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UConn Needs Offense To Step Up Against South Florida

September 18, 2014 10:07 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. — On Saturday the UConn defense stopped the Boise State running game. Next up: South Florida.


Eastern Soccer Captain, Now Cancer-Free, Makes Emotional Return

September 18, 2014 10:45 PM EDT

WILLIMANTIC — Jon DeCasanova knew something was wrong in June 2012 when he looked in the mirror and saw his eyes had turned yellow. The signs of jaundice would mark the first steps into a living hell of radiation, chemotherapy, badly swollen limbs and belly and, maybe worst of all, the...


Cersosimo Tradition Continues With Conard Transition

September 18, 2014 6:48 PM EDT

The family tradition continues at Conard-West Hartford.


Yale Bowl 100-Anniversary Celebration Kicks Off In New Haven

September 18, 2014 8:08 PM EDT

NEW HAVEN – When it was completed in 1914, Yale Bowl was a sight to see: circular, epic and largest amphitheater raised since the Roman Coliseum, where gladiators represented more than an athletic metaphor.


Despite Success, Tom Moore Craving First Title At Quinnipiac

September 18, 2014 7:11 PM EDT

HAMDEN – In seven seasons under coach Tom Moore, the Quinnipiac men's basketball team has never won fewer than 15 games. The Bobcats have had a winning conference record in each of those seasons and, in most of them, have come down the stretch with a realistic chance of breaking through...


Yankees Score On Error In Ninth To Beat Blue Jays

September 19, 2014 12:28 AM EDT

Antoan Richardson scored the winning run on an error in the ninth inning as the New York Yankees grabbed a 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to open a four-game series on Thursday. 


Streaking Pirates Sweep Series With Red Sox

September 19, 2014 12:05 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH -- Pennant race games are often nerve wracking, but Gerrit Cole loves them.


Like UConn, South Florida In Rebuilding Mode

September 18, 2014 7:07 PM EDT

Willie Taggart was at the helm of a sputtering football program in early October, 2011.


Taurasi, Dupree Added To USA Basketball Roster

September 18, 2014 3:40 PM EDT

USA Basketball has added Diana Taurasi and Candice Dupree of the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury to its roster as it prepares for the 2014 FIBA World Championship.


UConn To Play Missouri In Football In 2015, 2017

September 18, 2014 10:23 AM EDT

UConn continues to beef up its non-conference football schedule.