| Nov 16, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Hartford junior forward Nate Sikma, who came down awkwardly in the season opener last weekend against Quinnipiac and has been on crutches since, will miss 2-3 more weeks as he recovers from a high ankle sprain.
For Hartford, the news could have been...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
The UMBC women's soccer team's season came to an end last Friday when the squad fell to No. 4 Virginia Tech, 2-0, in the first round of the NCAA tournament. But the finish did not diminish what the program had achieved in 2013.
The Retrievers (13-6-2)...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:16 AM
The UConn and Quinnipiac men's soccer teams will play each other Thursday at UConn in an NCAA Tournament first round game.
The teams last met in 2004, with UConn winning 2-1.
Quinnipiac won the MAAC championship Sunday by defeating Monmouth in penalty...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:25 PM
The NCAA men’s soccer selection committee did not do any favors for Maryland, UMBC and Navy.
All three programs earned automatic bids to the 48-team field by winning their respective conference tournaments, but each school has a legitimate gripe...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Due to the single-elimination nature of the NCAA men’s soccer tournament, many teams find themselves playing a conservative style that may offer fewer rewards but also reduces the risk of going home prematurely.
Case in point: five of Thursday&...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:36 PM
After a fall in which the UMBC men’s soccer team won its first America East Conference regular-season title since 2003 and its third conference tournament championship in the past four years, the program seemed poised to make a serious run in the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
UMBC announced Tuesday that Aki Thomas has signed a two-year extension that will keep him as head coach of the men's basketball team through the 2015-16 season.
Thomas, who at 34 is one of the youngest coaches in Division I, expressed his gratitude...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The rundown of college basketball games involving state teams through the rest of the season ...
Dec. 4: Hartford at La Salle, 7 p.m.; Central vs. New Hampshire, 7 p.m.; Yale vs. Bryant, 7:30 p.m.; Sacred Heart at Hofstra, 7 p.m.
Dec. 6: Quinnipiac...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:55 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Kareem Ismail (Flintridge Prep, 2013) Macalester College basketball freshman: It didn’t take long for Ismail to garner notice with the Scots.
Thanks in large part to a 27-point,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:33 PM
UMBC has released its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Retrievers, who went 7-8 last year and failed to qualify for the NCAA tournament for the fourth consecutive season.
10: UMBC has qualified for 10...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Like many men’s soccer coaches, Pete Caringi Jr. would love to see his UMBC team win by comfortable, less stressful margins. But the coach also likes what he is seeing from his squad this season.
The Retrievers (12-1-1 overall and 3-0-1 in the...