| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:10 PM
After graduating from Lake Forest High School, Cody Murphy hoped to play college hockey in Illinois.
The problem: No Divison I schools in his home state have varsity hockey teams.
"It would be nice for a lot of Chicagoans to have a place to call home,...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:21 PM
STORRS — Patrick Kirtland is not a talker, Mike Cavanaugh explained, but he is a leader.
"He's no rah-rah guy," the UConn hockey coach said. "Pat leads solely by example. If he's not the toughest kid on our team, he certainly is one of them."...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:46 PM
How much do you need to save for retirement?
It's the million-dollar question that never has a precise answer, especially for young people who have decades to go before retiring. But plenty of researchers and financial advisers try to provide some...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Army needed a waiver from the NCAA so it could play Yale on Saturday without hurting its bowl eligibility.
Yale plays in the Football Championship Subdivision and, as a member of the Ivy League, does not offer scholarships and does not play in the FCS...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Welcome back to the USC Now mailbag, where you're still asking about USC's 37-31 defeat by Boston College and are already worried about the 2016 game against Alabama.
Let's get to it.
Farzad asks: When is [USC Coach Steve Sarkisian] going to...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Virginia Tech starting defensive tackle Luther Maddy is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday morning in Blacksburg to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be out two-to-four weeks, according to Virginia Tech trainer Mike Goforth.
Maddy, a 6-...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:17 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Jameis Winston is doing his best to prepare understudy Sean Maguire for his first career start.
Winston is suspended for the first half of Saturday’s contest against No. 22 Clemson (1-1) and plans on getting some “quality...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Ask just about anyone near retirement age if they think they will have plenty of money to last through retirement and you're likely to see their insecurity.
A new study by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College shows they aren't being...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:39 PM
John Toner got UConn into the Big East. He hired Jim Calhoun. He hired Geno Auriemma.
There. In 16 words, Connecticut can embrace the width and breadth of John Toner's contributions to the sports history of our state. They are, by any definition,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Orangewood Christian’s Jimmy Martin has grown accustomed to carrying a heavy load for the Rams (1-1). But the 6-foot, 220-pound senior took two-way play to another level in last week’s 14-0 win over Master’s Academy.
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Franklin, cornerback, senior
A two-way standout, the 6-foot-1, 160-pound 3-star Rivals.com prospect had seven interceptions and 10 pass deflections as an All-Metro second-team corner, helping the Class 3A state champions hold opponents to...