UConn Coaches' Road Show planned for June

The UConn Huskies Coaches' Road Show will travel to four cities in June, providing Husky fans an up close and personal experience with their favorite coaches.

Edsall optimistic about the future of UConn football

UConn's Matt Peart, left, and quarterback David Pindell race to congratulate Aaron McLean, not pictured, on his touchdown during the Huskies' spring football game Saturday, April 14, at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Nearly every minute of every day is filled on UConn head coach Randy Edsall's busy and detailed schedule. Assistant coaches are scattered around the country on the recruiting trail this week.

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.

Lister returns to UConn to join Auriemma's coaching staff

UConn graduate assistant coach Jasmine Lister looks on during a game against Cincinnati on Feb. 17, 2016. She rejoined the staff on Thursday. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Jasmine Lister is returning to UConn to join Geno Auriemma's coaching staff.


Celebrating New London's bright light, Helen LeBeau

Sue Tierney’s voice began teetering, the residual effect of abject sadness, recalling the...


UConn's Moseley named women's basketball coach at BU

UConn assistant coach Marisa Moseley, left, has some advice for Azura Stevens coming out of a time out during a regular-season game against Notre Dame on Dec. 3, 2017. Moseley is leaving UConn to become head coach at her alma mater, Boston University. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Marisa Moseley, an assistant at UConn for nine seasons, was named head coach of the Boston University women's basketball program, her alma mater, on Monday.

UConn rounds out productive week by adding graduate transfer from St. John's

Kassoum Yakwe, a 6-foot-7 graduate transfer from St. John's, became the third player to join the UConn men's basketball program under new coach Dan Hurley.


NCAA basketball panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done

FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2016, file photo, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice speaks during a luncheon at the NCAA Convention in San Antonio. College basketball spent an entire season operating amid a federal corruption investigation that magnified long-simmering problems within the sport, from unethical agent conduct to concerns over the

A panel tasked with reforming college basketball says the NCAA should work to end the one-and-done era and punish coaches and programs that cheat more harshly

Whalen hires Thibault-DuDonis as assistant at Minnesota

Mississippi State assistant coach Carly Thibault-DuDonis calls out a play as the Bulldogs play Louisville in NCAA Final Four national semi final action Friday, March 30, 2018 at the Nationwide Center in Columbus, Ohio. Thibault-DuDonis has just been hired as an assistant to Lindsay Whalen at the University of Minnesota. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Former East Lyme High School girls’ basketball standout Carly Thibault-DuDonis was hired as as a Minnesota women's basketball assistant coach Monday by former Connecticut Sun Lindsay Whalen, recently named the Golden Gophers head coach.


Local roundup: Coast Guard has no trouble with the offense in men's lacrosse rout

Riley McNulty, Will Iorio and Anthony Wyler scored three goals each as Coast Guard beat Emerson 23-5 in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's lacrosse game on Wednesday night.

Local roundup: Montville baseball team upsets No. 3 Holy Cross 5-3

Freshman Griffin Pontbriant went the distance as Montville beat No. 3 Holy Cross 5-3 in a nonleague high school baseball game on Tuesday.


Bruins score four in the third to beat Maple Leafs 7-4 in Game 7

Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak celebrates with fans after his goal off Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen during the third period of Game 7 of an NHL first-round playoff series in Boston on Wednesday. (Charles Krupa/AP Photo)

Jake DeBrusk scored his second goal of the game to break a third-period tie, and the Boston Bruins came from behind to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7 _ again _ winning 7-4 on to advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals

Didi goes deep again, Austin powers Yankees past Twins 7-4

New York Yankees' Didi Gregorius rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during the third inning Wednesday in New York. (Julie Jacobson/AP Photo)

Didi Gregorius homered for the fourth straight game and added two RBIs to his major league-leading total, sending the New York Yankees past the Minnesota Twins 7-4 in a hazy fog for their fifth consecutive victory



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

1:15 p.m., SNY, WOR (710-AM) — MLB: New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals.

7 p.m., NESN, WTIC (1080-AM), WEEI (103.7-FM) — MLB: Boston Red Sox at Toronto Blue Jays.


8 p.m., TNT, NBCSB — NBA playoffs: Boston Celtics at Milwaukee Bucks.


8 p.m., Ch. 61, ESPN, NFL Network — NFL Draft from Arlington, Texas.


11 a.m., Golf Channel — Web.com: United Leasing & Finance Championship from Newburgh, Ind.

2:30 p.m., Golf Channel — PGA: Zurich Classic from Avondale, La.

6:30 p.m., Golf Channel — LPGA: Mediheal Championship from San Francisco.

2:30 a.m. (Friday), Golf Channel — European PGA: China Open from Beijing.


11 a.m., NESN — NCAA women: Boston College vs. Louisville in Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinal from Durham, N.C.

2 p.m., NESN — NCAA women: Notre Dame vs. Virginia in Atlantic Coast Conference tournament quarterfinal from Durham, N.C.


3 p.m., FS1 — UEFA Europa League: Atletico Madrid at Arsenal in a semifinal.


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