| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:10 PM
— The most startling facet of the preseason for the No. 2 UConn women was the realization that not one of their 224 points came from All-America Bria Hartley.
Hartley is out with a badly sprained ankle, her return date undetermined. And yet,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:16 PM
Contrary to popular opinion, not every UConn women's basketball game is played with an accompanying laugh track. It only seems that way, especially if you cue the College of Charleston tape for entertainment.
Every so often, UConn's games maintain their...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 5:01 PM
I am a Title IX baby.
The law was passed in 1972 and I was born in 1973. Just as important, I am the daughter of a woman who was very aware of Title IX. She was a teacher and the Title IX compliance coordinator at her school. She was a woman who cared...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:35 AM
University ofConnecticut women's basketballwas, in the words of one expert, Connecticut Public Television's "tent pole" — the central, essential support for the whole shebang.
It defined CPTV in this state for nearly two decades. It appealed to the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 3:14 PM
As the Travelers Championship Celebrity Pro-Am day was underway at TPC River Highlands Wednesday morning, defending Fredrik Jacobson was arriving.
Jacobson, set to tee off with his Pro-Am group at noon, met the media for a brief press conference. He is...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Born: May 10, 1942 in Braintree, Mass.
Family: Wife Pat, sons James and Jeffrey, six grandchildren
Education: American International College (1968); Braintree High School (1960)
Head Coaching Career:
Old Lyme (CT) High School – 1968-69
| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:45 AM
I don't know why I don't have more affection for Coach Jim Calhoun. Maybe because I've heard too much about the way he treats reporters. No question of his greatness as a coach, though. He's a legend.
What happens next? Connecticut really only has one...
| Jun 22, 2012
When did you become a beach volleyball fan? -- Lou Laccavole, Wethersfield
Yeah! We won the gold in the couch potato event. -- John Soby, York, Pa.
Oh dear, look. It's so cold the volleyball team can't wear their bikinis. -- Mike...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:00 AM
CPTV may not be able to show you big-time UConn women's basketball anymore, but how about your local Little League tournament? Or some Ultimate Frisbee? Stafford Motor Speedway racing? Or perhaps the state's best fishing holes?
You won't find this 24/7...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Do we want to join a club that won't have us as a member?
Connecticut awoke Wednesday to the news that the University of Connecticut had been snubbed by the Atlantic Coast Conference. The ACC had an opening that UConn coveted and made a strong case for,...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 11:30 AM
The UConn women's basketball season got off to a controversial start earlier this year when Coach Geno Auriemma suggested they lower the rim in women's basketball.
Geno was looking for ways to make the college sport more popular outside Connecticut....