| May 4, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Without a post player in the class of 2015, the national champion Huskies may be considering taking on a talented transfer from a former Big East rival.
Two sources told The Courant on Sunday that Georgetown center Natalie Butler, a 6-foot-5 center...
| May 4, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference, led by overall No. 1 seed Maryland, dominated the top spots in the NCAA Division I women's championship bracket announced Sunday night, with six teams among the eight seeded spots in the 26-team field.
Also from the ACC...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:28 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Catherine Horner (La Cañada High, 2012) University of Tulsa sophomore: A two-time CIF Southern Section champion with the Spartans, Horner is now a steady contributor to a torrid...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:31 AM
NEW YORK — Each has a story to tell and all of them paid a lot of dollars to tell it. Yet in the end, the message that their passion sends is the same:
Hey, John Swofford! Hey Jim Delany! Hey, ACC, Big Ten and the other power brokers in college...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 11:32 PM
Kevin Rice scored the game-winner with 2:05 left to play as No. 9 host Syracuse edged No. 5 Notre Dame, 11-10, on Saturday.
The host Orange (5-3, 1-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) got early separation, but the Fighting Irish (4-3, 2-1) rallied in the...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:19 PM
HAMPTON — The pros are obvious. Yet there are also cons, which under close inspection become just as clear.
For the first time in his coaching career, Kecoughtan's Mark Christman has two Division I pitchers on his roster: senior Allyson...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:01 AM
A second-half comeback by the Mount St. Mary's men's lacrosse team fell short Tuesday night as host Saint Joseph's won, 10-5.
The Hawks improved to 7-3 overall and 3-0 in the Northeast Conference. Clayton Wainer scored twice for the Mount (0-11, 0-3),...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
A decade ago, on a bleak March day in 2004, Geno Auriemma sat down in a blue plastic chair inside the gray hallways of Gampel Pavilion and began to chat with the basketball writers who were finishing their day's work.
The coach was a month from...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Florida and Arizona were tabbed early favorites to win their conference basketball tournaments according to one odds maker.
Top-ranked Florida comes in as a 2/3 favorite to win the Southeastern Conference tourney according to Bovada. Kentucky (3/1)...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Considering the pedigree of their respective programs, it is no surprise that No. 2 Syracuse and No. 20 Pittsburgh have made nearly flawless transitions from the Big East to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The Orange won a national championship with...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Pete and Mary Lisicky, one of area basketball's most prominent brother-sister combos and both members of the Whitehall High and Lehigh Valley Basketball halls of fame, will be co-directing this year's Via Hall of Fame Clinic at 3 p.m. on March 23 at...