/David Royal)

Josef Newgarden won his second championship in three years with a smooth drive in the IndyCar season finale, where he played it safe and watched rookie Colton Herta dominate the road course at Laguna Seca.

CC Sabathia sheds tears as family reads tributes

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia, with his family, sits in the dugout before being honored prior to Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays at New York. (AP Photo/Michael Owens)

CC Sabathia wiped tears with his hands and the top of his size 56 jersey.


Auto Racing

8:05 a.m., ESPN2 — Formula One Singapore Grand Prix.

3 p.m., Ch. 30 — IndyCar Grand Prix of Monterey (Calif.).


1 p.m., YES — MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at New York Yankees.

1 p.m., NESN, WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays.

1 p.m., WCCT, WCBS (880-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at Cincinnati Reds.

2 p.m., TBS — MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs.

6:30 p.m., ESPN — MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at Cleveland Indians.


5 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA playoffs: Washington Mystics at Las Vegas Aces.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — WNBA playoffs: Connecticut Sun at Los Angeles Sparks.


1 p.m., Ch. 3, WTIC (1080-AM) — NFL: New York Jets at New England Patriots.

4 p.m., Ch. 61, WFAN (660-AM) — NFL: New York Giants at Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

4:25 p.m., Ch. 3 — NFL: New Orleans Saints at Seattle Seahawks.

8:20 p.m., Ch. 30 — NFL: Los Angeles Rams at Cleveland Browns.


7:30 a.m., Golf Channel — European PGA: BMW Championship from Surrey, England.

3 p.m., Golf Channel – PGA: Sanderson Farms Championship from Jackson, Miss.

6 p.m., Golf Channel – Champions: Sanford International from Sioux Falls, S.D. (taped today)


6 a.m., Ch. 30 — World Cup: England vs. Tonga from Sapporo, Japan.

12:30 p.m., Ch. 30 — World Cup: Ireland vs. Scotland from Yokohama, Japan. (taped today)


8:55 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Manchester United at West Ham.

9:30 a.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Fortuna Dusseldorf at Borussia Monchengladbach.

11:55 a.m., NBCSN — Premier League: Liverpool at Chelsea.

11:55 a.m., ESPNews — Serie A: Fiorentina at Atalanta.

Noon, FS1 — Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund at Eintracht Frankfurt.

3:55 p.m., ESPN — MLS: Minnesota United at Portland Timbers.

5 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA women: Tennessee at Vanderbilt.

6:30 p.m., MSG — MLS: Philadelphia Union at New York Red Bulls.


6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP: Laver Cup from Geneva, Switzerland.


3 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA women: Notre Dame at Michigan.