| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Wow! My inbox has become a shoulder to cry on.
No shortage of emails and tweets this week, so my apologies to those I did not respond to — though the sampling here is representative of the comments and questions that filled my inbox.
| Nov 1, 2014
| 3:42 PM
U.S. Rep. Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, D-Newport News, is running unopposed for his seat in the 3rd Congressional District, a seat he has held since 1993.
In early October, a three-judge federal court panel ruled the 3rd District's lines must be redrawn...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 6:26 PM
EAST HARTFORD — With his alma mater searching for a new athletic director, Warde Manuel is near the top of every list speculating on just who will replace the departed Dave Brandon at Michigan.
But 24 hours after Brandon's resignation, Michigan...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:49 PM
In one of the most surprising developments of Virginia Tech's disappointing football season, senior quarterback Mark Leal has decided to leave the program to pursue “a professional opportunity,” according to a statement from Tech's athletic...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Mike Cavanaugh taught bowling at Bowling Green to get to a night like this one. He taught billiards on Bowling Green's green velvet tables. He taught volleyball for the opportunity to coach under Jerry York, an opportunity that would grow into nearly...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:46 PM
A Boston College man, the governor of our state, made this night happen. A former Boston College coach defeated his mentor, a man he called the John Wooden and Bear Bryant of his sport, in a night that jumped for hockey like it hadn't in a long, long time...
| 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...
| 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.