| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:31 PM
HAMDEN — With six seniors returning from a 17-win team, expectations are high for the Hartford Hawks.
This is coach John Gallagher's fifth season and his team was picked second in the America East preseason poll. As the Hawks took the floor for...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Reefer: New Hampshire at UConn, Saturday, 5 p.m., Morrone Stadium
STORRS — At the start of the season, UConn women's soccer coach Len Tsantiris did something he had never done in his 34 years of coaching.
He didn't pick captains for the year....
| Nov 12, 2014
| 11:51 PM
Laurel's Fall Festival of Racing is Saturday
Ten sprinters, including local star Ben's Cat, have been entered in Saturday's 23rd running of the $350,000, 6-furlong Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park. Introduced in 1990, the De Francis Dash...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Last season: 11-19
Coach: Howie Dickenman, 19th season
Top players: G Malcolm McMillan, F Faronte Drakeford, F Brandon Peel
Keep an eye on: Who will emerge as a scorer in the absence of suspended guard Kyle Vinales? Vinales, a...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Last season: 11-17
Coach: Beryl Piper, eighth season
Top players: G Kaley Watras, F Amanda Harrington, F TeJahne Malone
Keep an eye on: Watras averaged 8.5 points last season, shooting 35.7 percent on three-pointers. Expect her to...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 11:37 PM
Roger Brown headed to Black College Hall of Fame
Roger Brown, who played defensive tackle at Maryland State, now UMES, will be inducted into the Black College Football Hall of Fame on Feb. 28 in Atlanta. Brown spent 10 seasons in...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Brooke Murphy and Caroline Murray scored in the first 12 minutes of the game, and New Hampshire defeated Hartford 2-1 on Saturday in West Hartford to win the America East women's soccer championship.
Murphy scored her 11th of the season at 1:58 off a...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Wilbon and Van Pelt to headline UM panel on racism in sports
The Shirley Povich Symposium on "Racism & Sports: How Far Have We Really Come?" will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at Maryland. Michael Wilbon, an ESPN "Pardon...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:37 PM
WEST HARTFORD — The Hartford men's basketball team spent a couple of hours on the court one recent afternoon, a practice coach John Gallagher wouldn't let end unless it was to end the right way.
Jumping on players about approach and details,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Over the past few weeks, Tiffany Mapusaga has been introduced to some late-summer/early-fall activities by her new teammates on the St. Joseph volleyball team. Apple picking and river tubing had never been options. Even window shopping at Blue Back Square...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 11:38 PM
Shane Doan had a pair of goals and an assist as the Arizona Coyotes beat the Capitals, 6-5, Sunday night, rallying for their first road victory and handing Washington its fourth straight loss. The Capitals, who blew a 3-1 advantage, mounted a late...