| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Late Wednesday and early Thursday, UConn hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh spent time going through the fun and funny text messages, voice mails and emails that tend to arrive in the wake of something like Wednesday's 1-0 victory over No. 3 Boston College at...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:53 PM
STORRS — UConn hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh felt especially tired Sunday morning on his drive to campus.
"And I started thinking back," he said. "No wonder why ..."
A week ago, UConn lost the Liberty Invitational championship game to Yale in...
| Dec 21, 2014
Tommy Amaker is more dreamer than pragmatist. Always has been.
He believed that Mike Krzyzewski, with little more than Chicago toughness, a West Point education and Bob Knight's endorsement, could coach Duke basketball back to national prominence....
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Steve Sarkisian made it clear from the start of his tenure as USC's coach: Roster depth would not be used as an excuse.
NCAA sanctions that were in effect the previous three seasons included the reduction of 30 scholarships and a roster cap of 75...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The Central Connecticut women's soccer team won the Northeast Conference championship and is headed to the NCAA Tournament. It's been awhile, since 2008, but this situation is nothing new for coach Mick D'Arcy, who has won six conference championships...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:10 AM
East Catholic High School opened its doors to eighth-graders and their families on Nov. 6. Tours of the school were led by students who shared their experiences with the large crowds. There were about 125 students that volunteered to help.
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:03 PM
Sandy Barbour joined Penn State as director of athletics last July after spending a decade at the University of California. She stepped into a major role overseeing 31 varsity sports teams, headlined by the football program.
During her short tenure,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 9:12 PM
Thanks in large part to Ashley Betz-White, Old Dominion's women overcame a 14-point deficit to defeat Rice 62-55 Thursday night in Houston.
Betz-White scored 10 consecutive points in a second-half run that gave ODU (9-6, 2-2 Conference USA) a 40-36 edge,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:39 AM
PLAINFIELD — For residents of Connecticut, earthquakes are generally not a high priority concern. They fall into the category of "Things That Happen Elsewhere," along with tornadoes and tsunamis.
But a series of small-magnitude earthquakes that...
| Jan 9, 2015
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Marine Capt. Tom O'Brien had two options in 1979: remain in the service and ship out to Okinawa, or become a full-time assistant football coach at the United States Naval Academy, his alma mater.
"Took me about five seconds to...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:53 PM
They are swooping down upon Pasadena this week like Santa Ana winds in October.
They irritate. They agitate. They make blood boil. They make skin crawl. Face it, they just arrived and we can't wait for them to leave.
But, like it or not, the Florida...