| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:37 PM
Midway through a 15-minute conversation about his team Wednesday morning, Hartford senior forward Mark Nwakamma found himself going back and forth between what is frustrating and what is encouraging.
It was probably fitting. The Hawks, a team with a...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:54 AM
Team on top: Last season was the 11th time in the past 12 years that Cornell captured at least a share of the Ivy League championship. The Big Red have the personnel to make another strong run at a title. They return eight starters, including their entire...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Site: Gampel Pavilion, Storrs
Time: 7 p.m.
TV: SNY (Gary Apple, Tim Welsh, Kerith Burke)
Radio: WTIC AM-1080, WILI-AM 1400, WELI-AM 960, WGCH-AM 1490 (Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman)
Series history: UConn, 44-22
Last meeting: UConn, 80-62, Nov....
| Dec 21, 2014
Tommy Amaker is more dreamer than pragmatist. Always has been.
He believed that Mike Krzyzewski, with little more than Chicago toughness, a West Point education and Bob Knight's endorsement, could coach Duke basketball back to national prominence....
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:25 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Cherelle Moore had game-highs of 26 points and 12 rebounds to lead Hartford past Binghamton 59-44 at the Chase Family Arena.
Moore was 12-for-19 from the field Tuesday night in 27 minutes. Teammate Amber Bepko, who was leading the...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Last season's national championship game was a clash of opposite forces in the world of college men's basketball. It was the old — Connecticut, led by senior Shabazz Napier — versus young — Kentucky's surging cache of first- and second-...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 5:22 PM
HARTFORD — There is still roughly three-quarters of the season to play, and the Huskies, having hit the reset button once or twice already, have a chance to do it again.
"I remember when I was this small," said Sam Cassell Jr., pointing to one...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 5:45 PM
BRIDGEPORT — The Huskies have some idea how this works. Niels Giffey, after he spent a summer with the German national team, returned to Storrs a different, more assertive player last season, and that should still be fresh in their minds.
| Dec 27, 2014
| 3:35 AM
Soon first daughter Malia Obama will be the decider, choosing which colleges to apply to and which one to attend beginning in the fall of 2016, as her father's presidency winds down.
She wants to be a filmmaker, the president has said. Last summer...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Alexis Prince is coming home, and she is bringing one of the nation's top women's basketball teams with her.
Prince, who led Edgewater to a state title in 2012, is averaging 7.6 points and four rebounds per game for ninth-ranked Baylor. The Bears (7-1)...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The Quinnipiac women's hockey team went unbeaten over its first 16 games this season, along the way cracking the top five of the uscho.com national poll and staying there.
The Bobcats (13-1-3) matched a program-best ranking of No. 4 in mid-November,...